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College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences oversees programs that enhance students' intellectual and cultural worlds, providing them with resources to live fuller and richer lives. Our students are taught to be flexible and disciplined thinkers who can approach life situations from multiple perspectives and solve problems in diverse situations that span their work, personal and civic lives.



  • Major provider of courses in the university's general education curriculum
  • Students work closely with faculty on research projects and scholarly and creative activities
  • Students are nationally competitive when applying for graduate programs, prestigious awards and recognition, and career opportunities





Degree Programs

We offer degree programs in general studies, organizational leadership, political science, criminal justice, communication, music and many other fields.

Related Programs

Our public service centers and programs provide students and the community with intellectual, artistic and cultural experiences.

Scholarship Opportunities

Students in our college have access to many scholarship opportunities to help fund their education.

Dr. Karen Fontenot
Message from the Dean

The College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences is committed to providing students with an intellectually stimulating and challenging experience in the classroom, research lab, art studio, music hall and stage. Our faculty are dedicated to engaging students in their disciplines, developing their intellect and creativity and providing educational opportunities to increase their future success.

Contact Us

SLU 10767
Hammond, LA 70402
Fayard Hall, Room 300

M-TH 7:30a-5:00p
Fri 7:30a-12:30p

Tel 985-549-2101
Fax 985-549-5014