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Top 10 MCAT tutoring services in Newark, NJ

Students agree: these Newark mcat tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Juliana Numbers Tutoring

Juliana Numbers Tutoring

5.0(1)
Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
Jean A. says, "my experience with Juliana tutoring me was great because she explains each point in detail and it makes it easier for me to understand. She really is very good at explaining and she is very patient." Read more
Lila Tutoring

Lila Tutoring

5.0(3)
Offers online services
2 hires on Tutors
Serves Newark, NJ
Jennifer M. says, "Kourosh is an excellent teacher and very kind. He helped prepare my daughter for the CAT online and was patient and thorough, often providing additional problems for her to work on in between sessions." Read more
TutorsPro

TutorsPro

5.0Exceptional(21)
Offers online services
68 hires on Tutors
5+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
Alex S. says, "I have been working with Mark to prep for my SATs along with honors biology. He has been super helpful and patient in explaining everything and anything whenever I have questions. He is also fun to learn from." Read more
Terry The Terrific Tutor

Terry The Terrific Tutor

New on Tutors
Offers online services
8+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
I am passionate about teaching students to prepare for standardized tests or to assist them in completing homework assignments and giving them the necessary learning tools to achieve academic success. I prepare a lesson plan before each online or in person class. I believe that learning should be fun. I retired from the practice of la. I have been teaching in the classroom or remotely on Zoom since 2014. I am certified by by national tutoring companies to teach the GED, SSAT, ISEE, TACHS, HSPT, SAT, ACT, GRE, GMAT, LSAT and N.J. Bar review for law school admission. I posted my resume on Indeed....
Accomplished Writing  And SAT Tutor

Accomplished Writing And SAT Tutor

5.0Exceptional(9)
Offers online services
3 hires on Tutors
7+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
Royce T. says, "The classes are very indepth and cover all the different questions types. She is very patient and encouraging during our lessons." Read more
SoFlo SAT Tutoring

SoFlo SAT Tutoring

5.0Exceptional(9)
Offers online services
8 hires on Tutors
10+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
Marcelle G. says, "True experts! SoFlo knows the SAT incredibly well and was able to pass on lessons and tricks to my son who improved 310 points on his SAT from a 1240 to a 1550 over the course of 4 months. SoFlo gave my son a ton of curriculum. He needed a set structure and study plan to succeed, otherwise it would be hard to keep him focused. Every week he was studying from real SAT past exams, a free video course, and plenty of 1-on-1 tutoring to give him the skills to be break 1500. My son is very bright but not confident, and his tutor Brian worked with him to gain confidence and have the right mindset for success. SoFlo has changed the direction of my son’s life and now he will have so many more opportunities. I’m so thankful to have found and his team. They are amazing!!" Read more
Infinite Academics

Infinite Academics

5.0(4)
Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
Adelina Z. says, "There were quick response times from the front desk, and I found it incredibly easy to communicate with tutors and set up lessons. I had the pleasure of attending group classes and private lessons for the SAT with Jonathan Milman. He increased my score by 280 points and I cannot thank him enough. I cannot wait to continue to work with Jon as I apply for colleges next year. I highly recommend Jon and the rest of his team!!" Read more
Ascension Educational Services

Ascension Educational Services

New on Tutors
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
With over a decade of experience< I know how to find your child the tutor that will empower your student to learn what's necessary for success. We offer 1:1 tutoring services in math, sciece, English, history and test prep. We also offer Private school consulting for families who are transisioning to private schools.
Tutor Your Way

Tutor Your Way

New on Tutors
Offers online services
2+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
Hi there I am Laci Charles, a profound student of Howard University. I have been tutoring for about 6 years now and I am very skilled in math, science and English. My abilities to help stuents academically while making it and enjoyable and wleocme enviroment is what sets me appart. I would love to build on my business and work with more students
Sofia @ SoFlo SAT Tutors

Sofia @ SoFlo SAT Tutors

New on Tutors
Offers online services
10+ years in business
Serves Newark, NJ
Hi, my name is Sofia! Fun fact: I am the Head Tutor featured on SoFlo Tutor's Cram Course that we have available on our website! There, I go over how I earned a perfect score when I took my own SAT! I love working with students. The most rewarding part of tutoring for me is when a new concept “clicks” with a student - their excitement is contagious, and it’s a privilege to be able to help them reach that point! On a more personal level, I am a talkative, friendly, and patient type of person! I partner with students on a one-on-one basis in the SAT and ACT through SoFlo Tutors, my tutoring agency. I scored in the top percentile on both exams,

Your MCAT Tutoring questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Tutors.

How much does an MCAT tutor cost?

MCAT tutors charge an average of $50 to $150 per hour. Tutors provide personalized, one-on-one, or small group instruction to help you prepare for the MCAT. They may focus on test-taking strategies, review practice materials, and help you improve your performance on practice tests.

Some students hire a tutor who specializes in the subjects where they are weakest. For example, if chemistry is your lowest-scoring area, you may hire a tutor to help you with that section of the MCAT only. Some tutors may offer package deals for multiple sessions or long-term commitments.

What is the MCAT?

The MCAT is a standardized computer test that most medical schools require for admission. It is given throughout the year at Pearson VUE testing centers around the world. Medical schools use MCAT scores to gauge a student's readiness for the challenges of medical school. 

The 6-hour, 15-minute test has four multiple-choice sections that assess a student's knowledge of chemistry and physics, biology and biochemistry, psychology and social behavior, and critical reasoning skills.

How long is the MCAT?

The MCAT is an all-day exam. The actual seated time for the exam is 7 hours 30 minutes, which includes instructions and breaks in between sections. While these breaks are optional, they are recommended. The actual testing time is 6 hours and 15 minutes long for the 4 sections.

What is a good MCAT score?

A good MCAT score depends on the school you want to attend. The median MCAT score is 500 on a scale from 472 to 528. The highest-ranked med schools typically have higher average score requirements. Less competitive medical schools take students with lower scores.

Most students attempt to score as well as or better than the average score of admitted students. The higher the average score at your preferred school, the higher you will need to score to have a chance at admission to their program.

What is on the MCAT?

The MCAT has 4 sections designed to test your science knowledge, including:

  • Biological and Biochemical foundations of Living Systems– This 95 minute section includes 59 multiple-choice questions about biology, organic chemistry, and inorganic chemistry concepts.
  • Chemical and Physical foundations of Biological Systems– This 95 minute section includes 59 multiple-choice questions about biology, organic and inorganic chemistry, and physics concepts.
  • Psychological, Social, and Biological Foundations of Behavior Section – This 95 minute section includes 59 multiple-choice questions about psychology, sociology, and biology concepts.
  • Critical Analysis and Reasoning Skills Section – This 90 minute section includes 53 multiple-choice questions that test your comprehension, analysis, and reasoning skills by asking you to analyze information provided in written passages.

How hard is the MCAT?

The difficulty of the MCAT depends on how well you are prepared, your familiarity with the test content, and your abilities as a test-taker. The test is considered difficult because it is a full day exam covering a vast number of scientific topics.

The test is high stakes since the score can determine your admission to medical school. This pressure to do well, along with the time-pressure of the test itself, make it one of the hardest exams you will ever take.

How many times can you take the MCAT?

Students are permitted to take the MCAT 7 times in their lifetime. Additionally, your attempts are limited to 3 times in a single testing year, or 4 times in a two-year period. No shows or void attempts are included in these limits.

A voided attempt is when you choose at the end of the exam to not have your attempt scored. Students use this option when they feel they performed poorly and do not want that score to count on their permanent record. Instead, they void the exam and are not scored. The test attempt counts toward the annual limit, but the possibly low score is not recorded for medical schools to see.

How to save money on the MCAT?

Here are some helpful suggestions that can save you money on your MCAT costs:

  • Apply for financial aid through the AAMC Fee Assistance Program.
  • Keep your original test date and testing site to avoid costly rescheduling fees. If you must make changes, do it as early as possible to avoid higher fees.
  • Use free or low-cost study materials rather than more costly MCAT tutors or prep courses.
  • Prepare well to ensure a good score on your first test attempt. Test attempts are costly and limited.

What questions should I ask an MCAT tutor?

Some questions you should ask a potential MCAT tutor include:

  • How much is your tutoring rate per hour?
  • Do you offer packages or discounts for long-term commitments?
  • What is your educational background?
  • Have you taken the MCAT yourself?
  • How long have you been an MCAT tutor?
  • Have you been able to help students improve their MCAT scores?
  • What is your teaching style?
  • Do you tailor your approach to my learning style?
  • What study materials do you include?
  • Will you provide practice tests to gauge my improvement?
  • What is your availability? Will we meet in person or online?

Reviews for Newark MCAT tutoring services

Recent success stories from people in the Newark area.
Laury B.
Overall great experience Mr.kourosh did an amazing job with five years old autistic son. He’s patient and understanding and unique way of teaching is amazing. I would highly recommend him to anyone!
Lila Tutoring
Michael R.
TutorsPro is a life savor! There are so many positives! First, their tutors are very flexible with their time. There are numerous occasions where I need more time to work with my tutor or I have a conflict with a session, but the tutors always work with my schedule to make sure I never feel behind in class. They are willing to sacrifice extra time out of their life to make room for students to make sure they feel comfortable in any subject. Additionally, they are very easy to communicate with. I have never had a problem where we are not on the same page with session times. They are very happy to communicate with us and they always make sure there is room for a session. Lastly, most importantly, they always teach in a way where all students can understand. My grades would significantly be lower without a tutor in TutorsPro. I highly recommend TutorsPro if students want to be successful in a specific class.
TutorsPro
Maria C.
A Pleasure to Work With! Olya is a great tutor! She helped my daughter with her essay in a very short time. She worked not only during the time she spent with my daughter but also edited and offered suggestions in between sessions. I would definitely recommend Olya because she is patient, kind and encouraging and knows how to get the details out of anyone. I am happy to say that my daughter got into her dream school, which is Villanova! Thank you, Olya!!!
Accomplished Writing and SAT Tutor
Burhan A.
Great SAT Tutors. I am very happy and recommend Adam and my tutor Matthew to everyone!
SoFlo SAT Tutoring
Michelle F.
I cannot recommend Infinite Academics highly enough for their outstanding support with AP Biology. Their expert tutors provided personalized guidance that not only helped me improve my grades but also boosted my confidence in tackling challenging concepts. Thanks to their tailored approach and unwavering support, I ended AP Biology with a 99 average!
Infinite Academics
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The SAT Test Prep is exceptional, I had a very low score on my SAT around 900s and after the program I was averaging between 1300 and 1400 points. I am thankful my mom convinced me to join the program!
Ivy Test Prep
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