Open your Kiddie Academy franchise in Salt Lake City, UT!

We’re looking for motivated entrepreneurs to capitalize on a currently underserved need for high-quality educational child care in the Salt Lake City, Utah market.

The Salt Lake Metropolitan Area, comprised of 10 counties in northern Utah, is home to more than 2.7 million people, making it the 22nd-most populous metro area in the United States. With more than 100 tech companies located in the area, along with big-name financial services companies, Salt Lake City is a destination for a young, affluent, highly educated workforce, which in turn makes the market ripe for the type of high-quality educational child care services that Kiddie Academy provides.

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    • Why is Salt Lake City a good place for a Kiddie Academy franchise location?

      Affordable housing and an abundance of jobs is attracting young, highly educated, dual-income young families to the Salt Lake City area. But there is currently a shortage of high-quality educational child care options close to their homes and places of employment.

    • What if I don’t have educational or child care experience?

      Most of our Franchise Owners did not initially possess a background in the early childhood education industry. This is where they relied upon our almost four decades of experience in the industry, with Kiddie Academy being pioneers in the space.

    • What are the financial requirements to own a Kiddie Academy?

      The following requirements can be achieved either individually, with family, or a partnership with friends or colleagues.  Liquid Capital: $250,000 (if leasing); $500,000 (if purchasing)  *Cash or assets that can be converted to cash  Net Worth: $750,000 (if leasing); $1 million (if purchasing)  *Assets over liabilities  Credit Score: 650 or better

    • How much can Kiddie Academy Franchisees make?

      With Kiddie Academy average revenues over the past three years of $1,320,440, $1,709,196 and $1,638,906* and average gross profits during the same period of $288,855, $454,668, and $424,257, your financial goals could be within reach.

      *Based on information reported by Academies which had been open at least 24 months for the calendar years ending December 31, 2020, 2019 and 2018. The average gross profit shown is after deducting labor, occupancy (rent) and other miscellaneous expenses from gross revenue. Please refer to our Franchise Disclosure Document for additional important information related to the Average Annual Gross Revenue and Average Annual Gross Profit amounts shown here.

    • What is the process for becoming a Kiddie Academy Franchisee and opening a Kiddie Academy?

      Complete an approved Preliminary Questionnaire. Engage in an in-depth discovery process with our development team. Attend an Orientation Day (virtually or in-person) and potentially sign a Franchise Agreement. Receive customized support from a team of real estate, construction, licensing, marketing, sales, finance, human resources, technology, education and operations experts. Open your Academy! Continue to receive one-on-one support from our team of subject matter experts.

    • Does Kiddie Academy help with finding a location for my Academy?

      We provide comprehensive support, guidance, consultation and best demonstrated practices in every aspect of the opportunity, including the site selection process. We assign our Franchise Owners with a dedicated National Real Estate Manager, as well as assist with introductions to local, commercial real estate brokers or developers, who help to expedite the process to secure the sites via lease or purchase contracts.

    • Does Kiddie Academy provide support in finding funding?

      Our finance team is here to work with you from site selection through loan closing, Grand Opening and beyond. We’ll leverage our strong relationships with national and regional lenders to help you secure financing. We’ll also train you how to develop your loan package and help to review your business plan before you submit it to lenders.

    • Does Kiddie Academy permit multi-unit development?

      Yes. Today, almost 60% of our Franchise Owners, own/operate, or are in the process of developing more than one Kiddie Academy location. This is an amazing percentage of Franchise Owners, who with our support and assistance, seek to replicate the success of their first Kiddie Academy location, with additional locations over time.

    • Where does Kiddie Academy franchise?

      Opportunities exist nationwide. Every Kiddie Academy location is positioned for potential success. We allow for flexibility in building type, to include freestanding, retail or office locations. Average building size is between 8,000 and 12,000 square feet. While we’d prefer first floor space, we will consider a two-story building (with half the space on the first floor). Lot size for new construction is between 1 and 2 acres.

    Discover a more fulfilling life in Salt Lake City, UT

    Investing in a Kiddie Academy franchise in Utah is more than a business venture. It is a life-changing decision serving the growing educational needs of young families in your community.

    Return on commitment

    When you’re part of an industry leading, rapidly growing presence in a $57 billion industry, your franchise’s potential is amplified even more by your passion and drive.

    Brand confidence

    We empower our Franchisees to succeed and expand. For 40 years, our brand and vision have exemplified what it means to be an educational child care leader and we’re quickly becoming a leading child care provider.

    Work-life harmony

    Kiddie Academy gives you the freedom to control your career and your future, and enables you to balance your time the way you want.

    Why Open a Childcare Franchise in Salt Lake City, UT?

    The Salt Lake Metropolitan Area, comprised of 10 counties in northern Utah, is home to more than 2.7 million people, making it the 22nd-most populous metro area in the United States. With more than 100 tech companies located in the area, along with big-name financial services companies, Salt Lake City is a destination for a young, affluent, highly educated workforce, which in turn makes the market ripe for the type of high-quality educational child care services that Kiddie Academy provides.

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    If you’re looking to buy a business that lets you be your own boss, make a positive difference in your community and provides you with flexibility to create harmony between work and family, Kiddie Academy could be the answer.