Master of Arts in Appalachian Studies

The Master of Arts in Appalachian Studies offers two interdisciplinary concentrations: 1) Appalachian Culture and Music and 2) Sustainability in Appalachia. Information about applying may be found at:

Graduate Application Deadlines

  • March 1, early decision deadline for fall admission*
  • July 1, regular deadline for fall admission
  • November 1, for spring admission
  • April 1, for Summer Session 1 admission
  • May 1, for Summer Session 2 admission

*Meeting this deadline gives the prospective student the best chance of receiving a graduate assistantship.


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Dr. William R. Schumann
Center Director
LLA 110

Dr. Dave H. Wood
Academic Program Director
LLA 109

Ms. Teri Goodman
Administrative Assistant
LLA 112A

305 Bodenheimer Drive
Living Learning Center
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PO Box 32018
Boone, NC 28608-2018

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