Graduate Admissions

image of mall on campusAppalachian State University offers more than 50 graduate programs in a wide range of areas, most of them at the master's level. We teach classes on campus in Boone, North Carolina, to over 1000 graduate students, and our faculty also teach courses to almost 1000 more students online and face-to-face at remote sites at locations around northwestern North Carolina.

Admission FAQs

News and Announcements

  • Interested in accelerating your admission into graduate school at Appalachian? The new Accelerated Admission: Baccalaureate to Master’s program allows nominated seniors to begin a graduate degree early and use some of the hours toward completing the undergraduate degree requirements. Visit the Accelerated Admissions page for more information.
  • We are excited to offer several new programs!
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Contact Information

Please don't hesitate to contact us with questions. The fastest way is via email at gradadmissions@appstate.edu; this email goes to Brenda Chambers and Sandy Krause, our admissions team.

Need to find another person? The "Contact Us" link appears at the bottom of every web page. If you come to town for a visit, feel free to stop in at the Graduate School (232 JET Hall).