Academic Catalog

2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Majors, Minors, and Programs Overview

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Bridgewater College's academic programs prepare you to excel in your career and in your community. In addition to more than 60 majors and minors, take advantage of special opportunities to spend a semester or May Term abroad, gain real-world experience through internships or become an honors student through the Flory Fellowship of Scholars.

Undergraduate Programs:

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Programs of Study Major Minor Concentration Emphasis
B.A. B.S.
Accounting Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Administration Management Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
American Civil War Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
American Studies Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Applied Chemistry Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Applied Chemistry Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Applied Physics Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Art Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Art Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Athletic Training Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Biochemistry Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Biology Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Biology Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Business Administration Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Business Administration Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Chemistry Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Child Development Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Church Music Emphasis for Music Majors --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Clinical Laboratory Sciences—Sentara RMH and Augusta Health --- --- --- --- ---
Coaching Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Communication Studies Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Communication, Technology and Culture Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Computer Science Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Computer Science Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Crime and Justice Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Designated Disciplines (PreK-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Digital Media Arts Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Digital Media Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Economics Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Economics Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Elementary (PreK-6) --- --- --- --- ---
Elementary Education (PreK–6) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Biology (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Chemistry (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Computer Science (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in English (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Family and Consumer Sciences (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in French (PreK-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Health and Physical Education (PreK-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in History and Social Studies (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Mathematics (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Music Education- Instrumental and Vocal (PreK–12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Physics (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Spanish (PreK-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Theatre Arts (PreK–12) --- --- --- --- ---
Endorsement in Visual Arts (PreK-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Engineering—Virginia Tech --- --- --- --- ---
English Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
English Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Environmental Chemistry Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Environmental Science Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Environmental Science Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Equine Studies Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Family and Consumer Sciences Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Family Life Education Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Finance Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Financial Economics Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
French Cultural Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
French Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
French Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Freshwater Resources Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Gender Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
German Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
German Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Gerontology Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Global Studies Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Global Studies Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Health and Exercise Science Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Health and Physical Education Licensure (PreK–12) --- --- --- --- ---
Health and Physical Education Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Hispanic Cultural Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
History and Political Science Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
History Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
History Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Iberian Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Identity Studies Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Interfaith Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
International Commerce Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Latin American Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Leadership Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Liberal Studies Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Marketing Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Mathematics Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Mathematics Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Multimedia Authoring Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Music Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Music Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Neuroscience Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Nutritional Science Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Nutritional Science Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Organization Management Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
Peace Studies Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Philosophy and Religion Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Philosophy and Religion Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Physical Chemistry Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Physics Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Physics Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Political Science Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Political Science Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Politics and Public Policy Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Pre-Law Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Professional Writing Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Professional Writing Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Psychology Major --- B.S. | Yes --- --- ---
Psychology Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Public History Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Race and Ethnic Studies --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Race and Ethnic Studies Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Secondary (6-12) --- --- --- --- ---
Secondary Education (6–12) Licensure --- --- --- --- ---
Social Sciences for Health Professionals Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Social Work Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Sociology Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Spanish Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Spanish Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Theatre Major B.A. | Yes --- --- --- ---
Theatre Minor --- --- Minor | Yes --- ---
Veterinary Medicine—Virginia Tech --- --- --- --- ---
Visual Arts Education Licensure (PreK–12) --- --- --- --- ---
Web Design and Development Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---
Wildlife Biology Emphasis --- --- --- --- Emphasis | Yes
World Languages Education Licensure (PreK–12) --- --- --- --- ---
World Languages: French or Spanish Concentration --- --- --- Concentration | Yes ---