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Tutoring Centers

The Tutoring Centers will be closed from May 19 - June 3. 

Tutors are available to meet with students via Zoom or in person on campus.

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

Summer Term

The Tutoring Centers will be open for Summer Term (June 6 - July 29)

Zoom Hours

Monday to Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm


On Campus Hours

Brooklyn Park Campus

Tutoring Center, Room G241
Tuesday-Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Eden Prairie Campus

Tutoring Center, Room E150-E152
Monday-Thursday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm



Phone: (Leave a voicemail. Messages are checked Monday to Friday when the semester is in session)

After Hours Tutoring 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

  • 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 

  • 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

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

Pamela Mueller

  • 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 

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

Tim McCourtney 

  • 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 

  • 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

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

Math Center Tutor 

  • Math classes
  • Introductory Physics 2001
  • METS 2100 Statics & Strengths of Materials

Maggie Vyskocil
Access Services Specialist

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

  • 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

Science Open Lab Zoom Room

Open Lab Schedule:

  • Monday - Wednesday 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Thursday - Friday 9:00 am to 11:00 am

Audio Production Tutoring

Audio Production Tutoring

Mike Byrne
Audio Production College Lab Assistant
Phone: 952-995-1424



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 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


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


APA/MLA Formatting



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



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.