Graduate Programs at Appalachian

Below is the list of all degree programs and graduate certificates offered by Appalachian. Follow the links to read more about the programs, including program contacts and application deadlines. Questions? Email

Browse the List of Programs by General Category

Browse the List of Off Campus and Online Programs

LOCATION OF INSTRUCTION: Listed below are the typical locations for each program. To check which programs are currently open for admission online or off campus, contact the Distance Education office.

  • On campus programs are offered in Boone on our main campus.
  • Off campus programs are predominantly face-to-face at sites in nearby towns in northwestern NC;
  • Online programs have limited or no face-to-face requirements. Note: Due to regulations regarding online degree programs in higher education, we cannot admit applicants residing in Alabama, Maryland or Massachusetts into online programs.

Master's Degree Programs

Specialist and Doctoral Degree Programs

Graduate Certificate (Non-degree) Programs