Online Learning

There are many benefits to choosing an online bachelor's or master's degree or certificate program at the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS.)  Our students have the flexibility to take classes at any time to work around their own schedules while earning a CUNY quality online degree or certificate.

Our online learning environment supports classwork and research in any location with internet access, giving our students the opportunity to complete their programs anywhere in the country, or the world.

CUNY SPS is ranked in the top 5% of the U.S. News & World Report's Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs list.

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Our low cost in state tuition rate is available to all students, regardless of where they live. And, the faculty at CUNY SPS are skilled educators and practitioners in their fields who are experienced in teaching their courses in an online environment.

Our online learning environment takes full advantage of emerging education technologies and interactive formats, offering students the opportunity to connect with their instructors and classmates in a number of ways including email, discussion boards, blogs, ePortfolios, and instant messaging.

Online Learning: Getting Started

Upcoming Events


2020 Commencement Ceremony - Postponed

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we regret that spring commencement ceremonies throughout the CUNY system will be postponed. 

RHIT/RHIA Certification Exam Prep Session

This interactive one day online seminar serves as a supplement to your review of competencies as you prepare to sit for the RHIT/RHIA certification exam. 

Online Information Session: Bachelor's Degree Programs

Join us for an online information session to learn more about our online bachelor's degree programs, including information on learning online, advisement, and the application process.

Online Learning at CUNY SPS