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College of Information and Communications

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Demarcus Heller

Title: Undergraduate Academic Advisor
College of Information and Communications
Phone: 803-302-7986
Office: School of Journalism and Mass Communications
800 Sumter Street, Room 118A
Columbia, SC 29208
Demarcus Heller


B.S., Exercise Science, University of South Carolina
M.S., Exercise Science, University of South Carolina


Demarcus Heller  serves as a first-year advisor to public relations, advertising, mass communications and visual communications students.


Heller was formerly a collegiate strength and conditioning coach at Columbia College, where he trained the women's basketball team, and at Florida State University in Campus Recreation. He has taught classes as an adjunct professor in the Department of Physical Education at Presbyterian College and as a graduate assistant at the University of South Carolina in the Department of Exercise Science.

His dynamic experience has allowed him to work in manufacturing as a production supervisor for Samsung Electronics Home Appliances.


Heller, from Pomaria, South Carolina, enjoys traveling, listening to '80s rock music, old school hip hop, powerlifting, biking, reading, amusement parks and collecting rare US coins and currencies.    

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.