Educating for life

The Beaver College of Health Sciences prepares well-educated and highly qualified professionals, conducts innovative research, and promotes community engagement to improve people's health - physically, emotionally and socially.

The Beaver College of Health Sciences strives to be the preeminent and most comprehensive academic center for health professions in western North Carolina. The college prides itself on innovation and collaboration in education, scholarship and service that produces high quality graduates, attracts superior faculty and staff, and transforms health and quality of life for the communities we serve.

News & Events

Adam Hege

Food insecurity - it's real and it's a problem in the High Country

According to Dr. Adam Hege, an assistant professor of public health in the Department of Health and Exercise Science in the Beaver College of Health S...

Annette Ward

Annette Ward receives Diana R. Garland Award for Social Work Practitioner Excellence

The Diana R. Garland award for Social Work Practitioner Excellence has been established to honor Diana R. Garland, a lifetime member of North America ...

Haley Love

The American Health Council Welcomes Haley Love RN, OCN to Nursing Board

Earning her Associate Degree in Nursing from the same school her mother and grandmother attended, Haley Love graduated from Cabarrus College of Health...

Health Fair 2017

Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff

Health Promotion for Faculty and Staff hosted another successful Health Fair October 27, 2017, in the Plemmons Student Union. Over 400 employees and 2...

College of Health Sciences named for alumnus

College of Health Sciences named for alumnus

The College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University has been named for an Appalachian alumnus and pioneer in the health care industry – Donald C. Beaver of Conover.

See the Future

Beaver College of Health Sciences New Building

BCHS new building set to open August 2018

BCHS new building set to open August 2018

Follow our progress  - view a live stream of the construction site!

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