What qualifications should I have to tutor on Course Hero?

The Course Hero tutor community is dedicated to helping students learn and gain a better understanding or their coursework. With this in mind, tutors should be subject matter experts and should have the ability to answer complex questions in a clear, helpful manner.


To show subject matter expertise, tutor applicants should be able to provide one of the academic qualifications listed below for the subject area in which they want to tutor:


Subject Area


Academic Qualifications



B.Tech., B.S., M.Tech, M.Phil, M.S., Ph.D.


B.Tech., B.S., BSN, M.Tech, M.Phil, M.S., MSN, MBBS, Ph.D.

Engineering & Technology

B.Tech, B.S., M.S., M.Tech, M.Phil, Ph.D.


B.B.A., MBA, CA, CS, ICWA, CMA, M.Com., MA, M.Phil., Ph.D., DBA

Arts & Humanities

B.A., B.F.A., M.A., M.F.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.

Social Sciences

B.A., LL.B, M.A., J.D. M.Phil, Ph.D.


Tutor applicants should also be able to show they received high grades in coursework connected to their subject area.