Welcome to the Science Department at Southern Union State Community College. Our instructors share the goal of maintaining a program of teaching excellence enhanced by providing a personalized classroom atmosphere.

We offer a wide variety of courses ranging from the Biological to the Physical and Chemical Sciences that will help you meet your curriculum needs for graduation from Southern Union or transfer to four-year colleges and universities.

The faculty of the Science Department are experienced and highly qualified professionals who want to open the door of opportunity to you by helping you attain your educational goals. After graduation, many of our students go on to enjoy successful careers in engineering, health sciences and other specialized technical fields.

If you have any questions or would like more information about the Science Department, please contact the Department Chair.


Steve Owen Department Chair, Biology

Mary Ann Aglan Chemistry
Heather Armbruster Biology
Curtis Burney Biology
Thomas Deskins Physical Science/Physics
Clint Foster Biology
Joseph Hayes Biology
Malorie Hayes Biology
Lindsay Horne Biology
Frederick James Biology
Ron Sanders Astronomy/Physics
Phillip Vernon Biology/Physical Science