Texas Tech University

Advising Center

The Advising Office at The College of Media & Communication is dedicated to providing students with the answers necessary for completion of their degree plan. Prospective undergraduate students should contact the advising office for information on enrolling in the college. Current students should check with the advising office each semester for information on advising sessions and requirements for graduation.

Advising staff are available Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - Noon and
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.


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CMI adviser Donald Ellis

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Meet our team!

Julia Heard Witt
 

Julia Heard Witt

Sr. Director of Advising & Recruiting

Julia Heard

Julia Heard Witt has a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from Auburn University and a Master of Education in Counseling and Human Development from Hardin-Simmons University. She's a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas and is also a National Certified Counselor. Before taking the Sr. Director of Advising & Recruiting position at Texas Tech, Julia spent the previous ten years at South Plains College in the Guidance and Counseling Center as a Veteran and Academic Counselor.


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Kim Bergan
 

Kim Bergan

Academic Adviser

Kim Bergan

Kim Bergan: I was Born in North Dakota but got to Texas as fast as I could! Don't mess with Texas! I graduated from Texas Tech in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a Math minor. Majority of my time since graduation, I have been in an advising position and loved it!


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Donald Ellis
 

Donald Ellis

Academic Adviser

Donald Ellis

Donald Ellis: The bachelor of arts degree in electronic media and communications is designed to train innovative, responsible storytellers in convergent media forms who can create, analyze, and compete in diverse U.S. and global media marketplaces. The EMC program offers professional courses in electronic media, visual communication, digital media production, photography, and writing to provide a broad and thorough liberal arts education. This is not simply a skills-oriented program. Instead, the program is devoted to preparing students for leadership positions in electronic media industries.


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Lori Jones
 

Lori Jones

Academic Adviser

Lori Jones

Lori Jones: I am a Lubbock local and loyal Red Raider! I graduated from Texas Tech with a Bachelor of Science in Human Development & Family Studies. Prior to joining the College of Media & Communication, I worked with a non-profit student ministry on campus and then joined the TTU family as Senior Academic Advisor for the Tech Transfer Acceleration Program. I love working with college students and being a part of such a pivotal season in their lives!


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