Find a math tutor in Chapel Hill, NC

Find math tutors in Chapel Hill, NC

Find math tutors in Chapel Hill, NC

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Top 10 math tutors in Chapel Hill, NC

Students agree: these Chapel Hill math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Math And Stats Tutoring

Math And Stats Tutoring

Offers online services
3 hires on Tutors
2+ years in business
Serves Chapel Hill, NC
Cessilye L. says, "I highly recommend Daniel. He has worked with our high schooler for the past few weeks. Immediately after just a few sessions our son aced the NEXT exam! We highly recommend this tutor!" Read more
Joseph Fuwape

Joseph Fuwape

Offers online services
1 hire on Tutors
Serves Chapel Hill, NC
Onika W. says, "Mr. Fuwape is very patient with our son. He took the time to go over the fundamentals of what our son was missing and he connect with he is actually doing in class. Very appreciative of Mr. Fuwape professionalism. I would recommend any time!" Read more
The Oxford Method

The Oxford Method

New on Tutors
Offers online services
10+ years in business
Serves Chapel Hill, NC
I am a professor at NC State and a global business consultant I make learning fun and easy. I take failing students and turn them into A students.
Dr Phil’s Tutoring

Dr Phil’s Tutoring

New on Tutors
2 hires on Tutors
14+ years in business
Serves Chapel Hill, NC
Thank you for your inquiry. I have hundreds of one-on-one hours tutoring students in math and science,as well as the ACR, SAT, and GRE. I have also helped many other students by providing step-by-step solutions to hundreds of math and science problems for Chegg, the student solutions web site. And I can help you, too. The tutoring takes place in my office in Chapel Hill, where I keep textbooks and other reference material. We usually begin with a half-hour, no-charge session in which we discuss my tutoring method that features the highly effective Retrieval Practice approach to learning. We also agree on a schedule for future sessions. F...

Your Math Tutoring questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Tutors.

How much does a math tutor cost near me?

A math tutor costs $25 to $80 per hour when teaching privately and $25 to $50 per hour when tutoring online. SAT math tutoring costs $45 to $100 per hour on average. Math tutoring centers charge $100 to $200 per month for weekly tutoring sessions.

How do I know if my child needs a math tutor?

Your child may need a math tutor if:

  • Their grades or test scores are declining
  • They get confused or frustrated with homework
  • They are having difficulty or lacking confidence with numbers
  • They are excelling in school and need more challenging tasks
  • You are no longer able to provide help with homework or learning
  • They have a learning disability

How many math tutoring sessions are needed?

Tutors suggest a minimum of one tutoring session per week until students build confidence, understand the subject, and improve grades. Sometimes, a few tutoring sessions can help students get back on track and regain confidence. If the student struggles in two or more classes, more sessions are recommended. On average, students take 9 to 50 sessions.

What do private math tutors do?

Math tutors are responsible for helping students with homework, teaching various mathematical concepts, motivating and boosting confidence, and teaching skills like note-taking, studying, and test-taking. Math tutors also show how to perform calculations, processes, and computations to complete their assignments.

What qualities make a good math tutor?

Look for the following qualities in a math tutor:

  • Expertise and knowledge on the subject
  • A good communicator and motivator
  • A passionate and enthusiastic teacher
  • Ability to quickly identify the student's needs
  • Teaches to the student's strengths and minimizes their weaknesses
  • Personalizes each session and incorporates connections to the student's interests
  • Listens and communicates often with parents and teachers
  • Is inquisitive and asks the student good, open-ended questions
  • Is persistent but always demonstrates patience and empathy
  • Adaptable and able to explain material in multiple ways
  • Shows positivity and encouragement
  • Has a reputation of professionalism and reliability
  • Has resourcefulness and is tech-savvy

Do math tutors help?

Hiring a math tutor helps struggling children keep up and advances those students who aren't challenged enough. A tutor helps improve any student's knowledge, learning skills, and confidence.

Is math tutoring worth it?

Tutoring is worth the money because:

  • Tutoring strengthens subject comprehension, boosts confidence, and builds important learning skills that a crowded classroom can't offer.
  • Tutoring improves grades and tutored students outperform their peers on examinations.
  • Students develop positive attitudes toward the subject after tutoring.

How to find a math tutor in my area?

Home math tutors are available for children in elementary school all the way to students in high school and college. Start by searching our list of private math tutors near you. Then:

  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Interview and compare at least three tutors.
  • Check their references and verify their credentials.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on and Google.
  • Discuss fees, locations, scheduling, and cancellation policies.
  • Ask what payment methods are accepted and if payment is expected after each session.
  • Consider hiring the tutor on a trial basis to see if they are a good fit.

What questions should I ask a math tutor before hiring?

When looking to hire a good math tutor, ask the following questions:

  • What's your level of education or academic training in math?
  • What are your qualifications, certifications, or credentials?
  • How long have you been tutoring, and how many students have you tutored?
  • What ages and learning styles do you tutor?
  • How will you evaluate my child's needs?
  • What is your tutoring process, methodology, and teaching philosophy?
  • Do you have a curriculum, or do you create personalized content for my child?
  • How do you measure and track progress?
  • What results should I expect to see, and what happens if my child doesn't make any progress?
  • How often will you communicate with me and my child's teachers?
  • Will the tutoring sessions take place in-home, at a public location, or online?
  • How many students will be tutored at a time?
  • How much do you charge, and how long is each session?
  • How long and when are you available to tutor?
  • What's your policy for cancellations and make-up sessions?
  • Can you provide me with a list of references?
  • Are you willing to undergo a background check?
  • What makes you an outstanding math tutor?What questions should I ask a math tutor before hiring?

Reviews for Chapel Hill math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Chapel Hill area.
Robin H.
My 11 year old loved this experience. His tutor made him feel comfortable. The tutor is very kind and speaks in a very calm voice which helped my son open up. I highly recommend Math And Stats Tutoring! 💯
Math and Stats Tutoring
Oluwatoni F.
Professor Joseph Fuwape, PhD, is an exemplary tutor whose exceptional skills have left an indelible mark on my academic journey. With decades of experience in academia and tutoring, Professor Fuwape stands out for his remarkable proficiency in various subjects, including mathematics, history, geography, English (especially essay writing), and sciences. One of Professor Fuwape's standout qualities is his unwavering patience. He approaches each subject matter with a calm and understanding demeanor, ensuring that students grasp complex concepts at their own pace. His practical teaching methods bring abstract theories to life, making subjects like mathematics and sciences more accessible and engaging. Having benefited firsthand from Professor Fuwape's tutoring, I can attest to the transformative impact he has on students. His guidance extends across educational levels, from middle school to university, showcasing his adaptability and expertise. Professor Fuwape's decades of experience shine through in his ability to tailor his teaching methods to suit the unique needs of each student. In particular, his expertise in essay writing and English has been instrumental in refining my communication skills. His constructive feedback and hands-on approach have not only improved my academic performance but also equipped me with essential skills for future endeavors. What sets Professor Fuwape apart is not just his knowledge but his genuine commitment to student success. He has played a pivotal role in helping hundreds of students, including myself, navigate the challenges of academia and graduate with confidence. In conclusion, Professor Joseph Fuwape, PhD, is a seasoned educator whose impact goes beyond the classroom. His patient and practical approach, combined with decades of experience, make him an invaluable asset to any student seeking comprehensive and transformative tutoring across a range of subjects. I wholeheartedly recommend Professor Fuwape to anyone looking to excel academically and develop a lifelong love for learning.
Joseph Fuwape
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