School of Professional Studies

Dean John Mogulescu Honored for Years of Service to CUNY and New York City by Workforce Professionals Training Institute

September 29, 2016 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – September 29, 2016 – The Workforce Professionals Training Institute (WPTI) honored John Mogulescu, Dean of the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) and Senior University Dean for Academic Affairs for his many years of service to CUNY and New York City at the fall benefit held at the Landmarc Restaurant […]

CUNY School of Professional Studies to Launch Emergency Grant for Students Following Gerstner Family Foundation Award

September 8, 2016 | School of Professional Studies, Uncategorized

New York, NY – September 8, 2016 – A substantial grant from the Gerstner Family Foundation is helping the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) establish the CUNY SPS Emergency Grant to support its students in need. The new grant will provide assistance to students at risk of dropping out of college due to […]

CUNY School of Professional Studies Launches MA in Youth Studies

August 3, 2016 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – August 3, 2016 –  The number of youth development programs throughout the country has grown exponentially as a result of the demand to focus greater attention on the needs of individuals ages 12 to 24. Consequently, there is an endeavor to support these programs with qualified front-line youth workers, directors, and […]

CUNY SPS Launches Advanced Certificate in Youth Studies

May 26, 2016 | School of Professional Studies, Uncategorized

New York, NY – May 26, 2016 –The CUNY School of Professional Studies, in collaboration with the John F. Kennedy, Jr. Institute for Worker Education, is proud to announce the launch of the Advanced Certificate in Youth Studies to begin in fall 2016. The advanced certificate provides an opportunity to deepen students’ understanding of the relationship […]

Sonia Manzano to deliver keynote address at CUNY SPS 2016 Commencement Ceremony

April 21, 2016 | School of Professional Studies, Uncategorized

New York, NY – April 21, 2016 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is honored to announce that Sonia Manzano, Emmy Award-winning actress, writer, and author who delighted viewers for over 30 years as “Maria” on Sesame Street, will give this year’s Commencement address. On Monday, June 6, Manzano will address the […]

Professor Michael Fortner to receive 2016 Herbert H. Lehman Prize for Distinguished Scholarship in New York History

March 17, 2016 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – March 17, 2016 – The Joseph S. Murphy and the CUNY School of Professional Studies is honored to announce that Professor Michael Javen Fortner’s celebrated book, Black Silent Majority: The Rockefeller Drug Laws and the Politics of Punishment was selected by the New York Academy of History to receive the 2016 […]

BS in Nursing at CUNY SPS Granted Accreditation by Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

January 20, 2016 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – December 11, 2015 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is pleased to announce that the bachelor of science degree in nursing was granted accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).  At its October meeting, the Commission determined that the program met all accreditation standards and additionally […]

CUNY School of Professional Studies Rank in Top 5% for U.S News & World Report’s 2016 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs

January 12, 2016 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – January 12, 2016 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is proud to announce that it has been ranked in the top 5% of U.S. News & World Report’s list of the 2016 Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs, forging ahead from its top 15% position in 2015.  Of the […]

Joseph S. Murphy Institute at CUNY SPS Accepting Applications for National Scholarship Program Promoting Diversity and Excellence in Union Leadership and Labor Studies

January 11, 2016 | School of Professional Studies

NEW YORK, New York, January 11, 2015 – The Joseph S. Murphy Institute at the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2016-17 Joseph S. Murphy Scholarship for Diversity in Labor. The Scholarship program was created to address the need for racial and […]

The Administration for Children’s Services partners with CUNY School of Professional Studies to create professional development institute for children and families services staff

January 5, 2016 | School of Professional Studies, Uncategorized

New York, NY – January 5, 2016 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) and the Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) are pleased to announce a partnership creating the ACS Workforce Institute, which will enhance professional development for frontline staff serving New York City’s children and families. The Workforce Institute will offer professional […]

CUNY SPS Murphy Institute Faculty Named Top Social Work Leader

December 21, 2015 | School of Professional Studies, Uncategorized

The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is delighted to announce that Dr. Mimi Abramovitz has been named a “Top Social Work Leader” by the New York City Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) in recognition of her “outstanding leadership in the social work profession in New York City.” Dr. Abramovitz, […]

CUNY SPS Launches CUNY’s First Online Master’s Degree in Psychology

June 5, 2015 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY, June 5, 2015 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is pleased to announce a new online Master of Arts in Psychology degree, the first and only online master’s degree in psychology offered at the City University of New York (CUNY). This innovative degree will prepare students specializing in industrial/organizational […]

CUNY SPS Launches the First Master’s Degree in Disability Services in Higher Education

June 1, 2015 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY, June 1, 2015 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is delighted to announce the new online Master of Science degree in Disability Services in Higher Education, the first degree program of its kind in the country. This leading-edge degree will equip students with the knowledge and skills they need […]

CUNY School of Professional Studies Ranked in Top 12% of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans

May 28, 2015 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – May 28, 2015 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is excited to announce that it has been ranked in the top 12% of U.S. News & World Report’s list of 2015’s Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans. Of the 183 schools listed in this division, CUNY SPS ranks […]

CUNY SPS MS in Data Analytics Student Wins at CCNY’s Graduate Student Research Symposium

May 20, 2015 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – May 24, 2015 – Daniel Dittenhafer, a student in the MS in Data Analytics degree program at the CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS), won first prize in the Division of Science and Math at The City College of New York’s (CCNY) 8th Annual Graduate Student Research Symposium. Dittenhafer’s project […]

CUNY School of Professional Studies Ranked in Top 15% of U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs

January 7, 2015 | School of Professional Studies

New York, NY – January 7, 2015 – The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is excited to announce that it has been ranked in the top 15% of U.S. News & World Report’s list of the 2015 Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs. Of the 214 institutions listed, CUNY SPS ranks 3rd in New […]

CUNY SPS ANNOUNCES B.A. IN HUMAN RELATIONS

May 27, 2014 | School of Professional Studies, Uncategorized

The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is delighted to announce the launch of its new BA in Human Relations degree, the first program of its kind offered by CUNY. Human relations examines human behavior, interactions, and relationships within the workplace and society. Drawing upon psychology, sociology, communication, business, and the humanities, students in […]

MAYOR DEBLASIO APPOINTS CUNY SPS DEAN TO CITYWIDE TASK FORCE

May 21, 2014 | School of Professional Studies

The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is delighted to announce that John Mogulescu, Dean of the School and Senior University Dean for Academic Affairs, has been appointed by Mayor Bill deBlasio to the 11-member leadership team of “Jobs for New Yorkers,” a specially-created task force charged with “chang[ing] the way the City approaches […]

The Joseph S. Murphy Institute at CUNY SPS announces new Scholarship Program Promoting Diversity and Excellence in Union Leadership and Labor Studies

February 3, 2014 | School of Professional Studies

The Joseph S. Murphy Institute at the CUNY School of Professional Studies is pleased to announce the launch of a national scholarship competition dedicated to fostering a diverse leadership in the labor movement and in the academic field of labor studies. A collaboration between the City University of New York and New York City labor […]

CUNY SPS Announces Online Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems

January 24, 2014 | School of Professional Studies

The CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS) is pleased to announce that it has begun accepting applications to its online Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems (B.S.I.S.) program for Fall 2014.