Appalachian State University


Quick Facts

Updated U.S. Gov IPEDS 2017-18
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Top Ranked
  • Location: Boone, NC
  • Student Body: 18,811
  • Education Type: 4 Years+
  • Funding: Public
  • Campus Type: Rural
  • Web Site: www.appstate.edu
  • Acceptance Rate: 70.00%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 70.00%
  • Application Deadline: March 15, 2019
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $65
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
  • In State Tuition: $4,242
  • Out of State/International Tuition: $19,049
  • In State Grad Tuition: $4,839
  • Out of State Grad Tuition: $18,271
  • Room and Board: $8,173
  • Books and Supplies: $700
  • Other Fees: $3,060
  • Net Price In-Disctrict/State: $10,473
  • Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 3,306
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,331 / 1,975
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 560 - 640
  • Median SAT Math Range: 540 - 630
  • Median ACT Range: 23 - 23
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 5.5
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 13
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business: 20%
  • Health Professions: 12%
  • Education: 10%
  • Parks: 7%
  • Communication: 7%

Academic Programs

Appalachian State University offers 134 Total Programs in Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Certificate ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 19 Certificate Programs
Business
Education
Ethnic
Foreign Language
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 110 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological
Business
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Ethnic
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources
Parks
Philosophy
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 65 Master's Degree Programs
Biological
Business
Computer Science
Education
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Ethnic
Foreign Language
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 1 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
     Online  Campus

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 73%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 73%
  • 1st Year Retention: 89%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $38,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 18,811
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 83%
  • Hispanic Students: 6%
  • Black Students: 4%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 1%
  • Unknown: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%

Transfer Agreements

From Program1 Agreements with 1 Colleges
Physical Sciences
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Clemson University
Engineering