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.


AppState RMI Program Named Strong Performer by Best's Review

AppState RMI Program Named Strong Performer by Best's Review

Appalachian State University has been named a Strong Performer by Best's Review for its outstanding risk management and insurance (RMI)...

NCSLA Continues Support of AppState Brantley Risk & Insurance Center and RMI Majors

The North Carolina Surplus Lines Association (NCSLA) has made a $100,000 gift to the Brantley Risk and Insurance Center at Appalachian State Universit...

NCAMIC Scholarship Presentation

NCAMIC Presents Scholarships to AppState Risk Management and Actuarial Sciences Majors

The North Carolina Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NCAMIC) recently awarded scholarships to Appalachian State University (AppState) Risk Ma...