Sylvan Learning Centers Franchise

Supplemental education

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.

*Royalty includes monthly royalty; national advertising; mandatory
assessment fees; SylvanSync server, support, and ongoing educational
program updates; initial franchisee training; online staffing training.
For more information, see our Franchise Disclosure Document.

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How much does it cost to open a Sylvan Learning Centers Franchise?

The investment required to open a Sylvan Learning Centers Franchise is between $70,270-$163,625. There is an initial franchise fee of $24,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the Sylvan Learning Centers name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years
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When did the first Sylvan Learning Centers open? 1979
When did Sylvan Learning Centers start Franchising? 1980
Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee No No
Startup Costs No Yes
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No Yes
Accounts Receivable No No
Payroll No No

Third Party Financing Source(s): GE Capital & the SBA

Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Field operations/evaluations

Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media

41% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 2 - 4

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • Industry experience
  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills
  • Education background preferred but not required

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Sylvan Learning Centers Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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    Sylvan Learning Centers

    Sylvan Learning Centers

    Sylvan Learning Centers
    4 N. Park Dr., #500
    Hunt Valley, MD


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