Parent Orientation Form - Click Here to Get Involved!

Assisting Your Student

Let your student know about resources available to them.

Career Planning Timeline

Consider these career planning milestones for each class level.

Parents & Family Website 

Stay informed of issues and programs affecting your student.

Appalachian Connections 

Newsletter for Appalachian parents and families.

Research NC TOWER 

NC Tower provides graphs and tables of in-depth information on employment rates, wages and ongoing higher education enrollment of graduates from the North Carolina Community College System and from University of North Carolina system schools.

NC Tower is intended to provide useful information to anyone with a stake in understanding the outcomes of North Carolina's public higher education programs. This includes:
  • Students and parents looking at college options
  • College and university staff evaluating their programs
  • Legislators setting workforce development and educational policy
  • Economic developers looking at how local schools impact the workforce


Interested in becoming a Appalachian Career Ambassador? Download the application below to be a part of this career-building opportunity

Download: Career Ambassador
Application 2017

College to careers sidebar 2016

Part-Time & Summer Job Fair

March 22, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00pm

Parkway Ballroom

Education Fair

March 27, 2017
12:30pm - 3:00pm
Holmes Convocation Center

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Class Presentations

We can speak on a variety
of topics including resumes,
job searching, networking,
interviewing and more.

Submit a Presentation Request Form

Practice Interviewing Online Anytime


Contact Us

Rm. 369, John Thomas Hall
287 River Street
Boone, NC 28607

Phone: (828) 262-2180