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


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • SAT or ACT test scores
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges