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Volunteers needed to help community members prepared 2022 tax returns

Appalachian State University's Department of Accounting works with the Watauga Public Library and the IRS to provide free income tax assistance to our...

Risk management and insurance student earns top spot in 2021 CPCU student competition

Appalachian State University senior Madison Browne has won fIrst place in the 2021 sChartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) Society student com...

'Find your place' at Aug. 24 business club expo

The Fall 2021 Business Club Expo will take place Tuesday, Aug. 24 on Peacock Hall's 1st floor patio.Students of all majors are encouraged to...

Walker College welcomes back students, community with snacks, t-shirts Aug. 16

The Walker College of Business will host a Welcome Back to Walker reception in Peacock Hall on the first day of classes, Monday, August 16.Betwee...

App State accounting grad student earns $10,000 scholarship from PCAOB

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) recently announced that 253 students from U.S. colleges and universities have been selected to r...

Marketing major earns leadership award

Appalachian State University senior Sam Cheatham has earned a Dr. Jim Street Award for Outstanding Presidential Leadership Award for his work with the...

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Create the academic path that's right for you by choosing one of our majors. With more than 100 faculty in six departments and four research centers, we're home to a breadth of business expertise. Take advantage of Walker College's own academic advising center to stay on track.

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The Walker College offers minor courses of study from a variety of business disciplines designed to complement bachelor degrees in business and beyond. A general business minor is open to students from any program except those pursuing a major in the Walker College. Students who wish to delve deeper into one or more functional business areas may select from a variety of business minors. Learn more at

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Through co-curricular offerings, including club participation, students in the Walker College of Business are encouraged to participate in regional, national and global competitions as a method of experiential learning. These experiences help students practice their discipline and test their knowledge and ability against peers. The Walker College boasts a long tradition of competing in – and winning – events in every business discipline. Become a member of one (or more) of the two dozen business student clubs or honorary organizations. Learn more

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