AASCU Graduates: The Difference We Make

Rebecca Hilleary

Rebecca Hilleary

Graduation Year: 2014
Degree Earned: Associate Degree
Institution: Chattanooga State Community College

2014 Chattanooga State graduate Rebecca Hilleary earned an associate degree in pre-health … before she graduated sixth in her class at Rhea County High School two weeks later with an unprecedented 85 college credits amassed and three-quarters of her bachelor’s degree completed as an Early College student. Rebecca was recognized as a Distinguished Young Woman of Rhea County and an American Lung Association Young Woman of Distinction. Achieving honors for herself is secondary in her desire to make the world a better place. A student at Campbell University, she anticipates earning her pharmacy doctorate by age 22.