Address: 287 Rivers St, Boone, NC 28608, United States
Appalachian State University (Appalachian State or App State) is a public and coeducational university that located in Boone, North Carolina, United States. It was founded as a teacher’s college in 1899 by brothers B.B. and D.D. Dougherty. It expanded to other programs and joined the University of North Carolina system in 1971. It is listed as the sixth largest institution in the system with about 18.000 undergraduate and 2000 graduate students. It also offers 103 undergraduate and 49 graduate majors as well as a doctoral degree in educational leadership.
Appalachian State University (Appalachian State or App State) has great academic profile. It grabbed many rankings. They are
- It was recognized by TIME magazine as a ‘College of the Year’ in 2001.
- It was ranked 5th overall among regional public comprehensive universities in the South.
- It was ranked 10th overall among public and private universities in the South in U.S. News & World Report’s ‘America’s Best Colleges 2008’.
There are still some academic profiles for this university.