Quick study: Heightened internet usage and a greater number of students will benefit the industry

This industry provides tutoring services via the internet. Industry operators provide tutoring services across a variety of academic subjects and across all age groups. Over the past five years, the industry has recorded strong growth due to rising internet penetration in households and changing consumer preferences that favor conducting services online. Additionally, the industry also benefited during and immediately following the recession as widespread unemployment across the US economy precipitated a large number of individuals returning to educational institutions to develop skills while the labor market remained weak. Over the next five years, the Online Tutoring Services industry is expected to continue to record strong growth, though at a decelerated rate...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23
Market Share of Companies

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • An increase in internet penetration and a greater number of students have benefited the industry
  • The number of college students increased as unemployment rose
  • The percentage of services conducted online is forecast to increase
  • Industry Report - Starting a New Business Chapter

    The Online Tutoring Services industry faces minimal barriers to entry, although there are some initial considerations to take into account when starting an online enterprise that works closely with educators. Prospective operators can establish websites without major challenges, start-up costs or substantial investments in server space; this ease of entry has contributed to the industry's low market share concentration. The highly fragmented nature of the industry does, however, cause some problems for new industry participants that seek to separate their services from those of their many indistinguishable competitors. Wit...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Online Tutoring Services Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Online Tutoring Services Industry are

  • Ability to quickly adopt new technology
  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • Having a good reputation
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Number of college students and Number of K-12 students in the Online Tutoring Services industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Online Tutoring Services Industry?

    This industry provides tutoring services via the internet. Industry operators provide tutoring services across a variety of academic subjects and across all age groups.

    Industry Products
  • Exam preparation services
  • Primary school tutoring programs and courses
  • Occupational and advanced academic programs and courses
  • Industry Activities
  • Primary school tutoring
  • Advanced academic tutoring
  • Exam preparation services
  • Occupational academic programs
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Number of college students
  • Number of K-12 students
  • Per capita disposable income
  • Percentage of services conducted online

  • Current Performance
  • Online learning revolution
  • Student growth slows following surge
  • Industry expansion and development
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Online growth and opportunities
  • Student growth and competitive conditions
  • Stable profit and market concentration
  • Table: Online Tutoring Services Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Online Tutoring Services Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Public Schools
  • Private Schools
  • Colleges & Universities
  • For-Profit Universities
  • Consumers

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Computer Stores
  • Database, Storage & Backup Software Publishing
  • Internet Service Providers

  • Products & Services
  • Exam preparation services
  • Primary school tutoring programs and courses
  • Occupational and advanced academic programs and courses
  • Chart: Online Tutoring Services Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Demand Determinants
  • Student participation
  • Government assistance and policy
  • Disposable income

  • Major Markets
  • High school students (9-12)
  • Middle school students (6-8)
  • Elementary school students (K-5)
  • Professionals and postsecondary students
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Online Tutoring Services Industry

  • International Trade
    Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Profit
  • Wages
  • Purchases
  • Rent and utilities
  • Other
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Online Tutoring Services

  • Basis of Competition
  • Internal competition
  • External competition

  • Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Online Tutoring Services Industry

  • Industry Globalization
  • Table: Tutor.com - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Online Tutoring Services Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Online Tutoring Services Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Number of college students (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Cloud Computing
  • Cloud computing refers to the delivery of computing as a service rather than a product. Shared resources can be accessed over the internet.
  • Graphic Tablets
  • Refers to computer input devices that allow users to hand draw images and text.
  • K-12
  • Refers to the number of students between kindergarten and their final year of high school.
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