S: College Research Project
FC: College Research Project By: Emily Elmore / 3rd Period
1: Appalachian State University
2: Located- Boone, NC Founded In- 1899 as Watauga Academy. In 1929 changed to four year university, Appalachian State. Mascot- Mountaineer (Yosef) Setting- Village / Small College Town Student/Faculty Ratio- 17:1 Tours- Schedule online through www.appstate.edu or call (828)262-2179. tours are given all year round. | About the School
5: Enrollment Applicants- 12,959 Accepted-8,006 Freshman Enrollment-2,971 Enrolled (Overall)- 15,460
6: Pre-Requisites Info GPA- 3.94 SAT- Reading: 520-610 Math: 530-620 Writing: 500-590 ACT- 22-26 Recommended Classes- 4 English, 4 Maths, 3 Sciences, 1 Lab Science, 2 Foreign Language, 1 Social Studies, 1 History
8: Money Information Tuition- $3,153 Room & Board- $6,810
9: Scholarships Appalachian State Memorial Endowed Scholarship Money- Varies Criteria- Financial Need Art Scholarships Money- $1,000 Criteria- Art Majors, Merit William Presser Scholarship Money- $4,200 Criteria- Open to rising senior music majors at Appalachian State, Hayes School of Music. Selection based on merit and excellence.
11: Majors/Careers Music Industry Music Performance (Vocal) Music Performance (Instrumental) Music Education (General Music Ed) Music Therapy
12: Extracurricular Activities Sororities Singing Groups Radio Station Student Film Society
15: Berklee College of Music
16: About the School Located- Boston, MA Founded In- 1945 Mascot- Mingus the Cat Setting- Metropolis Student/Faculty Ratio- 12:1 Tours- Are given during the fall and spring, reservation by phone is preferred but walk-ins are accepted.
18: John Taylor guitarist for the Jonas Brothers and Kevin Jonas ---> John graduated from Berklee. | Musician John Mayer attended and <------ graduated from Berklee
19: Enrollment Applicants- 3,636 Accepted- 1,545 Freshmen Enrollment- 863 Overall Enrollment- 4,145
20: Pre-Requisites GPA- 3.75 SAT- Not Required ACT- Not Required A high school diploma or GED and pass classes with a c+ average or higher.
22: Money Tuition- $30,150 Out of State- $30,150 Room & Board- $15,080
23: Scholarships Louie Bellson Scholarship Amount Varies Criteria- For outstanding achievement in performance. Jimi Hendrix Scholarship Fund Amount Varies Criteria- For talented guitar students Scott Benson Scholarship Amount Varies Criteria- Student must demonstrate outstanding achievement in songwriting to be eligible
25: Majors/Careers Professional Music Songwriting Performance Music Production & Engineering Film Scoring Extracurricular Activities Singing Groups Radio Station Student Film Society