1961
New York, NY

School Details

CUNY Graduate School and University Center devotes itself to advanced learning, research and scholarship through a multi-campus system. In addition to the Graduate Center, the school provides administration to five other University Center Schools. Distance education opportunities are hosted through the CUNY School of Professional Studies campus. Here students can enroll in an online bachelor completion program, or choose to begin a master’s degree or graduate certificate. 

Degree completion offerings include majors in liberal arts, business, healthcare, nursing, psychology and more.

Graduate programs include, but are not limited to, business, technology, nursing and museum studies.

Features of the online learning environment: 

  • Adult learner focus. The School of Professional Studies focuses on the adult learner, providing flexible learning options. Students are able to study and work full-time. 
  • Real world practitioners. Faculty are held to the same standard of quality as on-campus counterparts and are able to bring their experiences as practitioners to the classroom.
  • Debt free educational goals. Many are able to complete their education debt free through grant funded workforce development and CUNY SPS Foundation scholarships. 
  • No textbook purchases. Students can save through the school’s Zero Textbook Cost initiative which takes advantage of Open Education Resources and does not require the purchase of traditional textbooks.

Accreditation & Licensing

CUNY Graduate School and University Center – School of Professional Studies is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

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Art & Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Arts in Communication & Media Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies Master of Arts in Museum Studies

Business

Advanced Certificate in Management Advanced Certificate in Project Management Advanced Certificate in Research Administration Advanced Certificate in Research Compliance Bachelor of Science in Business Master of Science in Business Management & Leadership Master of Science in Research Administration & Compliance

Computer Science & IT

Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Master of Science in Data Science

Criminal Justice, Safety & Law

Advanced Certificate in Immigration Law

Healthcare

Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration Certificate in Medical Coding

Nursing

Advanced Certificate in Nursing Education Advanced Certificate in Nursing Informatics Advanced Certificate in Nursing Organizational Leadership Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Education (RN to MSN) Master of Science in Nursing / Nursing Informatics (RN to MSN) Master of Science in Nursing / Organizational Leadership (RN to MSN) Master of Science in Nursing Education Master of Science in Nursing Informatics Master of Science in Nursing Organizational Leadership

Psychology & Human Services

Advanced Certificate in Disability Studies Bachelor of Arts in Disability Studies Bachelor of Arts in Psychology Bachelor of Arts in Sociology Master of Arts in Disability Studies Master of Arts in Psychology Master of Science in Disability Services in Higher Education