Architecture | LSU Majors


You are drawn to a building’s perfect archway or the magnificence of a skyscraper.

About Architecture

Simply put, architects design buildings. They create the outlines and drawings that set the theoretical foundation upon which contractors and mechanical engineers build. From Rome’s Colosseum to New York’s Empire State Building, great architects have left their marks on history. Now, it’s your turn!

Possible Careers

  • Architect
  • City planner
  • Project manager 
  • Urban developer  

Program Requirements

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Senior College

College of Art & Design


B.Arch., Bachelor of Architecture

Course Load by Subject Area

  • Lab Hours or Field Work: High Intensity
  • Visual Art: High Intensity
  • Electives: Medium Intensity
  • Math: Low Intensity
  • Science: Low Intensity
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