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Sylvan Learning LLC

Initial Investment

LOW: $70,980
HIGH: $159,890

Change in Units

-4.0% -26 UNITS (1 Year)
-15.9% -117 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

1979

Franchising Since

1980 (37 Years)

Corporate Address

4 N. Park Dr., #500 Hunt Valley, MD 21030

CEO

John McAuliffe

Parent Company

Educate Inc.

About Sylvan Learning LLC

Based in Baltimore, Sylvan Learning Centers was founded in Portland, Oregon, in 1979 to provide personalized instructional services to students of all ages and skill levels. Sylvan has been franchising since 1980 and has learning centers in North America and Asia.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$70,980 - $159,890

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$26,800 - $26,800

Ongoing Royalty Fee

8%

Ad Royalty Fee

Varies

Financing Options

Sylvan Learning LLC has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: as needed

Training at headquarters: 4 days

Additional Training: At regional locations

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
National Media
Regional Media

Number of employees required to run: 2 - 4

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Updated: September 30th, 2016

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