Albert Ko

Albert K.

Dublin, CA

Lesson Details

Chemistry

Levels Taught:
Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
Short Version: Chemistry is one of my top areas of expertise. I rank in the 97th percentile on both the AP Chemistry and SAT II Chemistry exams and have consistently received strong recommendations from those that I tutor.

Long Version: Throughout my career, I have received the most requests in tutoring for AP & Honors Chemistry out of all the subjects. In fact, I have tutored many students who end up coming from the same school and class. Besides ranking consistently in the top 1-2% of all of my chemistry classes as a student at UCLA (with classes of over 350 students), I have tutored many students in this subject working at private tutoring companies in the Los Angeles area. Chemistry is one of my top areas of expertise. I rank in the 97th percentile on both the AP Chemistry and SAT II Chemistry exams and have consistently received strong recommendations from those that I tutor.
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About

Albert delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+

Teaching since:
January 2010

I am a UCLA graduate with honors (Magna Cum Laude, 10-time Dean's Honors List). I had a cumulative GPA of 3.838 with 265.5 completed units at graduation and was a 10-time Dean's Honors List Recipient. I also was a member of the UCLA Regents Scholar Society, the Alpha Lambda Delta/Phi Eta Sigma National Honor Societies, the Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Health Honor Society, and Christian Students at UCLA. I was a TA/UA for several undergraduate classes at UCLA, including Education 92F and Life Sciences 2-3.

Experience

The Princeton Review Tutor
Mar 2014 - Present
The Princeton Review

Private Tutor & Test Prep Master
Jan 2014 - Present
ExpertTutors

Education

Bachelor's of Science Degree (Magna Cum Laude, 10x Dean's Honors List Recipient)
Aug 2009 - Jun 2013
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)

Languages

Chinese
Fluent / Native Proficiency
English
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Spanish
Limited Proficiency

Certifications

ABRSM Certified
Aug 2008
Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music

Awards

UCSB Regents Scholarship
Jul 2009
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
UCLA Regents Scholarship
Jul 2009
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
UCLA Scholarship Recognition Award
Jul 2009
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
AP Scholar with Distinction Award
Sep 2008
CollegeBoard

Affiliations

UCLA Alumni
Dec 2013

With a connection to over 500,000 other alumni across the globe, we’re your channel for networking, giving back, engaging and pushing each other forward. With opportunity waiting around every corner, we can turn our potential into exponential growth together.

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Alpha Lambda Delta
Jan 2010

Founded in 1924, Alpha Lambda Delta is an honor society for students in their first year at an institution of higher education. (For a brief history of the Society, click here) We recognize those students who have succeeded in maintaining a 3.5 or higher GPA, and are in the top 20% of their class, in their first year. Alpha Lambda Delta's mission is to "encourage superior academic achievement... to promote intelligent living and a continued high standard of learning, and to assist students in recognizing and developing meaningful goals for their unique roles in society."

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Karen May 18, 2018
AP Exam Prep · Online

Albert tutored our daughter over a period of 2 years for multiple subjects, including AP/SAT exams for math, science, and English. Our daughter received A's in all of the classes that Albert tutored her in, and excellent scores on her SAT and AP exams that resulted in acceptance to her top-choice universities. We give our highest recommendations to Albert's mentorship, tutoring, and college admissions advising. Thank you!

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