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 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

Our low cost in state tuition rate is available to all students, regardless of where they live. And, 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

Job Search Strategies Panel Discussion

Learn tips and hear advice from experienced professionals who will provide insight and knowledge for job seekers.

Financial Literacy Series: Personal Finance Essentials

Celebrate Financial Literacy month and level up your finance skills with this refresher on the essentials of personal finance, hosted by the offices of Financial Aid, Bursar, and...

Earth Day Virtual Event

The Office of Human Resources hosts Master Gardener, Bernadette Robinson for a mindful, educational seed starting exercise that will demonstrate how organic gardening...


CUNY SPS is celebrating CUNY Disability Awareness Month, a University-wide observance that seeks to recognize disability culture and share CUNY’s continued commitment to equal...

In recognition of National Financial Literacy Month, CUNY SPS is hosting two money management webinars and offering a look at its financial literacy training program.

CUNY's Interdisciplinary Research Grant has awarded $40,000 towards a CUNY SPS research project examining the effect of COVID-19 on New York City youth.

Online Learning at CUNY SPS