Welcome to the Walker College of Business

AACSB accreditedThe mission of the John A. Walker College of Business is to deliver transformational educational experiences that prepare and inspire students to be ethical, innovative, and engaged business leaders who positively impact our community, both locally and globally. The college has an enrollment of more than 2,500 undergraduate and 150 graduate students and was included in Princeton Review's 2015 edition of Best Business Schools. Walker College was reaccredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in the spring of 2013.


Forum on business opportunities in Cuba held at Appalachian
May 4, 2015
ASU NEWS—Doing business in Cuba won't be as simple as some people think, but that isn't stopping...
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Appalachian RMI students take top spot in Spencer-RIMS Risk Management Challenge
April 27, 2015
Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) majors from Appalachian State University have won the national...
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Video now available of Spring 2015 CEO Lecture
April 22, 2015
John Osborn, President and CEO of BBDO New York, was the 55th Boyles Distinguished CEO Lecturer on...
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Video of Doc Henley, Hannah Davis now available online
April 21, 2015
Doc Hendley, Founder of Wine to Water, was the keynote speaker at the 7th annual Global...
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Brantley Risk & Insurance Center recognizes IIANC as founding strategic partner
April 20, 2015
The Independent Insurance Agents of North Carolina (IIANC) was recently named a founding strategic...
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Accounting professor to receive Teaching Innovation Award
April 19, 2015
Accounting professor Lynn Stallworth has been selected to receive the 2015 American Taxation...
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Five business student organizations honored by Appalachian's Center for Student Involvement and Leadership
April 18, 2015
Five Walker College of Business student organizations received honors from Appalachian's Center for...
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Appalchian CFA team advances to CFA regional semi-finals
April 18, 2015
The Appalachian State University team advanced to the semi-final round of competition at the...
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Simple messages are often the best way to reach consumers, BBDO exec says
April 16, 2015
ASU NEWS - In a high-tech, highly connected consumer market, it's often the simple approach to...
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Students participate in National Collegiate Sales Competition
April 13, 2015
Two Walker College of Business students represented Appalachian at the 17th National Collegiate...
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