Sociology | LSU Majors


You are not only interested in individual human behavior, but also fascinated by how humans behave in groups.

About Sociology 

In sociology, you will discover and explain patterns of human behavior. You will learn how society functions and how you function within society. You may also elect to follow the department’s concentration in criminology.

Possible Careers 

  • Case worker
  • Community organizer
  • Counselor
  • Crisis worker
  • Law enforcement officer
  • Lawyer

Email or call 225-578-3141 for more information.

Senior College

College of Humanities & Social Sciences


B.A., Bachelor of Arts

Course Load by Subject Area

  • Electives: Medium Intensity
  • Foreign Language: Medium Intensity
  • Social Studies: Medium Intensity
  • Math: Low Intensity

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