Bachelor of Arts in Sociology
Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

Program Details

Learn how social groups impact the choices we make with a bachelor’s in Sociology online from LSU. The curriculum explores how culture influences trends in society and how to interpret the social world, deviant behavior, social movements, and globalization. Students will compare diverse cultures and interactions through global and historical perspectives. Essential skills will be practiced in effective writing and speaking, as well as conducting research and analyzing data.

Class discussions cover a range of topics including:

  • Current social problems
  • Methods of sociological research
  • Women’s and gender studies
  • Sociology of the criminal justice system
  • Intercultural communication
  • Principles of marketing

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)