Facts about CICU Cuernavaca



year founded
type of school Private language center
maximum capacity
50 students
number of permanent/free-lance teachers 8 / 4
maximum number of students / average group size Summer: 30 / 5   

outside Summertime :15 / 3

bilingual staff, program coordinator yes
percentage of students between 17-20 years-old 30%
percentage of students between 35-65 years-old 50%
percentage of college students <10%
percentage of students from USA <75%
class duration 6 hrs a day (lessons of 50 minutes by 10 minutes break)
top two reasons students select us word of mouth and website search


number of classrooms 10 (ten)
urban location close to downtown
(Note: Not recommended for people with disabilities or over 75)

Host Family

number of homestays 20, 50 % with garden
meals per day with homestay 2 (standard)
maximum number of students assigned per family 4 (unless otherwise requested)
private bedroom yes, standard
private bathroom upon request (limited availability)
shared bedroom yes, only for teens or if coming with a partner
walking distance from school upon request (limited availability)
hot shower yes, all of them
special preferences taken into account re: smoking, restricted diets, children, distance to school, etc. yes upon request
flexible arrival/departure dates yes
host families -  families with teens/children yes
special accommodations for teens yes, special fee aplies
family change without surcharge if not satisfied yes

Spanish program/Related activities

year round offerings of group classes / private classes yes / yes
combined group and private instruction yes
special programs for middle school, high school and college groups yes
child care and baby care yes
executive option (super intensive) yes
weekend classes yes, upon request
minimum / standard / maximum number of hours per day 3 / 6 (standard)
special clases for children yes summertime (July-August)
Spanish for professional purposes yes
study counseling service yes
cultural activities / cost yes / extra charge
academic credit available yes, upon request





Facts about CICU