Educational Opportunties in North Carolina
- AuPairs are required to get 72 hours or 6 credits while they are here for their au pair year. For those extending, the classes the must be completed by the end of month 10 in order to file your extension on time. Return airfare is not provided for au pairs that don't complete the required courses. Extension au pairs need to earn 3 credits for six month extensions and 6 credits for nine or twelve month extensions.
- All aupairs can now take almost any class they want, as long as it's at an accredited college/university. For the most part, the only classes that are not acceptable to take are cooking classes, hobby related or sports
classes (volleyball, tennis etc.). Always contact your local Community Counselor before enrolling in a class.
The ultimate approval will come from them.
- Au pairs CANNOT take online classes.