Sylvan Learning

The Sylvan Learning franchise provides students of all ages and backgrounds with custom instructional services. The educational franchise was founded in 1979 and began franchising a year later in 1980. Since that time, the brand has expanded to more than 560 locations across North America and around the world. As a franchisee with Sylvan Learning, not only are you buying into a successful system with four decades of success, but you will positively impact the lives and minds of children. You will appreciate the educational franchisor's flat royalty fee of 16%, which covers all fees and costs associated with operating your business. This includes marketing campaigns. 

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Sylvan Learning Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2022

Background

As any parent will tell you, a child's education is one of the most important aspects of their lives. If you are an entrepreneur who who wants to cash in on the booming educational industry,, look no further than the Sylvan Learning franchise. The educational franchisor was founded in 1979 and began awarding franchise locations a year later in 1980. Since then, the brand has expanded to more than 560 locations across North America and around the world. As a franchisee with the educational franchisor, not only are you buying into a successful system with four decades of success, but you will positively impact the lives and minds of children. You will appreciate the educational franchisor's flat royalty fee of 16%, which covers all fees and costs associated with operating your business. This rate is also one of the lowest in the educational industry and includes marketing campaigns. The franchise is also known for its inclusive approach to managing operations.
The ideal candidate should be passionate about teaching students to become the best they can be. Veterans are also incentivized to invest in the franchise with a 10% discount on the franchisee fee. In terms of support and training, prospective franchise owners can expect an initial training program that consist of classroom and on-the-job instruction. You will also be provided with marketing tools, site selection and buildout support, grand opening support, and ongoing support and training for the entirety of your time with the franchise. You will also have financing options, which can help you open your dream business. 

Company Details

Founded: 1979
First franchise: 1980 
Headquarters: Hunt Valley, MD 
International: Yes
Canada: Yes
Exclusive territory: Yes
# of total locations: 560+
B2B: No
Home-based/mobile: No  

Support and Training Offered By Sylvan Learning

Prospective franchise owners can expect an initial training program that consist of classroom and on-the-job instruction. You will also be provided with marketing tools, site selection and buildout support, grand opening support, and ongoing support and training for the entirety of your time with the franchise. You will also have financing options. 

2022 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Sylvan Learning Franchise.

What does a Sylvan Learning Franchise Cost?

Sylvan Learning franchise fees for 2022:

Veterans incentive: Yes; 10% off franchise fee
Initial Franchise Fee: $24,000 - $30,000
Net Worth Requirement: $150,000
Cash Requirement: $75,000
Royalty Fee: 16%
Third-party financing options: Yes

Is Sylvan Learning a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Sylvan Learning is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Sylvan Learning a Home Based franchise?

No. Sylvan Learning is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Sylvan Learning Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Sylvan Learning franchisees make. Sylvan Learning offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Does Sylvan Learning Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Sylvan Learning franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Is Sylvan Learning Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Sylvan Learning franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Sylvan Learning Looking for International franchisees?

Yes. Sylvan Learning franchise is looking for International franchisees.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Child Related, Education, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

Passive Franchise

No

Home Based Franchise

No

Item 19 Franchise

Yes

Veteran Discount

No

B2B

No

Franchise Opportunities in Canada

Yes

International Franchise Opportunities

Yes

Sylvan Learning Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Sylvan Learning franchises for sale. We may have Sylvan Learning franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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