Undergraduate Programs


Child & Family Studies students in class

Human Development & Family Science

The Human Development & Family Science Bachelor of Science undergraduate degree at LSU is an exciting integration of theory, research, and practice from multiple disciplines with a unique blend of liberal arts and professional education.

Child Lilfe Specialist working with a young boy

Child Life Concentration

The Child Life Concentration is for Human Development & Family Science students interested in pursuing the healthcare career of a Certified Child Life Specialist.

Social Work students in a class

Social Work

The Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree is designed to prepare students for entry level careers in social service agencies, school, corrections/criminal justice, and other community agencies.




Students who wish to declare a minor and have this added to a degree audit must visit their college counselor in their respective colleges. For more information on the minors, please contact: Denise Chiasson at the School of Social Work or your college advisor.