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 2,600 undergraduate and 150 graduate students and was included in Princeton Review's 2015 edition of Best Business Schools. Walker College maintains accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).


AITP club wins eighth consecutive Student Chapter Outstanding Performance Award
September 3, 2015
Appalachian's Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) student club has received...
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Business for Good event focuses on sustainable business practices
August 31, 2015
ASU NEWS—Appalachian State University's Walker College of Business held its first Business for Good...
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Walker College of Business expands partnerships with local business
August 30, 2015
The Walker College of Business aims to develop and sustain strategic alliances and partnerships...
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Students welcomed back to the Walker College with a reception in newly remodeled Peacock Hall
August 28, 2015
Students, faculty, and staff were welcomed back to the Walker College of Business on Monday, August...
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Walker College of Business hosts annual club expo
August 27, 2015
The Walker College of Business successfully held its annual Business Club Expo Tuesday, August 25....
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Business students attend Risk and Insurance Management Society Convention
August 25, 2015
Four Appalachian business students recently attended the Fall 2015 Southeastern Risk and Insurance...
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Cherry named to Journal of Environmental Economics and Management editorial board
August 24, 2015
ASU NEWS—Todd L. Cherry, a professor in Appalachian State University's Department of Economics, has...
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Business RLC students work on team-building, enrich the college experience
August 17, 2015
Appalachian freshmen traveled to Camp Broadstone in Valle Crucis for a day of personal...
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Business students, faculty collaborate with New River Light and Power to reduce peak power consumption in the high country
August 10, 2015
Business students and faculty members from the Center for Analytics and Research Education (CARE)...
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WCOB alumni appointed to Appalachian’s Board of Trustees
July 31, 2015
ASU NEWS—Robert C. Hatley and D. Kenan Smith have been appointed by Gov. Pat McCrory to four-year...
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