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Work-at-Home Scoring Jobs and Test Prep Jobs Online

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Test prep and scoring jobs are another avenue for education professionals to put their experience and education to work (from home). This list names some of the companies with test prep and scoring jobs. These test prep jobs range from tutoring companies that provide platforms for test prep tutors to connect with students to operations that are entirely devoted to test preparation and employ tutors for both on-site and online jobs.

However, often lumped together with test prep jobs are "essay-editing" or, in fact, essay-writing jobs. You will not find these here because these companies are selling an unethical product. In addition to being unethical, they very well may be work-at-home scams looking to rip off hard working writers.

Aim-for-A Tutoring

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Position type: Test prep tutoring
Using Skype tutors work with students in European, North American and Australian time zones. College degree and teaching experience are required. Tests include AP, GED, PSAT, SAT, GRE and GMAT. See more Online Tutor Jobs.

eduFire

Position type: Test prep tutoring
This company doesn't offer online tutors jobs, per se. Instead, it provides a platform for connecting tutors who are building their own home, online tutoring business service with students. In exchange for the online tutoring tools it charges a 15 percent commission on all fees collected by tutors.

EduwizardS

Position type: Test prep tutoring
Company has freelance tutors in a variety of subjects as well as salaried tutors in specific fields, usually K-12 jobs. Test prep tutors (ACT, GRE, GMAT, SAT and MCAT) are all freelancers. Freelance tutors pay a fee to be listed among its tutors in the company’s online platform and set their own online tutoring rates.

ETS

Position type: Scoring
ETS hires constructed-response scoring professionals, who evaluate written short answers or essays, spoken responses and portfolios, as part-time employees to read for for The College Board's Advanced Placement Program (AP) testing programs and raters for the TOEIC, TOEFL, Praxis and GRE programs. Work schedules vary throughout the year and may take place online and at scoring sites throughout the United States. See other Work-at-Home Opportunities for Education Professionals.

Kaplan

Position type: Test prep tutoring
For these independent contractor positions, tutors must have a score in 90th percentile or above in the test prep subject and a bachelor’s is preferred. Use "virtual" as the keyword in the job search database. Tests include SAT, ACT, and AP subjects. Kaplan also has opportunities for college-level online faculty. See more Online Faculty Jobs.

Manhattan GMAT

Position type: Test prep tutoring
Company offers tutors “live courses, online courses and private tutoring students” and pays them $100 an hour for teaching (less during training). The focus of this company which has locations nationwide in the U.S. as well as in Canada, England and France, is on-site, but there are online jobs as well.

Pearson

Position type: Scoring and test development
Company scores and develops The College Board’s SAT. Jobs include part-time test scorers, writers, and reviewers in language arts, math, science and social studies. Scorers must have a bachelor's degree or higher, experience teaching high school English, reside and be authorized to work in the U.S. In test development, Pearson hires freelancers to write, do graphic design and review tests.

StudyWorks

Position type: Test prep tutoring
Offering live, online test prep for AP, SAT and ACT as well as on-site tutoring, this company provides 25 hours of paid training to its tutors. Work is part time and usually for only 4 to 6 months a year.

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