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Appalachian State University

Appalachian State University

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Appalachian State University is a large (under 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Southeast United States near a small town. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a very high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Appalachian State University include: Psychology, General with 255 Bachelors awards; Elementary Education and Teaching with 246 Bachelors awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 167 Bachelors awards; Criminal Justice/Safety Studies with 151 Bachelors awards; Kinesiology and Exercise Science with 122 Bachelors awards;. Appalachian State University is located at Dougherty Administration Building in Boone, NC 28608.

Appalachian State University Facts

Appalachian State University is located at Dougherty Administration Building in Boone, NC 28608

Total Applicants: 12,959
Percent Admitted: 62%
Dorm Capacity: 5,820
Graduation Rate: 65%
Retention Rate: 88%
Transfer out Rate: 13%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 92%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 7%

Appalachian State University telephone number: (828) 262-2000

Appalachian State University is also known as ASU

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship

Appalachian State University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $6,059
Total Cost In State: $17,833
Total Cost Out of State: $29,881

Admissions stats for Appalachian State University

You should be able to get into Appalachian State University since they accept 62% of applicants.

Student Demographics at Appalachian State University
Appalachian State University Demographics
Totals: 4,223
     Males: 1,887 (45% of total)
     Females: 2,336 (55% of total)
Asians: 65
     Asian Males: 31 (1% of total)
     Asian Females: 34 (1% of total)
Blacks: 113
     Black Males: 50 (1% of total)
     Black Females: 63 (1% of total)
Hispanics: 102
     Hispanic Males: 45 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 57 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 17
     Native American Males: 8 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 9 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 27
     Mixed Race Males: 13 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 14 (0% of total)
Whites: 3,774
     White Males: 1,689 (40% of total)
     White Females: 2,085 (49% of total)
Foreign Students: 21
     Foreign Males: 9 (0% of total)
     Foreign Females: 12 (0% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Appalachian State University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Psychology, General
(255 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(246 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(167 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(151 Bachelors degrees)
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
(122 Bachelors degrees)
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(88 Bachelors degrees)
Educational/Instructional Technology
(85 Masters degrees)
Construction Management
(84 Bachelors degrees)
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
(83 Bachelors degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(80 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(71 Bachelors degrees)
Solar Energy Technology/Technician
(71 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(69 Bachelors degrees)
History Teacher Education
(65 Bachelors degrees)
History, General
(64 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(63 Masters degrees)
Social Work
(62 Bachelors degrees)
Public Health Education and Promotion
(59 Bachelors degrees)
Graphic Design
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Public Relations/Image Management
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Environmental Studies
(56 Bachelors degrees)
Reading Teacher Education
(54 Masters degrees)
(52 Bachelors degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(50 Bachelors degrees)
(49 Bachelors degrees)
Management Information Systems, General
(47 Bachelors degrees)
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
(46 Masters degrees)
Radio and Television
(45 Bachelors degrees)
Appalachian State University Weather
Appalachian State University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 50.70 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 52.77 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 90.75 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 28.39 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 16.96 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 77.41 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 14.72 (mph)
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What's the best feature of Appalachian State University?
 Friendly Students
 Greek Organizations
 Use of Teaching Assistants
 Greek Housing
 Green Campus
 Smart Professors
 Off-Campus Parking

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