Kumon Franchise Expands in NYC Metro Area with the Opening of a New Math and Reading Center in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn
TEANECK, N.J. - Nov. 13, 2017 // PRNewswire // - Thousands of additional parents in the New York City metro area will now have access to an individualized learning program for their preschool to high school aged children. Kumon, the world's largest after-school math and reading program, is expanding in the area with the opening of a new center in Dyker Heights, Brooklyn.
There are 42 Kumon Math and Reading Centers in New York City, including 12 in Brooklyn. The new learning center in Brooklyn is part of Kumon's 2017 expansion plan of opening 100 new centers nationwide.
"The educational landscape in New York City is extremely competitive with parents constantly looking for supplemental education opportunities for their children," said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. "We've seen a great deal of success meeting that demand and are committed to delivering the highest quality of education that parents in Brooklyn are accustomed to providing for their children."
Kumon's Presence in New York City
- 8,332 subject enrollments at 42 centers
- 68 percent increase in the number of centers in last 10 years
- 94 percent increase in subject enrollments in last 10 years
Kumon's Presence in Brooklyn
- 1,892 subject enrollments at 12 centers
- 50 percent increase in the number of centers in last 10 years
- 140 percent increase in subject enrollments in last 10 years
The Kumon Method empowers children to become self-learners and is designed to advance 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.
To learn more about the Kumon franchise opportunity, visit kumonfranchise.com.
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, 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 50 countries and regions. Kumon North America is headquartered in Teaneck, NJ.