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Program Summary

An Associate Degree in Chemistry/Physics prepares students to pursue a Bachelor's Degree in a science-related field. With qualified faculty, laboratory facilities and flexible hours, Hill College helps to shape young minds of the future.


Physics/Chemistry Education Plan

Chemistry Degree 
Associate of Science 
60 Credit Hours 

Syllabus Search 

Ten Marketable Skills
Communication the process of transmitting information and ideas from one individual or group to another, verbally or through writing.
Critical Thinking the intellectually disciplined process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing, synthesizing, and/or evaluating information gathered from, or generated by, observation, experience, reflection, reasoning, or communication, as a guide to belief and action.
Teamwork willingness to be a part of a group of persons in a cooperative or coordinated effort in the interests of a common cause.
Adaptability the ability to be flexible and adapt to changing conditions.
Work Ethic a set of values centered on the importance of doing work and reflected especially in a desire or determination to work hard.
Continued Learning the ability to continually develop and improve one's skills and knowledge in order to perform effectively.
Social Skills skills used to communicate and interact with other people, both individually and in groups, verbally and non-verbally, through gestures, body language and our personal appearance.
Time Management the process of organizing and planning how to divide your time between specific activities.
Analytical Thinking the ability to solve problems quickly and effectively through a methodical step-by-step approach that breaks down complex problems into single and manageable components.
Cultural Competency the ability to understand, communicate with, and effectively interact with people across cultures.


  • Biochemistry
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Geophysics
  • Nanotechnology
  • Toxicology
  • Many more...

Paul Bellah 
Program Coordinator 

Dr. Esmaeel Masadeh 
Chemistry Instructor 

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