Student Profiles

Our students come from all walks of life, but share one common goal -- to build upon their skills, knowledge, and career options through higher learning. Here's what some of our current students have to say about their experiences at CUNY SPS.

Lisa Young

MS in Disability Services in HIgher Education

"So far, my studies have really pushed me out of my comfort zone. I am usually very shy, but I have already had the chance to connect with people and attend conferences."

Yuliya Momont

RN to BS in Nursing

"Sometimes it takes a little more time than expected to pursue our dreams, but I finally decided to follow mine and became a nurse."

Lisa Sheridan

BA in Communication and Media

"In school, I don’t need to have all the answers. I can give myself permission to ask questions and learn from other people. It has been a very liberating experience."

Yasmin Paula

Advanced Certificate in Project Management

"The courses I have taken so far have been very collaborative and allow for the development of relationships with my classmates and professors."

Nuri Panjaton

BS in Business

"I now know that I am capable of balancing work and family along with school. All I had to do was believe in myself and give things my best. "

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