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

LendEDU ranks Appalachian among its '30 Best Colleges for Outdoor Sports and Recreation'

LendEDU said the Blue Ridge Mountains afforded Appalachian's students "some of the best mountain sports in the country." It also praised an environmen...

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BCHS student athletes recognized for academic performance

Ninety-three of the 216 student-athletes recognized for making the Fall 2016 Academic Honor Roll were from the Beaver College of Health Sciences.The A...

Amber Daniel

Beaver College of Health Sciences Dean's Scholarship Fuels Student Success and Service

Amber Daniel ’18 is one of the inaugural recipients of the Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina Dean’s Scholarship for the Beaver College of H...

Appalachian's New Center for Academic Excellence

Appalachian's new Center for Excellence becomes one-stop shop for effective teaching and learning....

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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