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.

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Social Work Impact in Our Region

Heather Thorp, Program Director in the Department of Social Work, recently shared the economic impact of Social Work students serving in their field p...

The Truth About Green Tea for Weight Loss

Dr. David Nieman, director of the human performance laboratory at the North Carolina Research Campus located in Kannapolis is featured in Consume...

Appalachian's Theatre and Therapy Project

Pilot study shows promise in improving speech/language skills for young people with autism and intellectual disabilities....

Tina Proctor Awarded Region 3 Excellence in Advising

Tina Proctor, Director of Advising and Academic Support for the Beaver College of Health Sciences, was recently awarded the Region 3 Excellence in Adv...

The Beaver College of Health Sciences recognizes Chancellor's and Dean's List honors

The Beaver College of Health Sciences announces that 599 BCHS undergraduate students have been named to the Dean's List and 281 BCHS undergraduate stu...

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Beaver College of Health Sciences New Building

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.

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