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Welcome to the College of Social Sciences

Recognized for excellence

By choosing the College of Social Sciences, you'll not only choose from a diverse group of programs, but you'll also be choosing a college singled out for excellence.

The Princeton Review recently rated a senior faculty member in the Department of Political Science as one of the top 300 faculty in the country. U.S. News & World Report ranked the School of Nursing’s online graduate program among the top five in the nation. Additionally, The School of Mass Communication has won the national Bateman Competition in public relations more than any other university in the country. Student journalists and the student newspaper, The Maroon, are consistently recognized by professional journalism organizations such as The Society of Professional Journalists for excellence.

student Achievements + Research

Bateman Team Again in Top 3 in US

Once again, our Bateman students are national finalists in the 2014 PRSSA Bateman Competition. Congratulations!

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faculty Achievements + Research

Nursing Professor meets with Dr. James Prochaska at the 24th Annual Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference

Nursing Professor Kim Brannagan attends Health Promotion Conference

Nursing Professor Kim Brannagan recently attended the 24th Annual Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference (March 26-28, 2014) and met with Dr. James Prochaska who is noted for his change theory, The Transtheoretical Model of Change.

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alumni Achievements + Research

Political Science alum, David Zoller, is currently District Director for Louisiana State Representative Julie Stokes

David Zoller, SS'10, currently the District Director for Louisiana State Representative Julie Stokes for the 79th district.

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