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.
- Chemistry and Fermentation Sciences
- Computer Science
- Cultural, Gender and Global Studies
- Geography and Planning
- Geological and Environmental Sciences
- Government and Justice Studies
- Languages, Literatures and Cultures
- Mathematical Sciences
- Philosophy and Religion
- Physics and Astronomy
Education in Action
Learning in the College of Arts and Sciences is an active experience in and out of the classroom.
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College of Arts and Sciences Students take the top three awards at 3 Minute Thesis Competition at Appalachian
Appalachian State University Cratis D. Williams Graduate School’s 2018 “3 Minute Thesis (3MT)” competition was held in October with a total of 3...
Renovated RV creates educational opportunities for Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences
The Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences salvaged a forgotten recreational vehicle and gave it new life—as a laboratory on wheels for...
Dr. Tracie McLemore Salinas, Professor, Department of Mathematical Sciences and the Director of Teacher Education & Engagement in the College...
Global studies major Becca Ryan says she “nailed it” by choosing to enroll at Appalachian State University after serving in the U.S. Marines — f...
Dr. Christina Verano SornitoWednesday, Nov. 14, 201812:00 p.m.Anne Belk Hall, Room 342Film scholar Bliss Cua-Lim says of hauntings in her reading of A...
Department of Cultural, Gender and Global Studies Fundraises for Student OpportunitiesWednesday, Nov. 14, 20187-9 pm.The Gamekeeper Restaurant3005 Shu...