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

Student Club Information Session

Would you like to learn about our Student Life Organizations? We invite you to join us for the Student Life Information Session on Monday, May 10, at 6:00pm

Psychology & Sociology Cross-Over Event

Join us for a special cross-over event for the Psychology and Sociology Programs on Tuesday May 11, at 6:00pm.

Test Flight: Online Learning Simulation

Are you thinking about becoming an online student? This week-long simulation will introduce you to the experience of taking an online course.


This May, CUNY SPS is deeply honored to pay tribute to our nurses during National Nurses Month.

Dean Mogulescu shares his thoughts on how to commemorate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month this May.

CUNY SPS will partner with the City to create a Community Behavioral Health Academy as part of Mayor de Blasio’s Mental Health for All initiative.

Online Learning at CUNY SPS