Au Pair Language & Culture

Designed to Meet the J-1 Educational Requirements for Au Pairs

The Au Pair Language & Culture Program is designed specifically for au pairs. Each 8-week course provides 36 hours of instruction. Au pairs can take 2 courses to meet the 72 hours required for a J-1 visa. Courses are designed for intermediate to advanced level speakers of English.

  • Explore cultural and historical sites
  • Engage with other au pairs
  • Polish your writing, reading, listening, speaking, grammar, pronunciation, and presentation skills
  • Expand your academic and professional knowledge
  • Collaborate on projects and presentations
  • Gain confidence communicating in English
  • Develop international social & professional networks
Session Course Code Course Day Time 2017 Dates Tuition*
Spring 2 NCIE 3501 Advanced Grammar for Au Pairs Tue/Thur 6:30-8:25 pm Mar 21-May 18 $300
NCIE 3502 U.S. History & Society Saturday 9 am-12:50 pm Mar 25-May 20 $300
Summer NCIE 3503 Oral Communication through Storytelling Tue/Thur 6:30-8:25 pm June 6-Aug 1 $300
NCIE 3504 American Art & Pop Culture Saturday 9 am-12:50 pm June 10-July 29 $300
Fall 1 NCIE 3505 U.S. & International Business Tue/Thur 6:30-8:25 pm Aug 29-Oct 19 $300
NCIE 3506 Science, Technology & Society Saturday 9 am-12:50 pm Sept 2-Oct 21 $300
Fall 2 NCIE 3501 Advanced Grammar for Au Pairs Tue/Thur 6:30-8:25 pm Oct 24-Dec 21 $300
NCIE 3507 The Sociology of Communities Saturday 9 am-12:50 pm Oct 28—Dec 23 $300


*Additional fees may apply.

Course Descriptions

Read individual course descriptions here.

Tuition and Refund Policy

Read our Tuition and Refund Policy here.

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Eriko Yatabe-Waldock
Cultural & Community Programs Manager
Phone: 303-492-5547