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Environmental Science Research

Bridgewater students carry out research projects in a variety of contexts.  A number of classes require independent research projects. Many students choose to carry out their own summer, semester or year-long research project with the mentorship of a

Majors and Minors for Environmental Science

Environmental Science Major

Consists of a minimum of 34 credits in core courses in biology, chemistry, physics and mathematics.

BIOL 110 Principles of Biology I
BIOL 111 Principles of Biology II
BIOL 350 Ecology
CHEM 161

Environmental Science Faculty

Environmental Science Faculty
Tim Kreps
Program Director
Associate Professor of Biology

Office: McKinney 133
Department: Biology
Relevant interests and expertise:
Community ecology, freshwater ecology, human impacts on fisheries, invasive species

Learning by Doing in Environmental Science

Learning by Doing in Environmental Science

Environmental science majors learn best when they apply their knowledge to real-life situations in a hands-on manner. This starts in laboratory experiences associated with classes but also carries through to experiences outside of class. Environmental science