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

Gamma Iota Sigma Students Attend 2018 International Conference in Chicago

Sixteen Appalachian State University Risk Management, Actuarial Science, and Employee Benefits students and their Faculty Advisor attended the 47th An...

Art Lyon Scholarship Created

A new scholarship has been established through the Brantley Risk and Insurance Center at Appalachian State University by individuals who wished to exp...

Appalachian Students Participate in Charlotte High School Career Fair

On September 27, 2018, two Appalachian State University Risk Management & Insurance and Actuarial Science majors from the Brantley Risk and Insura...