Meet App State Online

Can’t come to campus? Campus will come to you. Appalachian State’s online degree programs allow you to connect to campus whenever you want, from wherever you are. Get a high-quality education that adapts to — and enriches — your lifestyle.

With flexible, interactive, regionally accredited bachelor’s and graduate programs that are taught by the same faculty who teach on campus, App State Online allows you to create your own success and transform your life.

App State Online Degree Programs

Recognized as one of the top destinations for online degree programs in the country, App State Online is designed to meet you wherever you are. Whether you need a bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degree, industry credentials or you’re looking to sharpen personal or professional skills, you’ll find a program that’s just right. Secure the skills to change careers, advance in your chosen field or gain personal insight.

Seamless online degree and certificate programs offer both synchronous and asynchronous options, using the latest in innovative technology to provide highly interactive, engaging and academically rigorous coursework.

Online Bachelor’s Degrees

Ranging from the country’s first fully online B.S. in Veterinary Technology to top-ranked business degrees, App State Online’s undergraduate offerings were ranked in the top 31% of the nation’s best online bachelor’s programs by U.S. News & World Report in 2022.

If you’ve completed some college coursework before and want to either complete your degree or earn a second one, check out how to apply as a transfer.

Review all of App State Online’s bachelor’s degree programs and learn how to get started.

Online Master’s Degrees

App State Online’s graduate programs are designed to help working professionals further their career with top-notch flexible education. In 2022, U.S. News & World Report ranked App State Online in the top 28% of Online Master’s in Education programs and in the top 58% of Best Online Master’s in Nursing programs.

Review all of App State Online’s master’s degree programs and learn how to apply.

Online Doctoral Degrees

Our online degree programs include the flexible Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) program in Educational Leadership. Through App State, you can even begin earning doctoral degree credits in the Education Specialist (Ed.S.) master’s program, prior to pursuing a doctorate online.

Learn more about App State’s online doctoral degree programs.

Online Certificate Programs

Backed by App State Online’s robust Professional Studies programs, our wide range of online certificate programs are designed for all kinds of students and various personal and professional interests. Gain new skills, or expand on your current ones in as little as one year.

Review a complete list of our online certificate programs.

App State Online Program Info Sessions

If you’re interested in earning a degree online or through a flexible hybrid format, sign up for one of our undergraduate or graduate information sessions. You’ll learn about the online application process, get to speak to faculty and talk with admissions counselors.