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Reich College of Education

Education shapes the world – and its future

The Reich College of Education has a  rich tradition of preparing future teachers and school administrators to meet the ever – changing needs of public education.

Serving approximately 2,400 students annually in Bachelor, Master, Education Specialist and Doctoral degree programs with both on-campus and off-campus instruction, the Reich College of Education prepares students for employment in public schools, community colleges, universities, libraries, counseling agencies and child development, as well as for careers in apparel and textiles. Appalachian is a leader in the UNC system in the preparation of teachers.

Passionate education professionals will say that their lives have been transformed by their students, but educators change lives every day. Changing the world begins with education, and your support ensures that Appalachian can continue leading the state in preparing education professionals and changing lives.

Private support will ensure that Appalachian can continue leading the way in preparing educational leaders, providing professional development and the latest technologies to faculty, staff and students. You can ensure a bright future for our students, and help them change the world.

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