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School Mission

"Established in 1899 as Watauga Academy- Appalachian State University has evolved into a preeminent university located in a unique- rural mountain environment. As a member of the University of North Carolina- Appalachian's fundamental mission is to discover- create- transmit- and apply knowledge to address the needs of individuals and society. This mission is achieved by providing undergraduate students a rigorous liberal education that emphasizes transferable skills and preparation for professional careers; offering graduate students distinctive- relevant programs; maintaining a faculty whose members serve as excellent teachers and scholarly mentors for their students and who produce high levels of scholarship and creative activities.

School Location

Appalachian State University
Dougherty Administration Building
Boone, North Carolina

Latitude: +36.22133
Longitude: -081.71341

School Phone Number

(828) 262-2000

School Type

Public- 4-year or above

School Program Length

Four or more years

School Status


Degrees Granted by Level

Degrees Granted in 2009  
Associate's Degrees 0
Bachelor's Degrees 3010
Master's Degrees 788

Degrees Granted by Length

Degrees Granted in 2009  
1-Year Degrees 0
2-Year Degrees 0
4-Year Degrees 0

School Student Body Size


Average Culinary Tuition for a Year in 2009


School Links

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