US Colleges

Appalachian State University

Appalachian State University

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# BCR Rankings

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Student to Faculty Ratio

Graduation rate

Earning Potential after college

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Retention rate

Degree Value

Carnegie Classification 2010: Master’s Colleges and Universities (larger programs)
Town: Distant
Region: Southeast
Address: Dougherty Administration Building, Boone, Boone, 28608, NC
www.appstate.edu/
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Appalachian State University is a public school based in the Southeast of the United States, in the state of North Carolina. School campus is located in a distant town of Boone at Dougherty Administration Building. This school has total of 17838 students and 901 full-time faculty members, which makes the student to faculty ratio 16.

Appalachian State University ‘s religious affiliation is not applicable. The school’s retention rate is 87 and in order to apply for Appalachian State University SAT/ACT is required. Tuition fees for the 2014-15 school year were $6553.

17838

Number of students

15115

Full Time Undergraduates

  • Appalachian State University has total of 17838 students, making it bigger than an average college
  • Student to faculty ratio is 16, which is about average
  • Retention rate in Appalachian State University is 87, which is higher than average
  • 6 year graduation rate is 69, which is higher than average
  • Appalachian State University has acceptance rate of 63, which is considered not very selective
  • Tuition fees for In-State students are $19387, which are considered much lower than average

Tuition guarantee plan

Dual Credits

AP Credits

Study Abroad

Teacher Certification

Member of an Athletic Division

NCAA Member

ROTC

ROTC Army

ROTC Navy

ROTC Air Force

NAIA Member

NSCAA Member

Historically Black College

Students

Number of students studying part time0%
*Average Number of Part time students0%
Full time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
*Average % of time undergraduates age 25 and above0%
How many are graduate students0%
*Average % of graduate students 0%

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Faculty

16

Student to Faculty Ratio

15

*Average Student to Faculty Ratio

901

Full Time Faculty

222

Graduate Assistants Teaching

*Average for 4 year Public Schools in US

Endowment

4526

$ Endowment per Student

7361

$ Instruction per student

1357

$ Institutional Support per Student

2228

$ Academic support per Student

735

$ Student Services per Student

352

Public Service Expenses per Student

Applicants

12248

Applicants Total

  • Applicants Men

  • Applicants Women

63%

Admitted Total

39%

Enrolled Full Time

SAT/ACT Scores

SAT/ACT Required

88%

Freshman submitting SAT Scores

19%

Freshman submitting ACT Scores

520

SAT Critical Reading 25th Percentile

620

SAT Critical Reading 75th Percentile

570

*Average SAT Critical Reading Score

540

SAT Math 25th Percentile

620

SAT Math 75th Percentile

580

*Average SAT Math Score

24

ACT Composite 25th Percentile

28

ACT Composite 75th Percentile

26

*Average ACT Composite Score

23

ACT Math 25th Percentile

28

ACT Math 75th Percentile

25.5

*Average ACT Math Score

23

ACT English 25th Percentile

27

ACT English 75th Percentile

25

*Average ACT English Score

*Average for this specific school

Tuition

19387

$ Total Price In State Students

32554

$ Total Price Out-of-State Students

  • Tuition and Fees

  • National Average Tuition and Fees

Degrees offered

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Business Management Marketing and Related Support Services

  • Communication Journalism and Related Programs

  • Education

  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering related Fields

  • English Language and Literature

  • Health Professions and Related Programs

  • History

  • Homeland Security Law Enforcement Firefighting and Related Professions

  • Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Parks Recreation Leisure and Fitness Studies

  • Physical Sciences

  • Psychology

  • Public Administration and Social Service Professions

  • Social Sciences

  • Visual and Performing Arts

After College

36600

$ Median earning for students working after 10 years of graduation

19526

$ Median Debt for graduates

76%

Students earning over 25K After 10 years of graduation

4.8%

Default Rate

Other Facts

Religion Affiliation

Calendar

Division

Football Conference

Basketball Conference

Baseball Conference

Cross Country Track Conference

Not applicable

Semester

NCAA D1

Southern Conference

Southern Conference

Southern Conference

Southern Conference