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It was founded by former school teacher and California educator Bob Harraka. Since its incorporation in 1983, Professional Tutors of America has attracted many highly talented and motivated instructors from the education and business communities. Their program consists of credentialed teachers and other professionals who provide individualized instruction at the home of each student. Their tutors are all Professionals who have a minimum of a 4 year college degree. Most of their tutors are credentialed teachers who are specialists in their respective areas and levels of education, including bilingual and special education. Their tutors are carefully screened with background checks through the Department of Justice and law enforcement agencies.