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Appalachian State University

Appalachian State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Boone, NC. The 2019 average net price at Appalachian State University is $10,491. Acceptance rate is 69.46%. The school has a total enrollment of 19,108.


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Top Ranked
Location: Boone, NC
Student Body: 19,108
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.appstate.edu
Acceptance Rate: 69.46%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 69.46%
  • Application Deadline: March 31, 2021
  • 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: $8,548
Books and Supplies: $700
Other Fees: $3,122
Net Price In-District/State: $10,491
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 3,445
  • Men / Women Ratio: 1,354 / 2,091
  • 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: 12
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Recommended
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Recommended

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 20%
  • Education: 12%
  • Health Professions: 11%
  • Communication: 7%
  • Parks, Leisure Studues: 6%

Academic Programs

Appalachian State University offers 167 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 81 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Communication Technology
Computer Science
Education
  • Art Teacher Education Degree
  • Education, Teaching of Individuals With Specific Learning Disabilities Degree
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • English, Language Arts Teacher Education Degree
  • History Teacher Education Degree
  • Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Kindergarten, Preschool Education and Teaching Degree
  • Mathematics Teacher Education Degree
  • Music Teacher Education Degree
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching Degree
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other Degree
Engineering Technology
  • Environmental Engineering Technology, Environmental Technology Degree
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services, Other Degree
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science Degree
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 39 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
  • College Student Counseling and Personnel Services Degree
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Curriculum and Instruction Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational, Instructional Technology Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Higher Education, Higher Education Administration Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Reading Teacher Education Degree
  • Secondary School Administration, Principalship Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
Engineering Technology
English Literature
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other Degree
Health Professions
History
Library Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 2 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Psychology
Certificate ProgramsAppalachian State University offers 19 Certificate Programs
Business, Management, Marketing
Education
  • Adult and Continuing Education Administration Degree
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational, Instructional Technology Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision Degree
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Higher Education, Higher Education Administration Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Reading Teacher Education Degree
  • Secondary School Administration, Principalship Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
  • Teacher Education, Multiple Levels Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Ethnic, Gender Studies
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other Degree
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences

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: 19,108
  • 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%

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