Frequently Asked Questions

What are the franchise fees involved in owning an American Robotics Academy® franchise?

The franchise is $25,000 for the first unit. Royalties are 7% of gross sales paid weekly.

How much does it cost to open an American Robotics Academy?

The total investment required to open an American Robotics Academy is between $47,400 and $61,200. This includes the initial franchise fee of $25,000, leasehold improvements, furniture, fixtures, equipment, signage, POS system, insurance and starting inventory. Costs may vary based on local customs and costs.

What areas are open? 

Franchises are available throughout the State of Texas and across most of the United States. International opportunities are also available on a country-by-country basis.

Can I purchase multiple franchise markets?

Yes, Area Development Agreements are available for multi-market operators.

What kind of training will I receive owning an American Robotics Academy?

All franchisees must successfully complete basic training in a 7-day program at the corporate office in Houston, Texas. The program includes sales and marketing training, obtaining school contracts, setting up the business, hiring instructors, etc.

What form of continuing operational guidance will I receive?

American Robotics Academy provides on-going field support and inspections as well as regular visits to counsel you on business issues, operating procedures, cost control, profitability and marketing. You will be provided an Operations Manual, Employee handbook, and Employer Manual for your American Robotics Academy.

Can I operate an ARA franchise and keep my full time job?

You are required to commit all of your efforts to your ARA franchise business. However, if you do not have the flexibility to run classes and camps, then you may want to consider hiring a manager to do so.

What makes a successful ARA franchise?

There are three elements to any successful franchise relationship: a great concept, a good territory and a great operator. By joining ARA you have the great concept. We will work with you to have a good territory. The most important element is YOU. If you follow the proven system and are committed to excellence and positive communication with your students and their parents, you will have strong success.

What is the next step?

Complete our short form and send it to us as directed. Upon our receipt, you will be contacted by a franchise representative to discuss detailed information about our franchise opportunity





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