TEANECK, N.J., Aug. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 math and reading program, is expanding in the region with the opening of its fourth learning center in Huntington Beach, California.
Kumon opened its first Huntington Beach learning center in 1995 and since then has experienced substantial growth, fulfilling the high demand for supplemental learning programs.
"A great deal of emphasis is placed on education in Orange County, California and because of that it's been an ideal location for Kumon's expansion," said Larry Lambert, vice president of franchise recruitment at Kumon North America. "We've seen a 65 percent increase in subject enrollments in the county in the last ten years, so we are excited to provide even more students in the region with access to an individualized learning program."
Kumon's Presence in Greater Los Angeles
- 23,888 subject enrollments at 131 centers
- 48 percent increase in subject enrollments in last 10 years
Kumon's Presence in Orange County
- 7,953 subject enrollments at 43 centers
- 27 percent increase in the number of centers in last five years
- 25 percent increase in subject enrollments in last five 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.
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