Kumon Franchise Expands in Greater Los Angeles with the Opening of Two Math and Reading Learning Centers in Long Beach and Buena Park
January 19, 2017 // Franchising.com // Teaneck, N.J. – Thousands of additional parents in Greater Los Angeles will now have access to an individualized learning program for their preschool to high school aged children. Kumon, the world’s largest after-school education franchise, is expanding in the region with the opening of two new centers in Long Beach and Buena Park, California.
There are 23,956 math and reading students studying at 133 Kumon Math and Reading Centers in Greater Los Angeles.
Kumon Math and Reading Center of Buena Park-South is the first center to open in Buena Park and the 42nd in Orange County.
Kumon Math and Reading Center of Long Beach-Los Altos Park is the fourth center in Long Beach and the 85th in Los Angeles County.
“Kumon has experienced a great deal of success in Greater Los Angeles for over 30 years,” said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. “We’ve seen a 46 percent increase in subject enrollments in the last ten years, so we are excited to offer even more students in Greater Los Angeles access to the Kumon Method of Learning with the opening of these two new centers.”
Kumon’s Presence in Orange County
- 7,906 subject enrollments studying at 42 centers
- 27 percent increase in the number of centers in last five years
- 25 percent increase in subject enrollments in last five years
Kumon’s Presence in Los Angeles County
- 15,863 subject enrollments studying at 85 centers
- 26 percent increase in the number of centers in last 10 years
- 17 percent increase in the number of subject enrollments in last five years
The Kumon Method empowers children to become self-learners and is designed to advance children’s math and reading skills while fostering a love for learning. Kumon sparks critical thinking, establishes a pattern of success and builds confidence that can lead to accelerated learning throughout life.
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About the Kumon Franchise Business
Kumon is an ideal small business for professionals. 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 over four million students enrolled in nearly 25,000 learning centers in 49 countries and regions. Kumon North America is headquartered in Teaneck, NJ.