Advising Center

University Commons Bldg, 3360
Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday
Phone: (251) 380-2889


We assist and support undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Education and Professional Studies in developing and pursuing their educational goals. We encourage individuals interested in learning more about our majors to schedule an appointment with the appropriate academic advisor.


Advising Center Staff


Josh Wooden

Josh Wooden, Director of Academic Advising & Teacher Certification

Diane Harvey

Diane Harvey, Academic Advisor II

Advises: Early Childhood Studies, Educational Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies (A-R)

Pamela James

Pamela James, Academic Advisor II

Advises: K-6 Teacher Education, Secondary Education, Special Education

Melanie McLain

Melanie McLain, Academic Advisor II

Advises: Hospitality & Tourism Management, Interdisciplinary Studies (S-Z), Instructional Design & Performance Improvement

Sally Morris

Sally Morris, Academic Advisor II

Advises: Exercise Science, Health Education, Health (Non-Teaching), Physical Education, Sport & Recreation Management, Therapeutic Recreation

Anita Perrette

Anita Perrette, Secretary IV