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, attracting superior faculty and staff, and transforming health and quality of life for the communities we serve.

News & Events

West Named President-Elect for The Academy

Congratulations to Stephanie West, Professor in the Department of Recreation Management and Physical Education, for being named the President-Elect fo...

Groundbreaking ceremony for Beaver College of Health Sciences marks more than 10 years of planning

From ASU NewsBOONE—Under sunny skies and with a row of black and gold beribboned shovels at the ready on the sidelines, Appalachian State University...

Elevate your career and find your perfect fit at Mission Health in Asheville, NC

Appalachian State University Nursing Graduates,Mission Health is seeking RNs to join our extraordinary team of professionals, in roles ranging from ac...

First Appalachian cohort of Wake Forest physician assistant students graduate

BOONE- The inaugural class of the Boone cohort of Wake Forest School of Medicine physician assistant (PA) students graduated with Master of Medical Sc...

Chancellor’s List and Dean’s List announced for Spring 2016

The Beaver College of Health Sciences announces that 591 BCHS undergraduate students have been named to the Dean's List and 275 BCHS undergraduat...

Donald and Vickie Beaver of Conover, NC. Photo by Marie Freeman, University Communications.

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.

L. Allen Dobson Jr., M.D.

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Distinguished Lecture Series

Dr. L. Allen Dobson Jr., president and CEO of Community Care of North Carolina, spoke at Appalachian State University's Holmes Convention Center as part of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Distinguished Lecture  Series.