About Sylvan Learning Systems
Private provider of educational services in the U.S. and Canada. Company delivers a broad array of supplemental educational services through its network of 503 franchised and company-owned Sylvan Learning Centers in 45 states and five Canadian provinces. The core educational service is the design and delivery of individualized tutorial services to school-age children. The company has also entered into agreements to provide computer-based tests for several national organizations, including the Educational Testing Service. Also provided are contract educational services on-site to employees of large corporations through the Sylvan-At-Work program. Sylvan is one of the largest private providers of tutorial services in North America.