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Character. Culture.


Investigate the social world around you and use science to improve it.

Sociology is for you if you want to understand patterns of human behavior, problems, and institutions. Community engaged professors will give you the skills and analytical tools to learn about the things you really care about, so you can do something to improve the world around you.

Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

As a Sociology major at Loyola, you’ll immerse yourself in critical issues around gender, race, and class inequalities, crime and deviance, popular culture, social networks, education, healthcare, technology, the environment, and more, here in New Orleans and across the globe.

Learn more about Sociology

This degree may be eligible for completion in three years through our Degree in Three program. Learn more and find out if you're a fit.


Minor in Sociology

For those who wish to pursue another area of study as their primary major, or even double major, the curriculum of the sociology program can serve as an adaptable and attractive option.

Minor in Sociology


See an overview of the program's curriculum and requirements.

Senior Capstone Projects

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