Appalachian State
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Headquarters Boone, NC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Appalachian State University, located in the heart of North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains, has a student enrollment of about 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students. The school has a student-teacher ratio of 17:1. Part of the University of North Carolina system, the university offers roughly 140 degree programs and 1,500 courses. Appalachian State was founded in 1899 as Watauga Academy by Blanford B. Dougherty and his brother Dauphin D. Dougherty to educate teachers for the mountains of northwestern North Carolina. It became known as Appalachian State Teachers College... More

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Appalachian State Chancellor Kenneth E. Peacock

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A great job -- depending on your department.

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Pros: I have a terrific job with decent pay, and the people I work with are hard workers who also know how to have fun. However, I work with other departments who are not run nearly as well as mine is. In a large university setting like this it can be… Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Boone, NC Sep 2011 – Reviewed Jan 1, 2013

Interview Details – I was asked to meet with a particular person in my department after I expressed interest in employment with the department while attending graduate school. I believe graduate students in the Technology Department are ideally paired up with a professor or mentor whose research interests are aligned…Full Interview

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