Sylvan Learning Center, which was opened in 1979 by W. Berry Fowler. The next year, the specialized learning center began to sell franchises and in 1985 the name was bought by KinderCare Learning Systems, which was eventually bought out by R. Christopher Hoehn-Saric and Douglas Becker. Sylvan provides supplemental learning including remediation, test preparation, and other customized tutoring. There are nearly 900 Sylvan locations around the world.
Start-up Cost:$179.57K - 305.59K