Educational Opportunities

Au pairs need to take six (6) credits or have between 72-90 hours of classroom instruction in a formal classroom setting at an accredited post-secondary institution to satisfy their visa requirements

Area Colleges and Universities


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For just $500-$900 you can take the six college credits required by your J-1
Visitor Exchange Visa. The classes are designed just for you.
You can choose from our 12 offerings, which include American Government & Politics,
Celebration of Holidays, American Regional Identities and Growing up in America.

**Please note: Between the months of September through May, CW Post uses a hotel to house the au pairs.
At the hotel, there can be up to 4 au pairs in one room.
The rooms all have 2 full sized beds and there can be 2 au pairs sharing 1 bed.
If you know someone that you would like to room with,
please make sure to request to room with that person!!!

720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, New York 11548 – phone 516-299-2359 | email

Silver Bay Weekend Course

For more information and up to date schedules, visit the website at:

Molloy College, Rockville Centre 678-5000 Non-matriculated program; continuing education classes are measured in hours

Nassau Community College, Garden City 572-7472  You may take non-credit courses under the Lifelong Learning Program

For Summer 2012 Continuing Education Catalogue, click here

For Summer 2012 Registration Form, click here

Suffolk Community College, Brentwood 631-851-6700 or Selden 631-451-4000 Here too, you may take non-credit courses.

Adelphi University, Garden City 877-3000

Hofstra University, Hempstead 463-6600 Continuing education 463-5993

Schools in NYC

Columbia University

American Language Program

Visiting student program

504 Lewisohn Hall MC 4113

2970 Broadway

New York, NY 10027

Tel: +1 (212) 854-3584

Adelphi University – Manhattan Center

75 Varick Street, Second Floor

New York, NY 10013

Tel: +1 (212) 431-9330

New School University: English L…

Continuing Education

(212) 229-5372 68 5th Ave

New York, NY 10011

Fordham Unversity

(212) 581-9059 113 West 60th St

New York, NY 10023

Cornell Univ

(212) 986-7202 708 3rd Ave

New York, NY 10017

Hunter College

Continuing Education

English Language Institute

(212) 772-4000 695 Park Ave

New York, NY 10021

Baruch College

English as a second Language

(212) 802-5600 17 Lexington Ave

New York, NY 10010

Manhattan Community College

Center for Continuing Education