Math Assistance Complex

Online Tutoring

During this period of transition to online learning, the university continues to expand resources and support to help make sure everyone can make the most of available tools.

STEM tutoring information: Tutoring Summer 2020

Free online Mathematics tutoring: MAC Online Tutoring Summer 2020

Monday through Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. & Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
*Weekend tutoring will be available as well.

To get help, visit the website GSU.TUTOROCEAN.COM

  1. Create an account using your Georgia State University email address
  2. Search for the course you need help with today
  3. Check “Downtown Stem Center” for Atlanta campus tutors

Schedule View makes it easier to see which time slots are available
*Disregard “Perimeter College” on the homepage, TutorOcean is open to all Georgia State University students.

We can help with the following Courses:

MATH Course Name
0999 Support for College Algebra*
1101 Mathematical Modeling
1111 College Algebra
1113 Precalculus
1220 Survey of Calculus
2201 Calculus for Life Sciences I
2202 Calculus for Life Sciences II
2215 Multivariate Calculus
2420 Discrete Mathematics
3050/7050 Geometry and Spatial Sense
3070/7070 Introduction to Probability and Statistics
3090/7090 Algebraic Concepts***
4547/6547 Introduction to Statistical Methods
4751/6751 Mathematical Statistics I

* Online Section only.
*** Task from the book are often assigned to be handed in for a grade and hence are excluded in MAC.

Helpful TutorOcean Tutorials


  • Mrs. Sutandra Sarkar (
  • Mr. Martin Crowe (


Helpful Links

Math Tutorials

  • PatrickJMT — This is a YouTube channel which many students turn to for help in math. Many concepts are covered in this collection of short videos.
  • Khan Academy — This website is extremely helpful for all levels of math and numerous other subjects.
  • Hippo Campus — Contains comprehensive lessons on Calculus, Statistics, Algebra and Geometry
  • Paul’s Online Math Notes — Provides topic-oriented help with calculus

Study Tips, Math Anxiety, etc…

  • Practical Study Strategies — From the University of Illinois-Chicago’s Center for Academic Excellence.
  • Sheila Tobias’ Math Anxiety Page — Although it’s mostly an advertisement for her books, it does include detailed summaries of each chapter of her books Overcoming Math Anxiety, Breaking the Science Barrier, and Succeed with Math, as well as some frequently asked questions about math anxiety.

General Math Help

  • Mathforum is a wonderful forum for asking math questions.
  • SOS Math — Class notes and examples for algebra, trigonometry, calculus, differential equations, complex variables, matrix algebra.
  • Web Math — A combination of online calculators and refresher lessons on how to do things like find a sale price, slope/intercept, etc.
  • PurpleMath — A variety of lessons by by Elizabeth Stapel of Western International University, Phoenix. There are many good topics which are well done.