CARP - Business Tutor

Business Name: 
Campus Academic Resource Program
Type of Position: 
Part-Time Job
Grade Level: 
On Campus, HSS Building 344
Days/Hours per Week: 
14 hours per week
Pay Range: 
$15.25 per hour
Duration of Position: 

Fall semester

Position Description: 

The Campus Academic Resource Program (CARP) is a component of the Division of Undergraduate Education and Academic Planning (DUEAP) Tutoring Services. CARP is a free tutorial and academic support program at San Francisco State University (SF State), open to all SF State undergraduate students.

Position Responsibilities: 

• Provide tutoring services for undergraduate students seeking assistance with undergraduate level business and math courses.
• Facilitate tutorial sessions with individual students or small groups.
• Prepare academic support workshops or projects that focus on concepts relating to business.
• Present academic support workshops, which may occur outside of the scheduled 14 hours.

Required Qualifications: 

• Have and maintain a minimum all university GPA of 3.0 and a 3.0 in the major discipline.
• Preferably be an upper division or graduate SF State student.
• Have completed the following courses (or equivalent courses from other universities), and passed them with a grade of B or better:
• College Algebra (MATH 60/70)
• Business Calculus (DS 110 or Math 110)
• Business Statistics I (DS 212)
• Introduction to Financial Accounting (ACCT 100)
• Introduction to Managerial Accounting (ACCT 101)
• All other business and math courses listed on transcripts will also be taken into consideration.
• Be patient and willing to support students.
• Be able to empathically and interactively communicate with others.
• Be able to speak in front of a class of students.
• International students must refer to SF State’s policies for hiring international students.

Preferred qualifications

• Business Finance (FIN 350) (Preference)
• Operations Management (DS 412) (Preference) 

How to Apply: 

Please submit the following to the Math, Science, and Business Unit Coordinator (either in person at HSS 346 or via email to
• A cover letter.
• A resume that clearly articulates skills relevant to the successful execution of the Business Tutor position.
• Unofficial college transcripts from all institutions you have attended.
• The Student Work Availability Form (found on Jobs page of the CARP website).
• During Summer Session, Applicant must be available to work between 12 to 20 hours/week during CARP’s regular tutoring hours (Monday – Thursday 10am –
• During Fall 2016 and Spring 2016, applicant must be available to work at least 12 hours/week during CARP’s Regular Tutoring Hours (Monday-Thursday 4pm- 8pm,
and Friday 11am – 2pm) and 2 hours/week outside of CARP’s Regular Tutoring Hours
• Applicants must also have additional availability outside of their tutoring hours and class schedule in order to present academic support workshops and projects.
• Preference is given to applicants who are able to work for more than one semesters. Please submit all application materials in separate documents in either PDF or Word format. 

Application Deadline: