US News & World Report includes Appalachian in 2022 ‘Best Graduate Schools’ list

Appalachian State University's Master of Business Administration program is a "Best Graduate School" according to a recent listing by U.S. News and World Report.

The 2022 “Best Graduate School” list included Appalachian's Walker College of Business at No. 110-143 for its on campus MBA. The Walker College was also ranked at No. 206-273 for its part-time MBA.

Related: US News & World Report names App State Online programs among nation’s best for 2021

Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence. Learn how the report ranks schools on U.S. News’ website.

See the full list of 2022 Best Graduate Schools,

Visit Appalachian's accolades page for a more complete list of honors. 

About Appalachian State University's MBA Program

Appalachian State University's MBA Program provides educational experiences to prepare our students for life-long learning and professional leadership responsibilities in a dynamic global environment. The program provides individualized attention through extensive student-faculty collaboration and offers frequent networking and team building opportunities. Flexible programming allows each student to receive the best educational experience possible through full-time on-campus or part-time online programs. For more information, visit

About the Walker College of Business

The Walker College of Business at Appalachian State University delivers 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 places emphasis on international experiences, sustainable business practices, entrepreneurial programs and real-world applications with industry. Enrolling approximately 3,000 undergraduates in 10 majors and 175 graduate students in three master's programs, the Walker College is accredited by AACSB International – the premier global accrediting body for schools of business. Learn more at

About Appalachian State University

As the premier public undergraduate institution in the state of North Carolina, Appalachian State University prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The Appalachian Experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and to embrace diversity and difference. Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Appalachian is one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina System. Appalachian enrolls more than 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. Learn more at

US News & World Report includes Appalachian in 2022 ‘Best Graduate Schools’ list
Published: Apr 1, 2021 12:00am