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Most Affordable Online Master’s in Data Science Degree Programs

April 05, 2024


The CUNY SPS MS in Data Science has earned a number 2 ranking from TechGuide in its listing of the nation's most affordable programs. The degree program was selected from among the top 25 institutions for providing exceptional educational opportunities at an affordable cost. This recognition underscores CUNY SPS' dedication to delivering outstanding education while remaining accessible to students.
CUNY SPS alum Sarah Yahia named to 40 Under 40 list

Arab America Foundation Announces 40 Under 40 Awardees--Class of 2024

April 04, 2024

Arab America Foundation

CUNY SPS MS Business and Leadership alum Sara Yahia (2019) was recently named to the 40 Under 40 list compiled by the Arab America Foundation. Yahia, a member of the CUNY SPS Alumni Engagement Council, is an HR expert and has published several books exploring societal issues.
CUNY SPS Sociology and Human Relations Professor Melanie Lorek

Post-Socialist Architecture and Memories in Berlin and Beyond

April 04, 2024

Journal of Urban History

Melanie Lorek, assistant professor of Sociology and Human Relations, published a review essay, "Post-Socialist Architecture and Memories in Berlin and Beyond," in the Journal of Urban History.
CUNY SPS' former Dean discusses the publication of his memoir "The Dean of New Things"

A Vision for the Future of Higher Ed

March 28, 2024


John Mogulescu, the founding dean of CUNY SPS, retired in 2021 but continues to be busy! Following the 2023 publication of his memoir "The Dean of New Things: Bringing Change to CUNY and New York City," Mogulescu has been speaking to various press outlets about his long and illustrious 50-year career at the City University of New York, which was capped by his work launching CUNY SPS in 2003. This past March, Mogulescu was the guest speaker at a panel discussion hosted at Hunter College’s Roosevelt House as part of its series "Mapping the Future of Higher Ed".
CUNY SPS former Dean John Mogulescu interviewed on CUNY TV show

CUNY's John Mogulescu, 'Dean of New Things'

March 26, 2024

CUNY TV- One to One

CUNY SPS former Dean John Mogulescu was recently interviewed by host Sheryl McCarthy on the CUNY TV show "One to One." In the interview, Mogulescu reflected upon his long tenure and discussed the explosive growth of CUNY SPS, which, under his leadership, became one of the University’s fastest-growing institutions, pioneering online education and developing innovative programs to serve the needs of working adults and non-traditional students.