Undergraduate Programs

Career and Technical Education (BS)

Career and Technical Education, (BS)

Program Information

Concentrations


Degree Requirements

  • General Education requirements
  • Other transfer courses for  individual concentrations may be required. Students will receive individual advisement for meeting these requirements

Additional Requirements for licensure concentrations


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You may need additional transfer hours to meet the program requirement.


Contacts

Program Coordinator: Dr. Jerianne Taylor, taylorjs@appstate.edu, 828-262-6352

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113


Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

Child Development (BS) - BK

Child Development: Birth-Kindergarten, (BS)

Program Information


Degree Requirements

  • General Education requirements
  • For students beginning Fall 2019, the following transfer courses must be completed before the start of the third term of the program (Summer 2020):
    (NC Community College course numbers provided):
    • FDS 2101 Child Development: Birth-2 years (EDU 144)
    • FCS 2104 Child Development: 3-K years (EDU 145)
    • FCS 2102 Child Study & Guidance (EDU 146)

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Contacts

Program Coordinator: Dr. Dionne Sills-Busio, sillsbusiodm@appstate.edu, 828-262-2019

Academic Advisor:  Alicia Muhammad, muhammada@appstate.edu

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113

James Center Advising

Additional Requirements

Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

Communication (BS) - Advertising

BS Communication, Advertising

Program Information

Degree Requirements

  • General Education requirements
  • The following transfer courses must be completed before finishing program
    (NC Community College course numbers provided):
    • Public Speaking (COM 231)
      For Sociology minor
    • Intro to Socilogy (SOC 210)
    • 6 hours of Sociology equivalent transfer credits
      For General Business minor
    • Principles of Accounting (ACC 120)
    • Principles of Microeconomics (ECO 251)

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Contacts

Program Coordinator: Laura Brittain, brittainll@appstate.edu, 828-262-6343

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113

Additional Requirements

You may need additional transfer hours to meet the program requirement.

A minor is required in one of the following subjects:

Minor OptionRequirements completed through transfer credit (NC Community College course numbers listed in parenthesis)Courses delivered by Appalachian
Business (online)ACC 2100, Principles of Accounting I
(ACC 120)
ECO 2030, Principles of Microeconomics (ECO 251)
CIS 2050
MGT 3630
MKT 3050
FIN 3010
Sociology (online)SOC 1000, The Sociological Perspective (SOC 210)
6 additional semester hours  Sociology equivalent transfer courses
SOC 3550
SOC 3750
SOC 4560


Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.


Communication Studies (BS)

Communication Studies (BS)

Program Information

Degree Requirements

  • General Education requirements
  • The following transfer courses must be completed before finishing program
    (NC Community College course numbers provided):
    • Public Speaking (COM 231)
    • Interpersonal Communication (COM 120) or Small Group Communication (COM 160)
      For Sociology minor
    • Intro to Socilogy (SOC 210)
    • 6 hours of transferrable Sociology credits
      For General Business minor
    • Principles of Accounting (ACC 120)
    • Principles of Microeconomics (ECO 251)

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Contacts

Program Contact: Dr. Scott Welsh, welshsm@appstate.edu, 828-262-7430

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113


Additional Requirements

You may need additional transfer hours to meet the program requirement.

A minor is required in one of the following subjects:

Minor OptionRequirements completed through transfer credit (NC Community College course numbers listed in parenthesis)Courses delivered by Appalachian 
Business (online)ACC 2100, Principles of Accounting I
(ACC 120)
ECO 2030, Principles of Microeconomics (ECO 251)
CIS 2050
MGT 3630
MKT 3050
FIN 3010
Sociology (online)SOC 1000, The Sociological Perspective (SOC 210)
6 additional semester hours Sociology equivalent transfer courses
SOC 3550
SOC 3750
SOC 4560


Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

Elementary Education (BS)

BS Elementary Education

Program Information


Degree Requirements

  • General Education requirements
  • Second Academic Concentration. (18 credit hours, 9 of which can be double counted from General Education and major, the majority of which must be completed at a NC Community College)

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Contacts

Program Coordinator: Dr. Lisa Gross, grossla@appstate.edu, 828-262-2224

Academic Advisors:  Alicia Muhammad, muhammada@appstate.edu
 
                                      Mel Falck, falckms@appstate.edu

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113

James Center Advising


Additional Requirements


Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

Management (BSBA) - General

Management (BSBA)

Program Information

Degree Requirements

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You may need additional transfer hours to meet the program requirement.

 

Contacts

Program Coordinator: Sheryl Kane, kanesl@appstate.edu, 828-262-2703

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113


Academic Information


Policies and Procedures:
Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

Middle Grades Education (BS)

BS Middle Grades Education

Program Information


Concentrations

Degree Requirements

  • General Education requirements
  • Concentration requirements are fulfilled by completing a combination of specified transfer courses and courses delivered by Appalachian to the cohort. Two academic concentrations are required and each academic concentration requires a minimum of 24 semester hours.

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Contacts

Program Coordinator: Dr. Laurie Ramirez, ramirezla@appstate.edu, 828-262-8008

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113

 


Additional Requirements


Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

Nursing (RN-BSN)

Nursing (RN-BSN)

 

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Program Information


Degree Requirements

 

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Contacts

Program Coordinator: Dr. Jean Bernard, bernardjs@appstate.edu, 828-262-8468

Academic Advisor: Matt Crump, crumpmk@appstate.edu, 828-262-6526

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113


Additional Requirements

  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 calculated over all college coursework
  • Hold a current, unrestricted and unencumbered registered nurse (RN) license
  • You may need additional transfer hours to meet the program requirement.


Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

 

Social Work (BSW)

Social Work (BSW)

Program Information

Degree Requirements

  • General Education requirements
  • The following transfer courses must be completed by the deadlines specified below.
    (NC Community College course numbers provided):
    Course nameCourse numberDeadline
    Principles of BiologyBIO 1201 (BIO 110 or 111)Prior to entrance (PT & FT)
    Cultural AnthropologyANT 1415 (ANT 220)Prior to beginning Professional Sequence Courses (SW 3330 and remaining courses) (FT & PT)
    General PsychologyPSY 1200 (PSY 150)Prior to entrance (PT & FT)
    Introduction to Sociology or Social ProblemsSOC 1000 (SOC 210) or SOC 1100 (SOC 220)Prior to entrance (PT & FT)
    American GovernmentPS 1100 (POL 120)Prior to beginning Professional Sequence Courses (SW 3330 and remaining courses) (PT & FT)
    Social Deviance or Abnormal PsychologySOC 2020 (SOC 242) or PSY 2212 (PSY 281)Prior to beginning Professional Sequence Courses (SW 3330 and remaining courses) (FT &PT)


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Contacts

Program Coordinator: Dr. Michael Howell, howellml@appstate.edu, 828-262-7682

Support Services: App State Online, online@appstate.edu, 828-262-3113

Additional Requirements

  • Service Learning: SW 3000 includes a service learning component in which you shadow a social worker at a human service agency for at least 30 hours during the semester.

  • Admission to the Professional Sequence: Once students successfully complete or are enrolled in their foundation-level social work courses, they complete an application to the professional sequence online. Students must have a 2.5 overall GPA, have a 2.5 social work GPA, and have earned at least a C in all foundation courses to be admitted to the professional sequence.

  • Field Placements: The last semester will include a field placement and field seminar, and all other coursework should be completed before this semester.

  • You may need additional transfer hours to meet the program requirement.


Academic Information

Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.

Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.

Special Education (BS)

Special Education (BS)

Program Information

 

Degree Requirements

Concentrations

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You may need additional transfer hours to meet the program requirement.

 

Contacts

Off-Site Campus Information

  • TBA

 

Academic Information

  • Policies and Procedures: Review the most recent undergraduate bulletin for complete details on academic policies and procedures relevant to all enrolled undergraduate students.
  • Progress: Track your academic progress in DegreeWorks.