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 #11 in the Nation on U.S. News & World Report's Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs list.

U.S. News & World Report 2023 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs Badge

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

Brightspace Demos for SPS Faculty

Join us over Zoom for a live demonstration of the new Brightspace learning environment. 

Psychology Club Meeting - Club Week

All students are welcome to join the Psychology Club as they host their monthly meeting.

Online Information Session: Bachelor's Degree Programs

Join this online information session to learn more about the fully online bachelor's degree programs offered at CUNY SPS.


Photograph shows a full-length portrait of Harriet Tubman (1820?-1913) looking directly at the camera with folded hands resting on back of an upholstered chair.

Dean Braverman reflect upon the importance of Women's History Month and invites the CUNY SPS community to celebrate this March with several events and programming.

Illustration of multiethnic group of men and women

The ABTI program teaches city agency staff to understand automatic patterns of thinking, become aware of unconscious bias in the workplace, and mitigate bias.

CUNY SPS student working on laptop

Tech Guide's ranking is the latest accolade for the CUNY SPS MS in Data Science program, which has been continuously earning high ranks for its academic excellence and value.

Online Learning at CUNY SPS