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

Chicago Style Bring and Cite

The Chicago Bring and Cite group workshop is a follow-up to the webinar on Finding, Using, and Citing Sources in Chicago Style and a chance to get experience citing various types of...

CUNY SPS CareerLink Training - Afternoon Session

Move one step closer to reaching your professional goals! Learn how to best utilize CareerLink through a first-hand demonstration highlighting the system's tools and resources.

ePortfolio 101: The Basics

Join the ePortfolio team for an in-depth look at the ePortfolio platform, including creating, customizing, and sharing.


New York City Skyline

Since the workplace learning unit was launched in 2006, more than 250,000 city and state employees have benefited from their work.

CUNY SPS Academic Advisement Director Otilia Abraham

Colleagues and friends shared personal memories of Otilia Abraham, the School's director of academic advisement, during a memorial held on September 14.

Banner for Hispanic Heritage Month Banner "Let's Celebrate" with Flags and Confetti

Dean Braverman reflects upon the importance of Hispanic Heritage Month and offers some suggestions for what to read, see, and do during the month.

Online Learning at CUNY SPS