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.

News

An Important Message from the Brantley Center at Appalachian State University

Dear Brantley Center Community,We want to express not only our sadness and outrage regarding the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd, Breonna Taylor...

2020 Toop RMI Majors Named

Four RMI Seniors Named in WCOB Top 30

Four Appalachian State University Risk Management & Insurance (RMI) graduating Seniors were recently named as part of the 2020 Walker College of B...

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New Brantley Center Board of Advisors Announced

The Appalachian State University Brantley Risk & Insurance Center Board of Advisors recently added six new industry professionals, announced Dr. D...