Become an Educator!

Appalachian State University has a long tradition of preparing quality educators, starting at the undergraduate level. 

The Reich College of Education (RCOE) is organized into five departments. RCOE offers five undergraduate majors as well as secondary education programs with the College of Arts and Sciences and cross-college special subjects.

Several programs offer Accelerated Master's opportunities where students can earn both their undergraduate and graduate degrees by beginning graduate work during their senior year.

First, find your major! Explore our majors. 

Then, visit the Admissions site to apply to App State.

Already an App State student? App State students who are interested in becoming educators are required to apply to Teacher Education.

Explore Programs

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Explore our undergraduate and graduate majors, specialist degree programs and doctoral program.

Master Your Future

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The Reich College of Education offers 13 master's degree programs and 10+ graduate certificates. Learn more at an upcoming information sessions! 

Apply to Appalachian

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Visit the Admissions page to apply to Appalachian State University.

Schedule a Visit

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The James Center for Student Success & Advising coordinates many college events as well as campus visits and tours for prospective undergraduate students.