Psychology | LSU Majors


You are fascinated by all aspects of the human mind and want to know more.

About Psychology

This major emphasizes a hands-on approach to understanding human behavior and offers exceptional preparation for graduate study in psychology or medical school. You can develop the skills you need in areas such as biological, clinical, cognitive, and school psychology. The department also has an extremely active honors program through which you can work with faculty mentors on meaningful research.

Possible Careers

  • Clinical psychologist
  • Crisis worker
  • Counselor
  • Mental health advocate
  • School psychologist
  • Testing and assessment analyst

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

Senior College

College of Humanities & Social Sciences


B.S., Bachelor of Science

Course Load by Subject Area

  • Social Studies: High Intensity
  • Foreign Language: Medium Intensity
  • Electives: Low Intensity
  • History & Law: Low Intensity
  • Math: Low Intensity
  • Science: Low Intensity
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