Appalachian State University News

APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY: 20th anniversary of Appalachian’s MLK Challenge draws more than 200 participants

Single-digit temperatures didn’t deter the 215 Appalachian State University students, faculty and staff who showed up early Monday

Analysis: Wake Forest University athletes No. 1 in North Carolina for economic impact

Wake Forest University sports programs brought in $170,039 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the most sports revenue of any school in North Carolina that year, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY: Appalachian ranks No. 1 in nation for highest number of NBPTS-certified alumni

For the third consecutive year, Appalachian State University has topped the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards’

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in North Carolina

Duke University, East Carolina University and Wake Forest University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in North Carolina in 2016

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in North Carolina

East Carolina University, Wake Forest University and Duke University top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in North Carolina in 2016

UNC-Chapel Hill has most student athletes in North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a North Carolina Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the most in-state students

Cabarrus College of Health Sciences, Carolina Christian College and Carolina College of Biblical Studies enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in the U.S.

Duke University, East Carolina University and Wake Forest University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs nationwide in 2016

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in the U.S.

East Carolina University, Wake Forest University and Duke University top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs nationwide in 2016

These 4-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in North Carolina

Duke University, Davidson College and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have the best 'on time' graduation rates among four-year schools in North Carolina, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

State institution: These 4-year North Carolina schools attract the fewest in-state students

Chamberlain University-North Carolina, Grace College of Divinity and Duke University enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

70 percent of applicants to Appalachian State University were admitted for fall 2017

At Appalachian State University, 93 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 55 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Which North Carolina colleges receive the most federal student aid?

University of North Carolina at Greensboro and East Carolina University reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY: 4 Fleming Scholars join Appalachian’s newest students

Four incoming students began first year classes at Appalachian State University as 2018–19 Fleming Scholars.

Cost of college went up for all students at Appalachian State University

In-state tuition and fees rose 2.3 percent for 2017-18 at Appalachian State University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Graduates earn 4,698 degrees, certificates from Appalachian State University

About 18 percent of the 4,698 degrees and certificates handed out by the Appalachian State University in 2016-17 were to students in Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services programs, making them the most popular programs that year,

Which North Carolina colleges receive the most state student aid?

University of North Carolina at Greensboro and East Carolina University reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among North Carolina schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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