Appalachian State University is a special combination of people and place, set in one of the country’s most beautiful scenic locations. Appalachia is the perfect setting to strengthen your academic focus, discover your passions, enhance your leadership skills and begin – or continue – your life’s journey. You will find programs designed to enhance your cultural, intellectual, leadership, personal and professional development. These are called co-curricular experiences, because they support – and are supported by – the classroom learning experience.
Appalachian State University is a comprehensive, public, coeducational university in Boone, North Carolina, United States. Appalachian State was founded as a teacher's college in 1899 by brothers B.B. and D.D. Dougherty. It expanded to include other programs in 1967, and joined the University of North Carolina system in 1971. It is the system's sixth largest institution with about 16,000 undergraduate and 1,600 graduate students. It offers 174 undergraduate and 37 graduate majors.
Autumn: August – December
Spring: January – May
||Approximate costs for one semester
|Meal plan per semester
|Books and Materials
||$1270 (unless you can prove you have comparable insurance)
All exchange students are placed in on-campus housing. The housing application is released to students after acceptance.
12-15 credits per semester at level 3 or 4.
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