Tutoring at Great Bay

Great Bay Community College offers tutoring on the Portsmouth campus in a variety of formats through the Center for Academic Planning and Support (CAPS). These services are FREE of charge to students enrolled in a credit-bearing class. CAPS employs both peer and professional tutors dedicated to helping students succeed, become independent and interdependent learners, and reach their academic goals.

  • Drop-in On Campus Tutoring:  Drop in with a tutor located in CAPS Room 210 – no appointment is needed.
  • Drop-in Remote Tutoring: Drop in with a tutor remotely via Zoom. Click here for tutor zoom links and hours.
  • By Appointment Tutoring: Schedule an on campus or remote appointment through our Navigate system.
  • The Math & Writing Drop-in Centers provide free professional tutoring support to students enrolled in credit bearing courses.  Math & Writing Center Specialists begin May 20th. 

Starting May 20th!

Writing Center with Professor Erik Hinnov. Drop-in at CAPS room 210 – no appointment needed!

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:30AM-1:30PM.

The Writing Specialist can assist writers with any writing assignment in any (or all) phase(s) of the writing process: brainstorming/prewriting, developing a thesis, drafting, revising, or editing. Writing in college is an on-going process, and we encourage writers to visit the Writing Center as often as they need. Call 603-427-7715 first to confirm on-campus tutor availability. 

Stop in at the CAPS Writing Center for additional resources like:

Helpful Writing Resources:

The Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL):

Conners Writing Center @ UNH

Starting May 20th!

Math Center with Professor Zachary Fansler. Drop-in for math assistance – CAPS (Room 210) – no appointment is needed! The Math Specialist can assist with math through Calculus and help students prepare for upcoming exams and quizzes, practice concepts learned in class, and reinforce study skills. We encourage students to visit the Math Center as often as they need. Call 603-427-7715 to first confirm on-campus tutor availability.

  • Wednesdays and Thursdays, 3:00-5:00PM

Helpful Math Resources:

Tutoring Schedules & Resources

Summer tutoring begins May 20th. Contact CAPS for assistance at [email protected] / 603-427-7715.

One-on-One Peer Tutoring

Schedule a one-hour session by appointment in CAPS (Rm 210) or through online requests.

Click on the subjects below to find the courses, times and tutors that work best for you.  

Click on the Tutor Request Form to request a tutor.

Course Name
Course Title
Location
Days/Times
Drop In/By Appt
Tutor
ACCT 113Acct & Financial Reporting IRemoteW 12-1:00PM, 4-5:00PMDrop inLeah G
ACCT 123Acct & Financial Reporting IIRemoteW 12-1:00PM, 4-5:00PMDrop inLeah G
BUS 110Intro to BusinessRemoteT, Th 9-11:00AMDrop inRachel R
BUS 114ManagementRemoteT, Th 9-11:00AMDrop inRachel R
MKTG 101Principles of MarketingRemoteT, Th 9-11:00AMDrop inRachel R
Course Name
Course Title
Location
Days / Times
Drop-in / By appt
Tutor
CIS 110
Intro to Computers
Remote*T  4-5:00PMDrop inJonathan B
CIS 111

Computer Technologies

Remote*T  4-5:00PMDrop inJonathan B
CIS 112
Intro to Object Oriented Prog
Remote*T  4-5:00PMDrop inJonathan B
CIS 156
Computer Appl in Business
Remote*T  4-5:00PMDrop inJonathan B
CIS 158
Introduction to C++
Remote*T  4-5:00PMDrop inJonathan B
CIS 177Introduction to PythonRemote*T  4-5:00PMDrop inJonathan B
*Remote tutors zoom links are in the Canvas CAPS course.
Course Name
Course Title
Location
Days / Times
Drop-in / By appt
Tutor
ANTH 105



Intro to Ethnography



CAPS 210

M, W  11:30-1:30PM

Drop inOwen M
Remote*

M  6-8:00PM

Drop inMarianne C
Remote*

T, Th  9-11:00AM

Drop inRachel R
CRIT 150


Critical Thinking in the Humanities


CAPS 210T, Th 11:30-1:30PMDrop inProfessor Erik H
GEOG 110World GeographyRemote*

T, Th
9-11:00AM

Drop inRachel R
HIST 202

US History to 1870

CAPS 210

M, W  11:30-1:30PM

Drop inOwen M
PHIL 240


Ethics


CAPS 210

M, W  11:30-1:30PM

Drop inOwen M
Remote*

T, Th
9-11:00AM

Drop inRachel R
PSYC 110


Intro to Psychology


Remote*

T, Th 9-11:00AM

Drop inRachel R
Remote*

M  6-8:00PM

Drop inMarianne C
PSYC 140Intro to Social WorkRemote

M  6-8:00PM

Drop inMarianne C
PSYC 205

Crisis Intervention

Remote*

M  6-8:00PM

Drop inMarianne C
PSYC 210


Human Growth & Development


Remote*

M 6-8:00PM

Drop inMarianne C
Remote*

T, Th
9-11:00AM

Drop inRachel R
PSYC 215PathopsychologyRemote

M  6-8:00PM

Drop inMarianne C
PSYC 241Social Science Research MethodRemote*

M  6-8:00PM

Drop inMarianne C
SOCI 120


Society & Technological Change


CAPS 210

M, W 11:30-1:30PM

Drop inOwen M
Remote*

T, Th 9-11:00AM

Drop inRachel R

*Remote tutors zoom links are in the Canvas CAPS course.

Course Name
Course Title
Location
Days / Times
Drop-in / By appt
Tutor
MATH 085









Skills for College Math Plus









CAPS 210

W 10:00-12:30PM,
4:00-5:00PM

Drop inCarolyn M
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementProf J Mannarini
CAPS 210

W, Th 3:00-5:00PM

Drop inProf Z Fansler
MATH 145/147






Quantitative Reasoning






CAPS 210

W  10:00-12:30PM,
4:00-5:00PM

Drop inCarolyn M
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementProf J Mannarini
CAPS 210

W, Th 3:00-5:00PM

Drop inProf Z Fansler
MATH 150/152







College Algebra







CAPS 210

W  10:00-12:00PM,
4:00-5:00PM

Drop inCarolyn M
RemoteEmail [email protected]PrearrangementProf J Mannarini
CAPS 210W, Th 3:00-5:00PMDrop inProf Z Fansler
MATH 170


Discrete Mathematics




Remote

T  4:00-5:00PM

Drop in & prearrangementJonathan B
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementProf J Mannarini
CAPS 210

W, Th 3:00-5:00PM

Drop inProf Z Fansler
MATH 210
Pre-Calculus
CAPS 210

W  10:00-12:30PM,
4:00-5:00PM

Drop inCarolyn M
Remote

Email [email protected]

RemoteProf J Mannarini
CAPS 210

W, Th 3:00-5:00PM

Drop inProf Z Fansler
MATH 225Probability & Statistics
Remote

W  11:00-12:00PM

Drop inLeah G
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementProf J Mannarini
MATH 230Calculus I
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementProf J Mannarini
MATH 250Calculus II
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementProf J Mannarini
Remote tutors zoom links are in the Canvas CAPS course.
Course Name
Course Title
Location
Days/Times
Drop-in / By appt
Tutor
BIOL 106
The Human Body
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementHaley J
Remote

T  12-1:00PM

Drop in & PrearrangementLindsey P
BIOL 110
Human Anatomy & Physiology I

Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementHaley J
Room 141

M 12-1:00PM

Drop inTJ M
Remote

T  12-1:00PM

Drop in & PrearrangementLindsey P
BIOL 120


Human Anatomy & Physiology II


Remote

T 12-1:00PM

Drop in & PrearrangementLindsey P
Remote

Email [email protected]

PrearrangementHaley J
BIOL 150NutritionRemote

T, Th  9-11:00AM

Drop inRachel R
BIOL 160
Intro to Environmental Science

CAPS 210

M, W 11:30-1:30PM

Drop inOwen M
BIOL 210
Microbiology
Remote

T  12-1:00PM

Drop in & PrearrangementLindsey P
CHEM 115General Chemistry ICAPS 210

W  10-12:30PM,
4-5:00PM

Drop inCarolyn M
Course Name
Location
Days / Times
Drop in/ By appt
Tutor
Areas of Expertise
Time ManagementCAPS 210M, W  11:30-1:30PM
Drop inOwen MWriting / Social Sciences
RemoteT, Th 9-11:00AMDrop inRachel RWriting / Social Sciences
Course
Title
Location
Days / Times
Drop in / By appt
Tutor
ENGL 110/111

College Composition I

CAPS 210T, Th 11:30-1:30PMDrop inProf Erik Hinnov
CAPS 210M, W 11:30-1:30PM
Drop inOwen M
RemoteM 6-8:00PMDrop inMarianne C
RemoteT, Th
9-11:00AM
Drop inRachel R
ENGL 214Intro to Creative NonfictionCAPS 210T , Th 11:30-1:30PMDrop inProf Erik Hinnov
RemoteT, Th 
9-11:00AM
Drop inRachel R
Writing for all Subjects CAPS 210T, Th 11:30-1:30PMDrop inProf Erik Hinnov
RemoteM 6-8:00PMDrop inMarianne C
RemoteT, Th 9-11:00AMDrop inRachel R

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