Graduate & Professional Schools Fair

The School of Graduate Studies, in collaboration with the Career Development Center, will be hosting the 2016 Graduate & Professional Schools Fair on October 6th. Come meet with representatives from employers and graduate/professional schools to learn more about these opportunities. Go to the Graduate Fair website for more information.

3 Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition

Registration for the 2016-2017 3MT competition is now open!

Appalachian's 2016-2017 competition will be held on Friday, October 28th 2016 from 2-5 PM. Location: Linville Falls Room (Room 226), Plemmons Student Union.  Go to our 3MT page for more information.

The 3MT is an international competition for graduate students to explain their research or scholarly/creative projects in standard non-disciplinary English to a general audience (the public) in 3 minutes with the help of only one static PowerPoint slide.

Why Graduate School?

A graduate degree can:

  • Help you get that promotion
  • Help you get that job that requires a graduate degree
  • Help you be more competitive in the job market
  • Help you change professions
  • Help you earn more money and achieve greater job security
  • Help you pursue a doctoral degree
  • Help you fulfill your dreams

Why Appalachian?

Everyone who visits the campus of Appalachian State University immediately notices something special about the campus, the students, the faculty, and staff. This is a campus where graduate students are valued and where everyone is welcomed to be part of the "Appalachian Family." At Appalachian State University, Masters’ Matter!

The Cratis D. Williams School of Graduate Studies offers more than 60 graduate degree and certificate programs to help you achieve whatever goals or dreams you have!

Why Now?

Why not? 
Apply now!  

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