Mercy College

TUTORING SERVICES


Mercy College of Health Sciences' tutoring services are led by the Norkaitis Student Success Center and help students gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for course material. Tutors help students improve study habits, prepare for exams, review writing assignments, develop note-taking skills, and so much more. Tutors are available for nearly every subject. Sessions are completely free and unlimited. Use the options below to find the resources you need!

  • Use the General Info tab to find helpful services that are not directly related to a specific course. 
  • Click on the General Education tab to find tutors for your gen ed courses. 
  • Find your major's tab and click to discover the tutors available for your specific program's coursework. 
  • Need to get in touch with a specific tutor? Find their info below!
  • Request writing help to have our expert Writing Tutors review your work! 

If you are unable to find a tutor for the course you need, please contact the Director of Student Engagement.

 

GENERAL INFO & SERVICES
Area Specialty Tutor(s)
English English for Language Learners Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Paakow Essuman)
IT Help Device Assistance, After IT Hours Request Appointment
(Email: Andy Dennis)
Nursing - Test Prep HESI/NCLEX Exam Strategies Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Kristin Turk)
Study Skills Study Skills/Reading Strategies Request Appointment
(Email: Caitlin Mahlsted-Learning Specialist)
Writing APA Style
Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Carl Johnson, Sue Wickham)

 

GENERAL EDUCATION (LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES)*

*Courses are listed alphabetically by department.

Course ID Title Tutor(s)
BIO 101 General Biology See Instructor
BIO 102 General Bioligy II See Instructor
BIO 180 Human Anatomy Request Appointment
(Email: Hannah Hackett)
BIO 185 Human Physiology Request Appointment
(Email: Caleigh Allen, Priya Chariar, Laresa Reed)
BIO 203 Microbiology Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Emily Sell)
BIO 225 Principles of Pathophysiology Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Laresa Reed)
BIO 410 Adv. Anatomy See Instructor
CHE 100 Chemistry for HP Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang, Chasity Marquez)
CHE 101 General Chemistry Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang, Chasity Marquez)
CHE 102 General Chemistry II See Instructor
CHE 320 Organic Chemistry See Instructor
ENG 101 English Composition I Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Carl Johnson, Sue Wickham)
ENG 102 Composition II Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Carl Johnson, Sue Wickham)
MAT 102 General Math Request Appointment
(Email: Caleigh Allen, Minh Giang, Carl Johnson)
MAT 120 College Algebra Request Appointment
(Email: Caleigh Allen, Minh Giang, Carl Johnson)
MED 101 Medical Terminology Request Appointment 
(Email: Priya Chariar)
NTR 205 Nutrition Request Appointment
(Email: Caleigh Allen, Laresa Reed)
PHA 202 Pharmacology, General Request Appointment 
(Email: Priya Chariar, Caleb Mertens)
PHI 110 Critical Thinking See Instructor
PHI 280 Caring Diverse Environ. See Instructor
PHI 310 Critical Thinking See Instructor
PHI 320 Bioethics See Instructor
PHY 101 Physics I Request Appointment
(Email: The Deo)
PHY 102 Physics II Request Appointment
(Email: The Deo)
PSY 101 Psychology, General  Request Appointment 
(Email: Caleigh Allen)
PSY 202 Developmental Psychology Request Appointment
(Email: Caleigh Allen)
PSY 303 Abnormal Psychology See Instructor
SOC 102 Sociology Request Appointment
(Email: Caleigh Allen)
SPE 105 Small Group Comm. See Instructor
STA 165 Statistics Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang, Chasity Marquez)
STA 330 Biostatistics Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang, Chasity Marquez)
SVL 285 Servant Leadership Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang, Chasity Marquez)
ALLIED HEALTH
Course ID Title Tutor(s)
DMS 103 US Physics I 

Request Appointment 
(Email: Justine Erickson)

DMS 115 Cardio I  Request Appointment
(Email: Amelia Sieverding)
DMS 125 US Physics II See Instructor
MLS Courses All

Request Appointment (Email: Brittany White)

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (ASN)
Course ID Title Tutor(s)
  Nursing Math/Dosage Calculations Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Paakow Essuman, Olivia Schroeder)
  HESI/NCLEX Exam Strategies Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Kristin Turk)
NSG 101 Intro to Professional Nursing Concepts Request Appointment
(Email: Kristin Turk)
NSG 102 Professional Nursing Skills I Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang, Kristin Turk)
NSG 132 Nursing Health Promo Life Span Request Appointment
(Email: Kristin Turk)
NSG 160 Nursing Care Life Span I  Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Kristin Turk)
NSG 200 Nursing Care Life Span II Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Kristin Turk)
NSG 230 Nursing Care Life Span III Request Appointment
(Email: Kristin Turk)
NSG 231 Role Transition to Prof Prac Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Kristin Turk)
NSG 280 Caring Diverse Hlth Care Env. See Instructor
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (TRADITIONAL BSN)
Course ID Title Tutor(s)
  Nursing Math/Dosage Calculations Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Paakow Essuman, Olivia Schroeder, Emily Sell)
  HESI/NCLEX Exam Strategies Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Kristin Turk)
NUR 105 Intro to Basic Skills Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang)
NUR 115 History & Trends Nursing Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang)
NUR 125 Therapeutic Comm. Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang, Emily Sell)
NUR 202 Nursing Pharmacology Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Caleb Mertens, Emily Sell)
NUR 205 Found. Nursing Practice Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUR 265 Med Surg I Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder, Emily Sell)
NUR 275 Holistic Assessment Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder, Emily Sell)
NUR 285 Nursing Pharmacology Request Appointment
(Email: Emily Sell, Padmapriya Chariar, Caleb Mertens)
NUR 290 Health Promotion Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUR 305 Med Surg II Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Olivia Schroeder)
NUR 340 Nursing Pediatrics Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUR 345 Gerontology Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUR 375 Nursing Concepts Request Appointment
(Email: Emily Sell)
NUR 390 Med Surg III Request Appointment
(Email: Emily Sell, Laresa Reed)
NUR 405 Med Surg IV Request Appointment
(Email: Chasity Marquez, Laresa Reed)
NUR 410 Obstetrics Request Appointment
(Email: Chasity Marquez, Laresa Reed)
NUR 416 Info & Fin. Mgmt Request Appointment
(Email: Chasity Marquez)
NUR 418 Intro to Research Request Appointment
(Email: Emily Sell)
NUR 430 Comm. Health Nursing Request Appointment
(Email: Chasity Marquez)
NUR 435 Health Policy & Adv. Request Appointment
(Email: Chasity Marquez)
NUR 445 Capstone I Request Appointment
(Email: Chasity Marquez)
NUR 450 Leadership Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed)
NUR 460 Adv. Concepts Nursing Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed)
NUR 465 Transition to Nursing Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed)
NUR 475 Capstone II Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed)
ACCELERATED BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (ABSN)
Course ID Title Tutor(s)
  Nursing Math/Dosage Calculations Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Paakow Essuman, Olivia Schroeder)
  HESI/NCLEX Exam Strategies Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Kristin Turk)
NUA 302 Pharmacology Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar, Caleb Mertens)
NUA 311 Holistic Assessment Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 313 Pathophysiology Request Appointment
(Email: Priya Chariar)
NUA 315 History & Trends Nursing Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang)
NUA 333 Fundamentals/Nursing Request Appointment
(Email: Minh Giang)
NUA 337 Research Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 361 Nursing I Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 363 Family Health Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 367 Population Health Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 421 Nursing II Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 423 Mental Health See Instructor
NUA 432 Leadership Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed)
NUA 435 Info. HC Policy See Instructor
NUA 451 Nursing III Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed, Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 453 Gerontology Request Appointment
(Email: Olivia Schroeder)
NUA 460 Complex Care Request Appointment
(Email: Laresa Reed)
CONTACT YOUR TUTOR!

PLEASE NOTE: Students in courses related to the following programs should seek course assistance from instructors during provided office hours: EMS, Public Health, PTA, and Rad Tech. For courses not listed, students needing assistance with content should contact their instructor during office hours listed in the course syllabus.

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Rebecca Dennis
Director, Student Engagement
Student Success Center 
(515) 643-6782 | rebecca.dennis@my.mchs.edu

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