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Department of Biology and Environmental Science

Pursue a bright future as a biologist

At Bridgewater College, your biology or environmental science degree can kickstart any number of careers in medicine, health, research, laboratory science and more. Interested in becoming a doctor, a veterinarian, a nurse or a medical laboratory scientist? Check out our pre-professional programs.

Do you want to perform undergraduate research? Explore all the various fields within biology? Our faculty will guide you in navigating the endless variety and developing your own areas of interest.

As a biology or environmental science major, you will have numerous opportunities to participate in internships, research and other forms of experiential learning to enhance your knowledge and prepare for a career or graduate school. Choose an emphasis in environmental chemistry, freshwater resources or wildlife biology to add focus to your major.

For more information on the emphasis in wildlife biology, take a look at the biology or environmental science major requirements and contact Dr. Tamara Johnstone-Yellin.