Invest in a Goddard School franchise. Earn a comfortable living.

Invest in Goddard

Now is an excellent time to invest in a Goddard School franchise. With more than 400 locations nationwide, The Goddard School is a respected brand that has been ranked the #1 Childcare Franchise in the United States by Entrepreneur magazine every year since 2002. Contact us today to get started.

Now is an excellent time to invest in a Goddard School franchise. With more than 400 locations nationwide, The Goddard School is a respected brand that has been ranked the #1 Childcare Franchise in the United States by Entrepreneur magazine every year since 2002. Contact us today to get started.

Lifestyle

Owning a Goddard School franchise leaves you plenty of time to accomplish your own goals and dreams. Whether you want to spend more time with your family, knock a few items off your “bucket list,” or simply have more free time, our dual-management model allows you to run the business and develop relationships while your Education Director, degreed in Early Childhood Education, is responsible for curriculum, programming and teacher development. From the minute you become a franchisee, we help you accomplish both your professional goals and your personal ones.

A franchisee having more free time to spend with his daughter after investing in a Goddard School franchise.

Promising Futures

Goddard owners find themselves earning a comfortable living with an average EBITDA of $306,772* – the emphasis being on “living.” No more missed birthdays or canceled vacations to accommodate client demands. Instead Goddard owners find themselves free to pursue their personal goals while at the same time making a positive impact on their communities.

*Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization. Average based on 2015 results of schools open over 18 months, as stated in Item 19 of our Franchise Disclosure Document. 167 of 406 (41.1%) of franchises in this group did as well or better than the average. Your individual results may vary. There is no assurance you’ll earn as much.

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Investment Requirements

The minimum requirements for opening a Goddard School franchise are as follows:

Goddard School Franchise Fee: $135,000

Minimum Investment Required: $703,100 - $759,800 total

Minimum Cash Injection: $150,000

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Franchisee Profile

The typical Goddard owner is like you: a successful businessperson who is too young to retire but who is weary of corporate life and eager to run a business of his or her own. The best part is that no prior teaching or childcare experience is necessary. The Goddard School Franchise has a recipe for success that has made us the number one childcare franchise in the industry. All you really need is the drive and commitment to run a successful School because we’ll guide you every step of the way.