Academics

The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) has been leading online education at the City University of New York for more than 15 years. Offering the most fully online undergraduate and graduate degree options at the University, along with a number of certificate, advanced certificate, and professional non-degree programs, CUNY SPS provides flexible and convenient learning opportunities geared to adults who are looking to advance their education or progress in their careers.

CUNY SPS is ranked in the top 2% of the U.S. News & World Report's Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs list.

U.S. News & World Report 2021 Best Online Programs Badge

Many of our academic programs are offered in a fully online format. An online course is as rigorous, informative, and rewarding as one taught in a classroom. Our use of emerging technology and interactive formats creates a unique experience. Additionally, all of our programs are taught by highly respected faculty who are experts in their fields and have considerable online education experience.

Our undergraduate degree programs are for students who want to finish their degree and have already earned 24 or more credits at an accredited institution.

Upcoming Events


CUNY SPS Virtual Career Fair

Join The Office of Career Services at CUNY SPS for a Virtual Career Fair on Thursday, June 17th from 11am – 2pm ET. Participation is easy and registration is free to both...

CUNY SPS Student and Alumni Summer Mixer

We welcome you to attend the CUNY SPS Student and Alumni Summer Mixer on Wednesday, June 23 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

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