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


Refresh Your Resume - September Afternoon Session

Transform your resume into a powerful tool that reflects your relevant experience and will get you more interviews. 

Skill Building Session: Effective Essay Organization

Writing an essay seems stressful, but there are tricks and tips you can use to make the process easier and improve your writing. Learn more about how to craft writing that flows, and...

Student Association Meeting - September

The September open meeting of the CUNY SPS Student Association.  Student Association meetings are open to all currently enrolled SPS students.

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