A Rigorous Student Experience
At Appalachian, student learning and student success come from a challenging academic curriculum, active classroom environments and close collaboration between faculty members and students on scholarly activities. A strong emphasis on undergraduate research, international experiences, interdisciplinary connections and measurable learning outcomes that assess student progress are at the core of Appalachian’s academic activities.
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Employers Want Both Broad Knowledge and Specific SkillsWednesday, April 2, 2014
Which of the following ranges of knowledge and skills are more important for recent graduates who want to pursue advancement and long-term career success at your company?
- 16% - Knowledge and skills that apply to a specific field or position
- 29% - A range of knowledge and skills that apply to a range of fields or positions
- 55% - Both field-specific knowledge and skills and a broad range of knowledge and skills
Source: “Liberal Arts Graduates and Employment: Setting the Record Straight” Association of American Colleges and Universities, © 2014