Huntington Learning Center

  • Huntington Learning Centers, Inc.
496 Kinderkamack Rd.
Oradell, NJ 07649-15
  • (800) 653-8400 / (201) 261-8400
  • (800) 361-9728 (Fax)

Offers tutoring to 5-19 year-olds in reading, writing, language development study skills and mathematics, as well as programs to prepare for standardized entrance exams. Instruction is offered in a tutorial setting and is predominately remedial in nature.

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 1977

Franchising Since: 1985

Operating Units

Franchised Units 240 88.2%
Company-Owned Units 32 11.8%
Total Operating Units 272 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 272 100.0% In 41 States
Canada 0 0.0% In 0 Provinces
International 0 0.0% In 0 Foreign Countries
Total 272 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators N/A
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators N/A

North American Unit Density

Density Units
California 30
Florida 26
New York 26

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Washington, Wisconsin, District of Columbia

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member No
Franchisee Association? No
Size of Corporate Staff 100
Site Selection
Lease Negotiation Assistance Yes
Financial Assistance Yes, Indirect

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising Yes
National Advertising Yes
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No
Marketing Materials Ad Slicks, Brochures, Catalogs, Direct Mailers, Emails, Promotional Items, Radio Ads, Site Signs, Television Ads
Additional Services: Grand Opening, In-House Marketing, Marketing Research, Newsletter, Online Extranet, Press Releases
Other Marketing Support Individual Websites / Field Marketing Support

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing N/A
Central Purchasing N/A
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control Included
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Yes, at additional cost
800 Telephone Hotline Included


Oradell, NJ (Corporate Headquarters) 1 Week
Online 2 Weeks
Regional Ongoing
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Financial Requirements


Minimum Net Worth $150K
Cash Investment $50K
Total Investment $121.4-255.6K
Average Total Investment $188K


Initial Franchise Fee $14.5K
Average Franchise Fee $14K
On-Going Royalty 9.50%
Average Royalty 9%
Advertising Fee 2%/$500 Min

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 2-4
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 12-20
Space Needs (in square feet) 1,200-1,600
Preferred Site Types Storefront, Strip Center, Regional Mall
Encourages Conversions Yes
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? Yes
Listed in the SBA Registry? No
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 5
General Business Experience 3
Specific Industry Experience 1
Formal Education 3
Psychological Profile 1
Personal Interviews 5
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 10
Passive Ownership? Allowed
Area Development
Yes, for 1 year
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? No
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 60
USA Yes, Contiguous US
Canada No
Overseas No
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