How to Become a Tutor

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How to Become a Tutor

How to become a tutor

Working with other students in a helping role will provide you with some of the most valuable experience you could ever get during your college years.

Students interested in becoming Chemistry, Math, Physics, History, Government, Micro/Macro Economics , Management Information Systems, Biology (pre-nursing and pre-med) and Spanish tutors in Fall 2013 need to email the following documents to kestewart@pvamu.edu

Applicants meeting the qualifications will be selected and contacted for an interview.  If selected as a peer tutor, applicants will be scheduled for mandatory training which must be completed BEFORE working as a tutor.

 

Top 5 Reasons to Become a Tutor

  • Earn money that could help with college expenses
  • Solidify subject knowledge for future courses and graduate school exam preparation
  • Develop communication skills
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Prepare for future employment skills of working with a team

Tutor Requirements

  • Be an enrolled undergraduate with at least a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
  • Submit required documents to Center for Academic Support
  • Have received a B or better in one of the courses listed below.
  • Attend mandatory training for tutors
  • Tutor at least 12-15 hours per week, but no more than 20
  • Be able to tutor 2 subsequent semesters
  • Be able to tutor at least 3 different subjects
  • Provide a letter of recommendation from professors of courses you will tutor

Tutored Courses

  • CHEM 1033, 1043, 1053
  • BIOL 1015, 1025, 1113, 1054, 1064
  • ENGL 0100, 0112, 0131, 1123, 1133
  • HIST 1313, 1323
  • MATH 0100, 0113, 0133, 1113, 1115, 1123, 1153, 1124, 2003, 2024, 2153
  • MISY 1013
  • PHYS 2113, 2123, 2513, 2523
  • POSC 1113, 1123
  • SPAN 1013, 1023

 

This site is maintained by Melissa C. De Witt Last updated 7/20/13

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