Teaneck, N.J. (July 7, 2014) – Kumon, the world’s largest after-school enrichment program, will hold one-hour franchise seminars July 14th (6:00 p.m.) and July 15th (10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.) for individuals interested in learning what it takes to start their own Kumon Franchise. The seminars will take place at the Embassy Suites Hotel located at 10601 Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park, KS. Kumon is offering attractive business incentives to new franchisees who want to open a learning center in the fast-growing Kansas market.
Potential franchise owners will learn about the steps necessary to open their own franchise, the Kumon business model, and philosophy behind the global learning method. “We are recruiting candidates that want to own a profitable business and help children succeed,” said Trevor Martin, franchise recruiter for Kumon North America.
Enrollment in Kumon centers has seen a 194 percent growth since 2002 in the United States, with a 78 percent increase in average enrollment per center during the past decade. Its current franchise community consists of 1,492 independently owned and operated Kumon learning centers in the U.S. The industry overall has shown continuous growth. The private tutoring service market is projected to reach $196.3 billion by 2020, according to a recent comprehensive report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc.
Kumon was recently ranked the No. 1 education franchise in the U.S. by Entrepreneur magazine’s annual Top 500 ranking of franchises for the 13th consecutive year. The ranking is considered the best and most comprehensive ranking based on objective, quantifiable measures of franchise success. Kumon has also been ranked No. 3 by Forbes in the “Top Franchises For the Money.”
To RSVP for the July 14th or 15th seminar call Trevor Martin at (800) 663-5230 or email [email protected].
About the Kumon Franchise Business:
Kumon is an ideal small business for professionals. The Kumon Method is an individualized, ability-based math and reading program for children of all ages and abilities. Kumon Franchisees must have a four-year college degree, be proficient in math and reading and have investment capital of $70,000 and a net worth of at least $150,000. Founded in 1958, Kumon has 26,000 learning centers in 48 countries and regions. With four million students enrolled, it is the world's largest after-school math and reading enrichment program. Kumon North America is headquartered in Teaneck, N.J. Visit www.kumon.com