Where Can College Students Find Online Tutoring Jobs?


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We all know, the pandemic has dramatically altered education, and online tutors have become a sigh of relief for many learners. After the March 2020 School shut down due to COVID-19, most parents have turned to online tutors to prevent their children from falling behind.

Ever since the pandemic started, a surge in online learning has been evident. Parents new to technology have had a hard time understanding the unique challenges of virtual learning and started hiring online tutors to help bridge the gap between what teachers and schools can offer and what students need to succeed.

Also, with so much job loss during the COVID-19 pandemic and job uncertainties, many teachers and students are looking forward to earning from home through online tutoring services. As of now, online tutoring is a multimillion-dollar industry that is here to stay. With this growth, online tutoring also comes as the opportunity to teach or tutor online. And indeed, there is money to be made by becoming an online tutor.

So, where can college students find online tutoring jobs? Read this post to know the platforms that hire college/university students for tutors’ jobs.


CAMBLY is likely to be the first on this list of top online tutoring jobs for college students. The platform focuses mainly on English language studies for kindergarten to grade 12 + college levels.  The platform requires no educational experience; only people with a good knowledge of the English language can be a good choice. If you are an English graduate student, then the chances of your appointment might be higher.

By teaching at CAMBLY, you can easily earn $10.20/hour. You also have the right to choose the teaching time of your choice and teach students from all over the world.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: Applicant has to be a native English speaker. Tutors can easily earn $10.20 on CAMBLY and $12 on CAMBLY Kids per hour.


At TUTOR.COM, you benefit from the convenience of teaching pupils of all levels. This platform offers courses for subjects like Math, English, Science, Foreign languages, Social Studies, Business, and homework assistance for students in grades k-12.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: To be eligible for Tutor.com, you must reside in the U.S. or Canada, be available to teach students for at least five hours per week, and be registered at an undergraduate college (some subjects do require a college degree). The hourly rate is based on the topics you select as a tutor and will be decided following the application process.

Also, to become a teacher, you will have to take a subject assessment exam and complete a mock tutor session. It is a long process that may take 1-3 weeks.


QKIDS is a great platform for those interested in offering tutoring services in English. All they need is significant control over the English language. At QKIDS, your primary job is to teach English to Chinese children from 4 to 12 years old. You will be teaching students in Grades 1 to 4 and need to prepare lessons for 30 minutes.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: As a teacher, you can earn around $20 an hour and get sizable bonuses. Key requirements for becoming a tutor at QKIDS you should either be residing or be eligible to work in the Canada or U.S., you should be actively enrolled in a university or have an undergraduate degree, have prior experience teaching children (teaching, mentoring, coaching, tutoring, babysitting, etc. and is expected to be available to teach more than six hours a week.


The platform offers English learning services in china. Suitable for teaching 5-12-year-old students, Magic Ears hires native U.S. or Canadian English language teachers to teach children in China.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: The platform hires native English speakers. Experienced or freshers, you can apply and earn 18-26 USD per hour. The platform pays on the 10th working day of the following month via PayPal or wire transfer.


India’s leading online tutoring site, Vedantu, helps pupils learn online with Indian teachers. The platform has over 500 teachers enrolled and has taught over 40,000 students so far.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: Becoming a mentor for Vedantu is quick and easy. All you need to do is take an online evaluation and provide a teaching demonstration to their experts. The complete process may be completed within a week. It provides online tutoring jobs to hundreds of teachers and subject experts. You can earn from a minimum of ₹ 25,000+per month by teaching 4hr/day to ₹ 75,000+ per month for serving full time.

Chegg Tutors

Chegg is an online tutoring site for middle school students, high school and college for all subjects. It connects students with tutors instantly.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: You must be currently registered in a four-year academic program to become a Chegg Tutor. You will be required to produce two forms of educational verification (I.D. card, diploma, unofficial transcripts) as proof. And, Site is no limit; you can apply from anywhere in the world. On this platform, you can easily win $20/hour paid weekly via PayPal. As per the company, the top-earning tutors are earning over $1,000/month.


TUTORME is another prominent site offering online tutoring jobs for college students. It provides course assistance for k-12 students in the following subjects: engineering, Computer science, history, foreign language, humanities, math, science, social sciences, and test prep etc.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: At TUTORME, you can make $18 –$20/hour. However, to apply here, you will require at least one year of teaching experience, a graduation certificate from a renowned college/university, and sound knowledge on the subject you want to offer teaching service.


This website mainly focuses on test prep rather than offering it as one of many options. Prep Now’s three main subject areas are high school Mathematics, SAT prep, and ACT prep. It is a very no-frills tutoring job with a straightforward setup.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: To be a PrepNow tutor, you are required to have a minimum of two years of teaching experience, along with at least a bachelor’s degree (no teaching degree is not required) and a composite 28 on the ACT or a 650 on the SAT Math and SAT Verbal/C.R.Also, the tutor must be able to devote at least six hours per week.


This online tutoring platform hires college students or recent grads with a GPA of 3.0 or better who are experienced in teaching with 6th-12th grade students for at least a year, have strong math skills, and pass a background check. Like previous websites, you will be able to take advantage of flexible hours so that you can adapt the tutoring sessions in your schedule.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: At Student Tutor, you will have to dedicate two days a week for at least three consecutive hours between 3-8 PM, Monday to Thursday. Competency in math up to Algebra 2, being a U.S. citizen, and being at least 18 years old are also must.


HappyTutors.com is an online tutoring community where you can add your tutor services. Then, students or their parents can check your listing and hire you if you meet their requirements. Unlike others, at HappyTutors.com, you will need to pay a fee when creating a new listing on the website.

Eligibility/Process/Pay: The minimum age limit to join is 18 years old.

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