We are so excited to announce the launch of our Au Pair Academy at Monroe College. We will be offering programs online through the Fall Semester. Our staff has been working with au pairs for many years and understands your academic and career needs. We look forward to welcoming you to our vibrant and supportive college community. In spring, we hope to meet you on our New Rochelle campus.
Fall 2020 Class Schedule
TOEFL iBT Preparation
The TOEFL test is the world’s most trusted English-language assessment. It is considered the gold-standard for determining college readiness and is accepted by more than 11,000 universities and other institutions in over 150 countries This course will enable students to prepare for the TOEFL iBT exam as well as enhance their overall English language proficiency.
Format: three-weeks, 36 hours
Social Influence and Persuasion
Understanding how you to use social influences in the professional or personal experiences you face can be one of the most powerful skills. This course will show you the psychological levers that help you to strengthen your impact in situations where you don’t have formal authority. You will explore models of influence and principles of persuasion and practice crafting persuasive messages. Learn verbal and non-verbal methods of influence and persuasion.
Format: 9-day intensive, 24 hrs + optional 12-hr post assignment
Dates: 12/4-12/12, post-assignment 12/5-1/12/21
Tuition: $200 + $75 for post-assignment
Why should I choose the Au Pair Academy at Monroe College?
Our staff is the designers of the original and premier au pair program in the tri-state area. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality courses that match your educational and professional needs at the most affordable prices available.
Can I earn my au pair credits/hours at the Au Pair Academy?
Yes, Monroe College is an accredited degree-granting post-secondary academic institution that allows us to issue education hours /credits certificates to au pairs.
How can I register for courses?
It’s easy. See the “Register Here” button associated with each of the courses. Click the button and follow the instructions.
Can I take courses online?
As a policy, the Department of State expects students to study face-to-face when possible. However, due to Covid-19, online and hybrid courses have been authorized through the Fall 2020 Semester.
Will I receive a certificate?
Yes, once our administration has verified with the professor that you have completed the requirements for your course, we will send you a certificate in an email. You will easily be able to upload that certificate to your au pair company portal.
Will I receive an ID?
Students whose courses run for six or more weeks will receive a student ID. If students need proof of registration, we can provide a letter of verification. When you register for a course, students will present a letter of registration and ID to security personnel once we begin in-class courses again.
Is there parking at Monroe College?
There is street parking on Main and surrounding streets. There is also reasonably priced parking at the New Roc City Garage. We will provide specific parking information once you register for classes.
May I bring my host children to class?
Unfortunately, due to legal liability, we cannot allow children to attend classes for any reason.
May I bring a friend to the class?
Instructors have the right to accept or refuse any visitors or observers. You may bring a friend to one class with advance permission from the instructor.
Will my professor give me a reference?
Personal references will be provided at the discretion of each professor. The director of the Au Pair Academy will provide a letter of completion upon request.
What majors does Monroe offer?
Monroe offers undergraduate and graduate-level courses. Please see the weblink below.
Are there scholarships available for international students?
International Scholarships (INTS) are awarded to new-to-Monroe undergraduate international F1 matriculated students with an excellent record of academic performance at their high school or prior college; e.g. 3.0 or higher GPA. These scholarships are available to undergraduate students only. Scholarships and grants do not apply to au pair courses.
What TOEFL score does Monroe College require for undergraduate and graduate admission?
Students are recommended to achieve a 65 for undergraduate and 80 to gain admission to Monroe Colleges programs.
Can I talk to a college advisor?
Yes, please call us at 347-323-9041, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.