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Tutor Doctor
#158 Franchise 500| Tutoring

Tutor Doctor
Tutoring

About
Founded

2000

Franchising Since

2003 (15 Years)

Corporate Address

20 A Voyager Court South
Toronto, ON M9W 5M7

CEO

Frank Milner

Parent Company

Clear Summit Group

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$68,500 - $101,700

Net-worth Requirement

$100,000 - $300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$62,500 - $107,200

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$44,700 - $49,700

Ongoing Royalty Fee

8%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Tutor Doctor has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs

Veteran Incentives

$5,000 off regional territory franchise fee ($49,700)

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

8 hours

Classroom Training:

39 hours

Additional Training:

E-learning, 80 hours; post-training, 12 weeks

Tutor Doctor is ranked #158 in the Franchise 500!
Bio
Tutor Doctor franchises offer in-home, one-on-one tutoring for students from kindergarten through college. Tutors tailor their teaching to each student's homework and sometimes work collaboratively with the students' teachers. The Ontario-based company was founded in 2000 and began franchising in 2003.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $68,500 High - $101,700
Units
+11.8%+56 UNITS (1 Year) +32.3%+130 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Africa, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Central America, Eastern Europe, Middle East, Mexico, Philippines, South America, Western Europe

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Disclaimer

The Franchise 500 is not intended to endorse, advertise, or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise.
Updated: October 4th, 2017