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Opportunities to Stretch Your World

Academic Divisions

Based on your choice of major, you’ll be part of one of Bridgewater College’s four academic divisions. Our divisions are structured to allow you to make the most of your college experience—delving deeply into your program of study while also benefitting from the other departments in your division, where you’ll dabble in other areas of interest and combine various classes and resources to meet your educational goals.

Division of Communication Studies, Fine Arts and Literature

Division Head: Dr. Jeff Pierson

Division of Humanities and Social Sciences

Division Head: Dr. Harriett Hayes

Division of Natural Sciences

Division Head: Dr. Phil Spickler

Division of Professional Studies

Division Head: Dr. Barbara Long

Check out the links on the left to learn more about our academic departments and programs of study.