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Tutoring Centers

Welcome Back Students! Our team of tutors are available in-person in our Tutoring Centers and via Zoom Monday-Friday, 9am - 2pm.

   Zoom Link

           Brooklyn Park                  Eden Prairie
Tutoring Center, Room G241
   Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm
Tutoring Center, Room E150 & E152
  (includes Math & Writing Center)
Writing Center, Room G221
   Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm
   Monday - Thursday, 7:30am - 6pm
   Fridays 7:30am - 4pm
Math Center, Room G227
   Monday-Thursday, 8:30am - 5pm
   Fridays, 7am - 3:30pm

Tutoring services are free to all students enrolled in classes at HTC. We can help you with:

  • D2L
  • Zoom
  • Office 365
  • Writing
  • Math
  • Health
  • Homework Questions
Email:  Tutoring@hennepintech.edu

Phone: (Leave a voicemail. Messages are checked M-F when the semester is in session)

  • Brooklyn Park Campus at 763-488-2451
  • Eden Prairie Campus at 952-995-1548

After Hours Tutoring

Tutor.com is a free tutoring service that offers up to 15 hours of tutoring per academic year to all HTC students.

Tutoring Team

Brooklyn Park Campus Tutors

Chris Hill
chris.hill@hennepintech.edu

  • Business-all
  • Accounting (3/4 of program)
  • Electronics-all
  • General Education
    • Psychology-all
    • Sociology
    • Philosophy- all
    • Communication-all
    • MS Office general
    • Math-all except Calculus
    • English-all except classes designed for nurses: “short form comp,” “writing for healthcare” and nursing papers
  • Student Success Course

Karen Hartneck
Access Services Specialist
karen.hartneck@hennepintech.edu 

  • MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, One Note
  • Intro to Mac
  • English
  • Business English
  • Reading
  • Study Skills
  • D2L, Email, Zoom

Kerrie Patterson
Writing Center Tutor
kerrie.patterson@hennepintech.edu

  • English
  • ESL
  • Communication
  • Philosophy
  • Sociology
  • Student Success
  • Nutrition

Pamela Mueller
pamela.mueller@hennepintech.edu

  • Microsoft Office Programs: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, Project
  • Adobe Programs: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat
  • Graphics Programs
  • CPLT classes
  • Child Development
  • Microsoft Office Productivity Apps 1 & 2
  • METS 1000: MSOffice and beginning AutoCAD

Rob Stokowski
Math Center Tutor
rob.stokowski@hennepintech.edu 

  • Math
  • Physics
  • METS 2100 Statics and Strengths of Materials
  • MACH 2425 - Geometry/Trigonometry for Machinists

Tim McCourtney
tim.mccourtney@hennepintech.edu 

  • Information Technology CCIS
    • Windows / Linux Python, CCNA
    • Network Essentials, A+
    • Computer Security, HTML
    • Microsoft Office
  • Manufacturing and Engineering Technology
    • FLPW; Fluid Power Tech I, Industrial Electricity I
    • MACH; Blueprint Reading, Machining Technology
    • ENGC; AutoCAD, GD&T
    • WLDG; Blueprint Reading
    • METS; Quality Control, Design Principles, etc.
  • General Education
    • Mathematics for the Trades
    • Ethics
    • Introduction to Sociology
    • Interpersonal Communication
    • Technical Writing
  • Landscaping/Horticulture

Eden Prairie Campus Tutors

Sharful Alam
sharful.alam@hennepintech.edu 

  • Math
  • Accounting, Finance, Payroll Accounting, Income-Tax, Quick Book etc.
  • Python programming, C#, Linux (Ubuntu)
  • CCNA-1 and 2
  • A+ Hardware
  • Relational Database Management Systems
  • Windows Admin, Office2016
  • SolidWorks

Jesse Kuhn
Writing Center Tutor
jesse.kuhn@henneintech.edu

  • English/Writing/Research
  • Communications
  • Philosophy
  • History
  • Gen Eds (Math & Science)
Becky Montgomery

Math Center Tutor
rebecca.montgomery@hennepintech.edu 

  • Math classes (including Med math and Plumbing)
  • Introductory Physics 2001

Maggie Vyskocil
Access Services Specialist
maggie.vyskocil@hennepintech.edu

In-person appointments are taken on a walk-in basis.

  • Business
  • Accounting
  • CCIS
    • Workplace Administration
    • Microsoft Office courses
  • Writing
  • Medical Office
  • Child Development
  • Culinary
  • General Education
    • Career Development Services
    • Communications
    • English – Reading through Writing
    • Philosophy
    • Psychology
    • Sociology
    • Math
  • Basic study skills, text anxiety, organization and time management

Science & Health Careers Tutoring

Science & Health Careers Tutoring

Maddie Mickelson
Eden Prairie Campus
Health Careers Tutor
Email: madeline.mickelson@hennepintech.edu

  • Human Biology
  • General Biology
  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Dental program classes
  • Nursing program classes
  • Nursing Assistant program classes

Alisha Eberhart
Available online only.
College Lab Assistant & Science Tutor
Email: alisha.eberhart@hennepintech.edu

Science Open Lab Zoom Room

Starting September 1st, Open Lab Schedule:

  • Monday - Wednesday 2-4pm
  • Thursday - Friday 9-11am

Resources

Read&Write

Read&Write is a support tool that offers help with everyday tasks such as reading text out loud, understanding unfamiliar words, researching assignments and proofing written work, no matter where you are working on your school work.

Get access for free on any device or platform, by emailing tutoring@hennepintech.edu for the directions on how to link to HTC’s license.

Online Tutoring

Students can connect with professional tutors to ask general questions about any HTC coursework, submit writing for feedback, and ask specific homework questions.

  • Interact with a tutor
  • Submit your writing for feedback
  • Submit a question and receive a reply from a tutor

Submit an Online Tutoring Request.  You will receive a response within 24 hours on business days to connect with a tutor.  Our online tutoring service is easy to use and can be accessed on any device that connects to the internet.

Online Tutoring

Click the button above to request online tutoring.

Include the Course Number and Section of the course you need help with in your request.

Learning Resource Center

The Learning Resource Center (LRC) provides a supportive learning environment in which students can receive free individual or group tutoring or participate in guided study groups.  The LRC is available to all students at HTC. We offer free tutoring on a walk-in basis or by appointment.

Services include Individual or group tutoring in:

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Technical course work
  • English proficiency
  • Study skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Test preparation
  • Specialized learning software is available

Resources

Please explore the resources below or contact the Math or Writing Center for additional assistance:

General Study Skills

Test Anxiety

Education Planner

College Algebra

Math Skills

ESL

APA/MLA Formatting

Reading

Writing

Math Centers

The Math Center guides students in understanding mathematical concepts and provides tutoring for all HTC math courses.  Come to the Math Center for homework help, test prep, quiet study area and computer access. We offer free tutoring on a walk-in basis or by appointment.

Writing Centers

We offer free tutoring on a walk-in basis or by appointment. 

Main Goals of the Writing Center

  • Help Students through trained peer, staff, and faculty tutoring
  • Understanding assignments
  • Troubleshoot and work through problem areas
  • Prioritize assignment tasks and goals
  • Build on existing skills

Writing Support

  • Sentence-level work
  • Paragraphs
  • Essays
  • Reports
  • Technical writing
  • Business writing
  • Career documents

Skill Building

  • Assignment interpretation
  • Clear expression of ideas
  • Topic focus
  • Paragraph organization
  • Essay organization
  • Transitions
  • Thesis statement
  • Page formatting
  • Grammar and punctuation
  • Sentence structure
  • Research and citation
  • Style

Resources

CRLA Logo

Hennepin Technical College’s Tutoring Centers have been awarded International TUTOR Training Program Certification (ITTPC) by the College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA) for program certification level(s): Level I Certified Tutor, Level II Advanced, and Level III Master Tutor.

CRLA (College Reading & Learning Association) is an international professional organization devoted to the fields of reading, learning assistance, developmental education, tutoring, and mentoring at the college/adult level.