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Appalachian State University

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at ASU

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By Gender
MalesC+
FemalesC
By Major
AccountingC
AnthropologyF
ArchitectureA-
Art & Design DepartmentD-
BiologyD
Business - Management and AdministrationC
ChemistryA+
CommunicationsC
Computer ScienceD
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA+
EconomicsC
EducationB
EnglishC+
FinanceB-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcD-
Geography and GeosciencesA-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)D+
JournalismD+
Language - French/Spanish/etc.C
MathC+
Music - PerformanceB+
OtherB
PhysicsA-
Political ScienceB
PsychologyB-
Social WorkC
SociologyB-
UndecidedC

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Appalachian State University
 C
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B+

Harvard University
 B+
University of Southern California
 B+
University of Arizona
 C+
University of California - Berkeley
 B+
New York University
 A
Stanford University
 B-
Arizona State University - Tempe
 B
F
A+

Surrounding City

... You seem to get the worst of both city people, and farm kids ...Read full comment
... If you are from a big city and are used to that scene ...Read full comment
I graduated in 2005 with a BSBA in Management, minors in finance and economics...3.7 gpa...and I really do not feel as though I got my money's worth. ...Read full comment
... Maybe it's coming from a big city, but Boone doesn't have much of anything to offer to those who desire anything more than returning to their hom...Read full comment
... If you are from a big city and are used to that scene ...Read full comment
... You seem to get the worst of both city people, and farm kids ...Read full comment
... There are a lot of food options as well -- try Capones in downtown for pizza (soooooo good) -- but obviously not as many as you would find in a l...Read full comment
... I'm going to try to get out of here because I like busy city life and a thriving art scene, but if you like staying home, reading a book and drin...Read full comment
... Appalachian state is a great educational experience, but don't plan on the surrounding city to provide an entertaining night life ...Read full comment
... I found ASU to have quite a "hillbilly" type student body mixed with NC city kids who didn't get in to Carolina or State ...Read full comment
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