At Tutor the People, our whole goal is to help you succeed. That’s why we take the time to get to know our students and create a custom GMAT prep plan designed just for you. We know that every student is unique, which is why we know that no two study plans should be the same. We take the time to learn about your learning style, strengths and weaknesses, and concerns about the GMAT so we can design the perfect plan just for you.

We’re here to support you every step of the way. That’s why we also work closely with you throughout the business school applications process. We understand that this whole process can feel intimidating, which is why we work with you every step of the way so you can reach your dream MBA program.

We'll Help you achieve your goals
  • 1

    Our Tutors are Superhuman

    In recent years, GMAT tutoring has become a commodity with meager score increases and generic study plans. We hold ourselves to a different standard. At Tutor the People we pride ourselves on providing personalized GMAT test prep based on the needs of the individual student. We hire tutors who not only have scored in the top percentiles on their own GMAT, but are human beings who know exactly what you’re going through. All of our tutors understand exactly what it takes to crush the GMAT, and they’re here to guide you on your own journey.

  • 2

    Free Introductory Hour

    We include a Free Introductory Hour with the purchase of any of our GMAT study packages. Success on the GMAT may require a different approach for each student. Define your strategy and schedule with your tutor during the Free Intro Hour, before beginning your package hours.

  • 3

    A Team Dedicated to Your Success

    Our expert tutors are top-percentile scorers as well as former and current students who understand everything that goes into studying for the GMAT. GMAT prep can be stressful, but our team of tutors are here to help you prepare by providing proven test-taking strategies as well as help with your application timeline and essays.

Success Stories
Tutor the People was the only tutoring service I could find that fit well into my timing and budget. Their onboarding process matched me to a tutor who could help me focus on my weak areas and develop a personalized plan. I raised my score by a significant amount and hit my target on the nose thanks to Tutor the People.
Jeffrey T. GMAT
740 (98%)
I had a great experience. The staff were super helpful answering all my questions when I was deciding how many hours and what plan to go with, and the ability to have a payment plan really made tutoring accessible for me. My tutor, Julian, was extremely flexible with scheduling and the ability to do sessions over Skype allowed me to work it into my busy life very easily. By working with Julian I was able to increase my GMAT score 50 points, which was instrumental in my acceptance to my first choice business school. Thank you!!
Megan L. GMAT
After a long search for a GMAT prep company, I found Tutor the People. I was initially interested because they were a lot more affordable than other prep companies. However, after a personal chat with one of the company's founders, it was apparent they lacked nothing in quality for the bargain. They had a very personal and flexible approach for what I was looking for, and set me up with a tutor to match my needs. All in all, they helped me add nearly 100 points to my GMAT score, and helped me in getting into the top school of my choice.
Nico M. GMAT, currently attending IMD

Top GMAT Tutors

  • Andrew G., MBA

    GMAT: 740, 97th Percentile

    After graduating from UC Berkeley in 1991, Andrew moved to Italy and discovered that he had an affinity and talent for teaching. Two years later, he founded the first of three English schools in Rome and over the next 17…

  • Ethel Y.

    GMAT: 740, 97th Percentile

    Ethel attended the University of Chicago as an undergraduate, where she studied Biology, with a focus on global public health and epidemiology.

    Outside of work and class, Ethel helped lead a student chapter at UChicago in a partnership with a grassroots Peruvian NGO…

  • Preston Z.

    GMAT: 750, 98%

    Preston graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a B.A. in Biology and minor in Chemistry in 2008, and spent the following year analyzing and trading equity during the financial crisis, learning about and making use of various financial instruments…

GMAT Study Packages

Free GMAT® Test

We thinks it’s crucial that GMAT students practice on real GMAT questions. We include a Free GMATPrep® Question Pack.

Customized Study Plan

Your tutor will create a study plan based on your needs.

Top Scoring GMAT Tutors

Our GMAT tutors score within the 94th percentile or above on the exam. In addition to top scores, we vet our tutors to make sure they have a digestible didactic method.

Free Introductory Hour

We add a Free Diagnostic Hour to every package, so students can meet their private GMAT tutor and develop a customized study plan before beginning their paid package hours.

Payment Plans

We offer multiple extended payment options. Contact us to find out which installment plan suits your budget.

Customized Scheduling

Use your study hours as best suits your needs. Some students meet with a tutor daily, while others space it out to weekly meetings.

Our Approach

We believe that the trick to high-quality GMAT prep starts with building strong foundations. Our tutors will work with you to ensure you learn the material by building off of previous content rather than relying on rote memorization.

No matter where you are in your GMAT prep journey, our expert tutors are here to help you succeed every step of the way. We do this by matching each student with a private GMAT tutor who complements their unique needs and learning style. They will then create a personalized study plan designed just for you, while also going over test-taking strategies to make sure you understand the logic behind the exam. At Tutor the People, we want to ensure that you’re prepared for anything the GMAT can throw your way.

When you’re ready to start your GMAT prep, some of the information we seek includes:

  • 1
    Are you new to GMAT prep?
  • 2
    Have you taken the official GMAT exam before?
  • 3
    Have you taken a practice test?
  • 4
    How did you score?
  • 5
    Are you struggling with certain sections/problem types?
  • 6
    Do you need help with grasping the content?
  • 7
    Do you need help with test-taking strategy and time management?
  • 8
    What are your best days/times of availability to meet with a tutor?
  • 9
    Do you prefer in-person or online tutoring? (Note, you can use both options)
  • 10
    Have you registered for an upcoming test date, and what is your deadline?

New to GMAT prep? Here’s some information about the GMAT:

The Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) is a computer adaptive test taken online by students planning on applying to most business school and MBA programs. The student will have 3.5 hours to take four sections. Click on each section to learn more:

Quantitative Section

This section contains a mixture of 31 Data Sufficiency and Problem Solving questions. (Data Sufficiency, Problem Solving). You will have 65 minutes to answer questions using algebra, geometry, and arithmetic.

Verbal Section

This section contains a mixture of 36 Reading Comprehension, Critical Reasoning, and Sentence Correction questions. You will have 65 minutes to interpret passages and complete this section.

Integrated Reasoning

This section contains a mixture of 12 Multi-Source Reasoning, Graphics Interpretation, Two-Part Analysis, and Table Analysis questions. You will have 30 minutes to finish this section, but your IR score will be kept separate from your overall GMAT score.

Analytical Writing Assessment

This section contains 1 topic that you will be asked to analyze and formulate a critique of. You will have 30 minutes to write your essay.

Don’t know where to start?

After learning about our students and their specific needs, we then match the student with a hand-selected private GMAT tutor, who best meets their availability and their unique GMAT needs.

When studying 1-on-1 with a private GMAT tutor, the pair creates a flexible and fluid study plan that focuses on the student’s strengths to supplement their areas of improvement. Depending on the student’s schedule, the tutor can meet as often as daily, either online or in-person at the student’s location of choice. The tutors present their proven methods and help you create the best strategy that works for your needs. In addition, the pair studies the body of the test- from the backbone of the language to the multiple-choice, reasoning, and elimination. There are many factors that go into test-taking, and we take a wholesome approach to help you achieve your goals.

The Total Score
  • Verbal
    Scaled scores from 6-51; cumulative scores from 200-800
  • Quantitative
    Scaled scores from 6-51; cumulative scores from 200-800
  • Analytical Writing Assessment
    Essays are scored twice, and then averaged. AWA scores range from 0-6
  • Integrated Reasoning
    Scores range from 1-8
Total Score Range: 250-800, with an Average Score at 545.6

We’re Here To Help Every Step Of The Way

Are you getting ready to submit your graduate applications? We also offer application help and personal statement revision. We understand that the graduate application process is a rigorous one, which is why we’re here to walk you through the entire process. Our professional application staff can help you ensure that you have a strong application, by encouraging you to find relevant extracurricular activities, leadership experiences, a strong personal statement, and many other factors. We are here to help you get into the graduate program of your dreams!

More Info & Resources

Free GMAT resources:

Beat the GMAT is a free online GMAT social network where you can connect with other GMAT students and share questions.

Sign up for a Free GMAT Math Questions here

Study for the GMAT using official GMAT practice questions

Sign up for the official GMAT Prep Software and take advantage of the Free Online GMAT exam they provide.

Read about Sean’s GMAT study tips!

GMAT Test Dates

Here For You

We know life can be hectic, and that’s why we let you set the schedule. Whether you prefer online or in-person tutoring (or even a combination of both!) we work with you to make the most out of your GMAT study prep. Every GMAT tutoring plan is personally tailored for each individual student’s needs so you can be prepared to crush your exams.

Group Options

If you prefer group classes, no problem! Our GMAT group classes are formed on an as-needed basis both online and in-person depending on your preferences. When you sign up for group classes, a specialized GMAT prep tutor will take some time to evaluate each individual student before assessing the group as a whole, so they can create a strategic plan that suits everybody’s needs and learning style.

What Makes Us Different

Our goal is always to fit each client’s needs and set every student on a path to success. We know this journey of GMAT prep is expensive, so we focus on providing expert tutoring at prices more affordable than our competitors. We also offer extended payment plans so you can just focus on your GMAT prep.

Oh hey :) Think we can help you with the GMAT preparation?

Contact Us