Building Tomorrow's Insurance Leaders

Global Centers of Insurance Excellence logoThe primary goal of the Brantley Center is to develop the strongest possible program in risk management and insurance, consistent with the mission of the Walker College of Business. Input from the insurance industry is provided by an advisory board. Specific objectives of the Center are as follows:

  • Involve students with the insurance industry.
  • Assist and provide students with opportunities to participate in professional designation and licensing programs.
  • Encourage involvement by inviting industry leaders to participate in classes and speak to student organizations.
  • Support research and faculty development.
  • Direct research activities toward problems and questions of interest to the insurance industry.
  • Assist the industry in the design and delivery of training and continuing education programs.
  • Help educate the public about the role of insurance in modern life and the function and activities of the insurance industry.


Fall 2019 Summit Certification Inaugural Group

Appalachian Students Earn New Summit Certification

During the Fall 2019 Brantley Risk & Insurance Center Board of Advisors meeting in Boone on November 7, twenty-nine Appalachian Risk Management &a...

Charles Fisher at CRC

Appalachian RMI Major Shares Summer 2019 Internship Experiences

Appalachian State Risk Management & Insurance major Charles Fisher was recently featured in a Walker College of Business news story about his summ...

2019 NCDOI trip to Raleigh

Appalachian Students Visit NCDOI in Raleigh

Thirteen Appalachian State Risk Management & Insurance and Actuarial Science majors and Professor Austin Eggers visited the North Carolina Departm...