The College of Arts & Sciences at Appalachian State University is home to 16 academic departments, one academic program, two centers and one residential college spanning the humanities and the social, mathematical and natural sciences. The college is dedicated to providing instruction and research essential to the University's mission and seeks to cultivate the habits of inquiry, learning and service among all its constituents.

College News

Alana Patterson '18, Biology, Secondary Education. Photo submitted

Three TEAMS: Noyce Scholars are the first to complete a year of teaching

After graduating last May, Alana Paterson, Biology, Secondary Education; Chris McCollum, Physics, Secondary Education and Chris Kolischak, Middle Grad...

The CASSH office is made up of eight members including the Director Jeni Wyatt, two Academic Advisors Carla Penders and Kathy Henson, as well as Student Records Coordinators. Students are assigned to a coordinator by the alphabet: Alice Craft (A-D), position currently being filled (E-K), Kayla Thompson (L-Q) and Diana J. Nelson (R-Z) based on the initial of the student’s last name.

CASSH: The College Advising Office

The College of Arts and Sciences has its very own advising office called the College Advising and Support Services Hub (CASSH). This office is part of...

Caitlyn Simmons, CAS Corps feature of the month portrait

CAS Corps Feature of the Month: Senior Political Science Major Caitlyn Simmons

The CAS Corps are chosen to serve as representatives to all constituents of the College of Arts and Sciences and to create, promote and execute opport...


Study Abroad Opportunity: War in Europe

WAR IN EUROPE: Travel to Belgium, France, Germany and LuxembourgThis interdisciplinary program offered by the Departments of History, Languages, Liter...

Mountain Film Series Poster with images of the 3 films: Force Majeure, Snowpiercer and Goodbye Solo.

Mountain Film Series, part of the International Mountain Studies Symposium

Mountain Film Series, Spring 2019Wednesday, Jan. 23Tuesday, Feb. 5Tuesday, Feb. 26Screenings at 6 p.m.Belk Library and Information Commons, Room 114Fr...

Mathematical Sciences graphic

Report on MPE & Sustainability in the Classroom

Tyrel Winebarger, Alana Baird, Department of Mathematics Sciences, Appalachian State UniversityFriday, Jan. 18, 20193-4 p.m.Walker Hall...


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