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Boone, North Carolina

Appalachian State University

Overview

Student Population
18,811
National Rank
#324
Appalachian State University overview
Location Boone, North Carolina
Online appstate.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Appalachian State University overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Boone, North Carolina, Appalachian State University is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 14,009 prospective students applied, and 9,807 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,306 enrolled in the school.  17,021 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,790 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $4,242 plus fees of $3,060. ASU is ranked 324 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
Appalachian State University overview
SAT 1170/1330
ACT 23/27
GPA 4.05
Applications Accepted
70% 
Appalachian State University overview
Applications Due Mar 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

North Carolina Resident Tuition
$4,242
In State Costs for Appalachian State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$700
Other Fees$3,060
Room and Board $8,173
Budget for Other Expenses$2,837
Total One Year Cost$19,012
Out of State Tuition
$19,049
Out of State Costs for Appalachian State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$700
Other Fees$3,060
Room and Board $8,173
Budget for Other Expenses$2,837
Total One Year Cost$33,819

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
65% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Appalachian State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Education 17%
Communication 8%
Social Sciences 8%
Visual and Performing Arts 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=197869 IPEDS survey data for Appalachian State University.