About Tristan Tutors

We are tutoring service which specializes in SAT & ACT exam prep in both one-on-one and group environment settings. In addition, we are able to meet at an agreed upon location or online.

Our strategy is built on simplifying complex problems, strengthening weakness and understanding each student’s learning style and communicating solutions and problems that are most effective for that particular student.

Full Test Preparation

Group Test Preparation

A La Carte Lessons

Dr. Tristan M. Sissung

Experienced Expert in 1-on-1 Tutoring

  • Highly individualized approach assures each student is fully  equipped to take tests informed and confident
  • No boiler-plate approach to meet individual student goals and needs
  • Each Tutoring Session crafted to meet special student needs (Individualzed Education Program)
  • In-Your-Location and Skype Service saves time and guarantees productive learning environment
  • Decade of Tutoring experience at all levels (GRE Instructor; SAT tutor and Scientific Career Mentor)*
  • Assurance of top quality teaching/tutoring.

Background and qualifications

  • BS Biochemistry, University of California, Riverside
  • MS Organic Chemistry, University of California, Riverside
  • PhD Genetics George Washington University
  • Post Doc Clinical Pharmacology Program, National Institutes of Health
  • Lead GRE instructor at a major Washington D.C. area graduate school


Dr. Tristan Sissung is well known for his publication record as a scientist which allows his to not only show students how to prepare for the exam but empowering them with tools and strategies! Click the links below to view his publications;

Over 100 Scientific Publications

Editorial Board Activities

Example of Book Chapters


*A group consists of 2 or 3 students