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Open your Kiddie Academy franchise in Austin, TX!

Don’t miss the chance of a lifetime to open your own Kiddie Academy® franchise in Austin, TX. Austin is a beautiful, vibrant city in the heart of Texas is a dynamic hub of government, technology, education and the arts and a destination city for upwardly mobile, highly educated young families. We’re looking for motivated entrepreneurs to capitalize on a currently underserved need for high-quality educational child care in this booming and diverse city booming and diverse city.

There’s never been a better time to get into franchising in Texas. Entrepreneur Magazine lists child care as one of the seven hottest growth industries as businesses open back up from the pandemic. They also point to Kiddie Academy Educational Child Care as one of the top companies within the category. Now’s the perfect time to achieve your dreams in a great industry with a great company in a great city of Austin!

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    • Why is Austin a good place for a Kiddie Academy franchise location?

      Highly educated and upwardly mobile young families are flocking to Austin and its suburbs to work and raise their growing families. These dual-income high-earners are looking for quality educational child care that’s situated close to their homes.

    • 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?

      Kiddie Academy locations that have been open at least 24 months have reported average annual revenue of $1,709,196* and an average gross profit of $454,668*.

      *Based on information reported by 179 Academies which had been open at least 24 months for the calendar year ending December 31, 2019. 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.

    • 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.

    • Besides Austin, where does Kiddie Academy franchise?

      There are over 275 Kiddie Academy locations in 31 states and the District of Columbia. 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 Austin, TX

    Investing in a Kiddie Academy franchise in Texas 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 nearly 40 years, our brand and vision have exemplified what it means to be an educational child care leader and we’re quickly becoming Austin’s preferred 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 Austin, TX?

    Austin is the perfect location to open your Kiddie Academy. This beautiful, vibrant city in the heart of Texas is a dynamic hub of government, technology, education and the arts. Austin is a destination city for upwardly mobile, highly education young families making it the idea city to open a childcare franchise. We’re looking for motivated entrepreneurs to capitalize on a currently underserved need for high-quality educational child care in this booming and diverse city.

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    Austin and Travis County do not have enough affordable, high-quality child care programs to meet the needs of the growing number of young children with working parents.

    -Austin Public Health

    Austin is one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S. We’ve got companies like Dell Computer, Tesla, Oracle, Apple, Google and Facebook drawing lots of young people here for very good- paying jobs. High-quality educational child care is essential for young working parents and that creates a great opportunity for anyone who wants to open an Academy.

    -Franchisee Eric Ng, Kiddie Academies of Pflugerville and Round Rock

    A forecast of population growth shows that Austin’s metropolitan area’s population may hit 3.2 million by 2030.

    -Austin Business Journal