Susan Osborn, Ph.D., an international leader in one-on-one tutoring, test prep, and college admissions

WE PREPARE STUDENTS FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Susan Osborn, Ph.D., founded The Writing Center of Princeton to provide students with research-based, classroom-tested strategies proven to ensure students’ academic, test, and college admissions success. Our goal is simple: to help you become the best possible student and college applicant you can be. We know that each student is unique, and we pride ourselves on developing targeted and innovative lesson plans designed in response to each student’s individual needs and concerns. We capitalize on your strengths to help you maximize your scores, increase your confidence, and prepare you for academic excellence.

about your tutor

Susan, a long-time English and writing professor at Rutgers University and professional writer, brings decades of experience, dynamic professional resources, and personalized client support to each tutoring relationship.

Susan started tutoring students in test prep, college admissions strategies, and language arts over fifteen years ago. Since then, she has guided students and parents through all aspects of academic, test, and college prep as a tutor, adviser, coach, and public speaker.

Whether you are preparing for the SAT, ACT, or AP tests, writing your college application essays, or writing an essay for school, Susan combines traditional research-based methods with classroom-tested and innovative instructional techniques to prepare you for academic excellence. Our strategic approach goes beyond content to teach you study skills, executive functioning strategies, and test-day readiness.

about your tutor

Susan, a long-time English and writing professor at Rutgers University and professional writer, brings decades of experience, dynamic professional resources, and personalized client support to each tutoring relationship.

Susan started tutoring students in test prep, college admissions strategies, and language arts over fifteen years ago. Since then, she has guided students and parents through all aspects of academic, test, and college prep as a tutor, adviser, coach, and public speaker.

Whether you are preparing for the SAT, ACT, or AP tests, writing your college application essays, or writing an essay for school, Susan combines traditional research-based methods with classroom-tested and innovative instructional techniques to prepare you for academic excellence. Our strategic approach goes beyond content to teach you study skills, executive functioning strategies, and test-day readiness.

FROM THE PARENTS

“Susan embodies all of the characteristics of a great teacher: knowledgeable, inspirational, and supportive.”
– Carole S., parent of 10th grader

a note to parents of students

Our core values are integrity, responsibility, innovation, and excellence, and our work with your family is guided by our determination to make a difference in your children’s lives, and to provide your children with whatever academic, test prep, and college admissions support they need. We love kids, we love what we do, and we work every day to bring all of our motivation and knowledge to you and your family. We assure you that we will provide you with a knowledgeable, qualified, personal, and inspiring tutoring experience. Most important, we know you are looking for results and you can count on us to do everything we can to make sure your children achieve academic excellence.