Mathias Jost Master Tutor - MedSchoolCoach

Mathias Jost Master Tutor

Mathias Jost, MedSchoolCoach
Mathias is a 99th percentile MCAT scorer with 8 years of teaching experience.

Coach's bio

Mathias graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz with a degree in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, extensive work in Marine Biology and a minor in Astrophysics. He also participated in research in Environmental Toxicology and Population Genomics. His background with research and reading papers serves him well in breaking down MCAT science passages.

As an MCAT tutor, he strongly believes in holistic learning over memorizing minutiae. He will want you to buckle down and really engage with the material, and work your way towards being in command of a subject. As a non-traditional student himself, he has extensive experience working with students from all kinds of backgrounds and helping people find the learning style they enjoy.

Student Reviews

I was actually hesitant when I first used MedSchoolCoach; it was a lot of money and I wasn't sure how much help I really needed. I am so glad that I ended up using their services! My advisor was phenomenal and helped me navigate the shipwreck that is medical school admissions even in the most challenging of times. The advice, edits, and support that I received though med school coach undoubtedly aided in my success to attend my top choice allopathic program in the fall.


Undergraduate: University of California, Santa Cruz


MCAT Total:
521 (99)

Fun Fact

Mathias is a seasoned positive reinforcement dog trainer. He has an Alaskan Malamute with hundreds of hours of laboratory time, used to live in a household with 14 dogs and worked with reactive and fearful dogs for a living.

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