School Overview

Appalachian State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Boone, North Carolina. Appalachian State ranked 10th in North Carolina Colleges and 8th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 20,023 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Appalachian State's acceptance rate is 85.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Appalachian State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address287 Rivers St, Boone, NC 28608
Admission Information
Online Application
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Appalachian State University is 85.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 23.00%. The application fees are $65 for undergraduate programs and $65 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate85.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)23.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

Appalachian State's 2022 tuition & fees is $7,410 for North Carolina residents and $23,017 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,007 for North Carolina residents and $23,017 for out-of-students.
North Carolina ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$7,410$23,017
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,007$23,017
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 20,023 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 3,281 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Appalachian State has 18,061 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,962 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students20,023
Undergraduate Students18,061
Graduate Students1,962
Online Enrollment3,281

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs145 Programs
Number of online programs26 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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