Alumni Spotlight

CUNY SPS alumni are among the best, brightest and most dedicated. Here's what some of our alumni have to say about their CUNY SPS experience, professional accomplishments and career goals.


Shartìss England

BS in Business, Class of 2012

The flexibility of the schedule and the course of study appealed to me. The flexibility allowed me to complete my degree online while continuing to work full-time. I was taking business courses and wanted to continue and complete my bachelor's degree. I was able to transfer all of my credits.

Crystal Abisdid

BA in Communications and Media, Class of 2014

The BA in Communications and Media degree from CUNY SPS has opened many doors for my career and professional fulfillment. My CUNY SPS degree has led to interviews and job offers. It has created professional opportunities and enabled me to meet many successful business people. Importantly, many of the courses I completed gave me the confidence to assert myself, take a leadership role, and be creative in my profession.

Marcy Lewis

BA in Psychology, Class of 2015

"I chose CUNY SPS because it offered me the complete package of what I was searching for in a University: flexibility, accreditation, affordability, positive reputation for online programs, and a strong background in the academic success rates."

Nooria Nodrat

MA in Disability Studies, Class of 2014

"I learned so much about the legal rights of persons with disabilities, as well as the importance of creating broader educational and professional opportunities for persons with disabilities."

April Coughlin

MA in Disability Studies, Class of 2011

"Each professor showed not only support, but a genuine interest in my research and the topics we discussed both in and out of class."