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Four Appalachian students earn scholarships from Hong Kong Baptist University

Four Appalachian State University students will attend Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) on scholarship during the Fall 2021 term.The students — T...

Appalachian releases the Dean’s and Chancellor’s lists for the Spring 2021 semester

Appalachian State University has released the Dean’s and Chancellor’s lists for the spring 2021 semester.Six hundred and eighty seven students in ...

Bowden Investment Group names 2021-22 members in April 2021 update

Appalachian State University's Bowden Investment Group (BIG) recently published its April 2021 BIG Update, which included an announcement of...

Digital marketing concentration combines creativity and business skills

Senior Kayla Sessoms, of Asheville, will soon graduate from one of the newest marketing degree concentrations in Appalachian State University’s Walk...

Malik, Stocker achieve Google Cloud Ready Certification

Gopika Malik and Matt Stocker, Master of Science in Applied Data Analytics students at Appalachian State University, have achieved Google’s Cloud Re...

Student Spotlight- International Business & Global Studies Student Reflects on Study Abroad Experiences

The past year has looked nothing as it has before. Ever since March 2020, we have been adjusting to a new lifestyle. The global pandemic has impacted ...

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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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Get career counseling. Get help with your resumé. Hone your job interview skills. The Business Career Services Center is here to help you land the job. Learn more