TEANECK, N.J., June 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to Greater Houston's thriving growth and booming economy, Kumon has seen a great deal of expansion in the region. The world's largest after-school education franchise is bringing the Kumon Method of Learning to even more families in the region with the opening of a new math and reading learning center in Katy, Texas.
Katy is home to major commercial development with regional, national and international significance. The Katy area possesses a foundation in the form of affordable housing, public services, excellent schools, and economic incentives to provide a suitable selection for major corporate and industrial firms.
"Houston is among the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the United States," said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. "Houston's dramatic growth has made it an ideal city for Kumon's expansion during the past ten years. As the demand for Kumon continues, our main goal and commitment remains to provide as many children as possible with an academic advantage and love for learning."
Kumon's Presence in Greater Houston
- 8,880 subject enrollments at 52 centers
- First center opened in 1989
- 24 centers opened in last ten years
- 90 percent increase in subject enrollments in last ten 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.
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 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 50 countries and regions. Kumon North America is headquartered in Teaneck, NJ.
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SOURCE Kumon North America