Franchise FAQ

What type of franchise is available?

We franchise the right to operate a diagnostic testing and supplemental education center that provides individualized tutoring and academic achievement assessments, learning style assessments, standardized test preparation, and small group educational services for children and adults.

As a part of your franchise agreement, you may begin offering the services of a small group classroom private school, Omega Private Academy®, after you have approximately seventy-five students registered in a tutoring program at your center. Franchisees open accredited with AdvancED.

How much is the franchise fee?

The franchise fee is $49,900.

Our franchise disclosure documents go into more specific details about your total initial investment range of $151,165 – $193,898. For California Area Representative Applicants, please see applicable FDD for specific details. Your Omega Learning® franchise representative is available to engage in a thorough territory discussion with you.

How much is the fee for continuing support services?

The continuing services or ‘royalty fee,’ is 10% of your gross sales.

This fee entitles you to use all proprietary ‘Omega Learning®’ service marks, use of distinctive system, marketing and software system assistance, ongoing business development counseling and support, and other benefits that come with being an Omega Learning® Center franchisee. Your royalty is ‘locked in’ for the length of your franchise agreement (10 years). For California Area Representative Applicants, please see applicable FDD for specific details. Your Omega Learning® franchise representative is available to engage in a thorough territory discussion with you.

Will I have an exclusive territory?

We will grant you a territory that will be defined by specific zip codes. Omega Learning® Center franchise territories typically include a generous population of #80,000-#120,000.

For California Area Representative Applicants, please see applicable FDD for specific details. Your Omega Learning® franchise representative is available to engage in a thorough territory discussion with you.

What are Omega’s tutoring competitive advantages?

Omega Learning® Center parents choose our superior tutoring services above all competitors. Franchisees have taken the market share by providing a superior service for a lesser or competitive price.

Top 10 Points of Differentiation and Competitive Advantages:

  1. Price Point: Affordabe
  2. Quality: Certified teachers
  3. Validation: National AdvancED accreditation
  4. Technology: Proprietary e-Tutor™ software system
  5. Curriculum: Proprietary, enrichment-based, national standards-aligned
  6. Community Partner: Advocate/school sponsor
  7. Consistency: Same tutor each week
  8. Results: 2.6 years average growth
  9. System: AIM Tutoring System®
  10. Assessment: Woodcock Johnson IV academic assessment and proprietary learning style assessment, MyStudyStyle®

As a franchise system, how is Omega better than other educational franchises?

Omega Learning® franchisees benefit from the following value-added benefits and distinct competitive advantages:

  1. Open AdvancED Accredited nationwide
  2. 2 business concepts under 1 FDD
  3. Minimal square footage requirement
  4. High single sale revenue
  5. 72.3% system-wide average GPM
  6. Highly scalable business
  7. Trademarked tutoring system
  8. Proprietary curriculum – national standards-aligned
  9. Services engage revenue from AM-PM
  10. Synergistic marketing platform
  11. No inventory or accounts receivable
  12. All employees are part-time
  13. Rewarding and enjoyable business
  14. Prime territories available
  15. MyStudyStyle® proprietary learning style assessment

What are the competitive advantages of our private school?

Value added benefits for families:

  • Small classroom size: 8:1 Ratio
  • Individualized attention
  • Multi-sensory teaching resources
  • Convenient school hours (Monday–Thursday: half-days)
  • Proven academic growth: 2 years and 4 months average school year growth

How much training is provided?

Training includes 160 hours and three weeks at Omega University™ in Kennesaw, GA, plus one week at YOUR center during the week of your Grand Opening.

The initial training is extensive and covers all material aspects of the operation of an Omega Learning® Center Franchise Business and is comprised of classroom and on-the-job training. Most franchisees train at one week a month for the three months leading up to their Grand Opening. There is also an abundance of ongoing training and support at your business after you open.

What is the term of the Franchise Agreement?

The initial term of the Franchise Agreement is ten years from the date the Franchise Agreement is signed.

The franchise is renewable for three successive terms of five years each, providing you are in compliance with the provisions of the Franchise Agreement.

What is the application process?

Complete our online form, located in the side banner on the right side of each page on our website. A member of our Franchise Development team will contact you.

Applicants register to attend our ONLINE PRESENTATION held each Friday at 12 pm EST. To register, click here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/7469496332966142977. Screened applicants are invited to participate in a private territory discussion call to review available territories and applicable demographics reports. Qualified applicants are invited to our DISCOVERY DAY meeting where they will meet with the Executive Team and participate in a full day of discovery and validation activities at our National Support Center in Kennesaw, GA.

How do I know if I qualify financially?

Broker-referred applicants are qualified by the broker association. If you did not find Omega through a broker, we work with networks of lending agencies that specialize in the franchising industry. Please ask your Omega Learning® franchise consultant for a lending agency referral.

Access to the initial investment requirement must be available. Initial Investment requirement varies depending on location and size of unit. Omega Learning® Center initial investment is considered lower than other similar franchise opportunities. For individual unit development, Omega’s requires you to have a net worth of $500K and $100K liquid capital available.

What is Omega’s ‘Discovery Day’ in Atlanta, GA?

Screened applicants are invited to our ‘Discovery Day’ meeting where you will meet with the Executive Team and participate in a full day of discovery and validation activities in Kennesaw, GA.