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Appalachian State University enrolls about 18,000 students and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is part of the University of North Carolina public system. It is located in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Summer Programs at Appalachian State University

Duke TIP Summer Studies offers three-week academically and intellectually challenging courses for gifted students. Students must qualify through performance on the SAT or ACT.

Cannon Music Camp at the Hayes School of Music is a three-week residential program for serious musicians from rising 9th graders to graduating seniors. It is a comprehensive and intensive college preparatory program with performance, music theory, a wide range of ensemble opportunities, master classes and more.

Anatomy and Physiology is a one-week program offered in multiple sessions and is an introduction to human organ systems. There is an advanced level camp also offered. This is a six-day camp offered on a residential or commuter basis.

Forensic Anthropology is a one-week program offered in multiple sessions. Students work with real skeletons in understanding the basis of identification and forensic evidence.

Forensic Science Camp explores crime scene analysis, fingerprinting, DNA techniques and more.

Future Engineers Camp is a day camp. Rising 9th and 10th graders learn about product development. Rising 7th and 8th graders learn about robotics. Rising 6th – 8th graders are introduced to careers in engineering. There are also camps for younger students. This camp takes place at the North Carolina Center for Engineering Technologies in Hickory.

The Martha Guy Summer Institute for Future Business Leaders is an introduction to business with an emphasis on the development of leadership skills. Participants travel to Washington, DC and New York City. These costs are included in the fee. 

The Art Camps at Turchin are offered half-day for children ages 6 – 12. Cre8tive Drama Day Camp is a week long camp focused on drama, for ages 6 – 16. Students are grouped by age.

Athletic Camps are offered in baseball, soccer, field hockey, football, basketball and softball for a range of ages and skill levels.


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Program Name Dates Day* Stay**
Anatomy and Physiology
(Premed)
(Premed)
Boone, NC
07/09/17 to 07/15/17 $900 $1,120
Anatomy and Physiology
(Premed)
(Premed)
Boone, NC
07/16/17 to 07/22/17 $900 $1,120
Cannon Music Camp
(Orchestra,Band,Jazz,Strings,Wind Instruments,
Chorus,Percussion,Piano,Voice)
(Orchestra,Band,...)
Boone, NC
06/24/17 to 07/15/17 N/A $1,785
Cre8tive Drama
(Theater)
(Theater)
Boone, NC
06/26/17 to 06/30/17 $100 N/A
Duke TIP Summer Studies
Boone, NC
06/11/17 to 07/01/17 N/A $4,000
Duke TIP Summer Studies
Boone, NC
07/09/17 to 07/29/17 N/A $4,000
Forensic Anthropology
(Science,CSI)
(Science,CSI)
Boone, NC
06/25/17 to 06/28/17 $650
Forensic Anthropology
(Science,CSI)
(Science,CSI)
Boone, NC
06/14/17 to 06/17/17 $650
Forensic Science Camp
(Science,CSI)
(Science,CSI)
Boone, NC
07/05/17 to 07/08/17 $519
Forensic Science Camp
(Science,CSI)
(Science,CSI)
Boone, NC
07/12/17 to 07/15/17 $519
Future Doctors and Scientists
(Premed)
(Premed)
Boone, NC
07/05/17 to 07/28/17 N/A $5,100
Future Engineers Camps
(Engineering)
(Engineering)
Hickory, NC
06/19/17 to 07/28/17 $325 N/A
Institute for Future Business Leaders
(Business)
(Business)
Boone, NC
07/09/17 to 07/29/17 N/A $1,200
Baseball Elite
Boone, NC
07/16/17 to 07/20/17
Baseball Junior Elite
Boone, NC
06/26/17 to 06/29/17 N/A
Boys Basketball
Boone, NC
06/19/17 to 06/22/17 N/A
Boys Basketball Elite
Boone, NC
08/27/17 to 08/27/17 N/A
Camp UREC
Boone, NC
06/12/17 to 07/28/17 N/A
Distance Camp
Boone, NC
07/09/17 to 07/14/17 $225 $325
Football Camps and Clinics
Boone, NC
Varies $185 N/A
Girls Basketball
Boone, NC
06/12/17 to 06/15/17 N/A
Girls Soccer Elite Camp
Boone, NC
06/14/17 to 06/16/17 $235 $485
Wrestling Camps
Boone, NC
06/27/17 to 07/18/17