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

Online Information Session: Jump Start Application

Join this online information session to learn more about the Jump Start program and its application process at CUNY SPS.

Student Success: Becoming a Confident Writer

Learn simple steps you can take to gain confidence in your writing, including how to analyze writing assignment instructions and strengthen your ability to express ideas.

Finding, Using, and Citing Sources in Chicago Style

The CUNY SPS Writing Fellows host a live webinar for Museum Studies students covering finding, using, and properly citing sources in your writing utilizing Chicago Style. 


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.

Woman stands at table in office reviewing paperwork while 3 men and 1 women sit and listen

The ACS Workforce Institute, which is managed by the School's PEWL unit, offers several training programs that lift and support child welfare workers.


Online Learning at CUNY SPS