Anthropology | LSU Majors


You enjoy uncovering our past to understand our future, and you don’t mind getting your hands dirty.

About Anthropology

Find great adventure in anthropology at LSU. Areas of study include archaeology, cultural anthropology, folklore, physical anthropology, and anthropological linguistics. You can participate firsthand in meaningful research, ranging from studies of contemporary communities to archaeological digs, that can have a real impact on the world.

Possible Careers

  • Archaeologist
  • City planner
  • Environmental manager
  • Lawyer
  • Museum curator

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

Senior College

College of Humanities & Social Sciences


B.A., Bachelor of Arts

Course Load by Subject Area

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