Math by Mike
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About Mike

Profile PictureHello! My name is Mikhail "Mike" Gaerlan, and I am a recent MS Applied Mathematics graduate of the University of California, Davis. I also graduated summa cum laude from Mississippi State University in May 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Mathematics and am an alumnus of the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science.

I have a passion for learning and teaching and have been tutoring for over 10 years. I also have three years of teaching experience at the undergraduate level at UC Davis.

My mission is to provide you with high-quality personalized help in math and physics. I can tutor in a variety of test prep and undergraduate math and physics including ACT/SAT math, calculus, differential equations, and classical physics.


  • BS Physics, BS Mathematics
  • MS Applied Mathematics
  • 10 years of tutoring experience
  • 3 years of teaching experience
  • 36 ACT Math
  • 800 SAT Math Level 2


Hours: Monday-Friday 10:00am - 8:00pm PT

Subjects Available for Tutoring

Test Prep

  • ACT/SAT Math
  • SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 1
  • SAT Subject Test in Mathematics Level 2
  • SAT Subject Test in Physics
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP Physics 1
  • AP Physics 2
  • GRE Quantitative Reasoning

Undergraduate Mathematics

  • Calculus
  • Linear Algebra
  • Differential Equations
  • Introduction to Abstract Mathematics

Undergraduate Physics

  • General Physics
  • Classical Physics
  • Modern Physics
  • Hourly rates by subject:
    • SAT/ACT/GRE Test Prep: $25/hr
    • Calculus/Physics: $40/hr
    • Other: Message for quote
  • Discounted group rates available. Message for pricing.

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Contact Information

Phone: (530) 206-9947

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