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About AppITP


What are the Benefits of AppITP?

  • Interaction with other majors and Information Systems Faculty outside the formal classroom setting.
  • An opportunity to learn about the Information Technology profession beyond the scope of required coursework.
  • Development and Enhancement of personal and professional skills necessary to compete in the job market.
  • A chance to become INVOLVED in Appalachian through an extracurricular activity.
  • Networking - Opportunities to develop friendships and contacts in the Information Technology industry.
  • Opportunities to attend National and Regional Conferences.
  • A chance to attend the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas for a great price!


  • Meetings or socials are held about once a week usually on Wednesday at 5:00 PM.
  • Speaker Meetings are held five times a semester and include Information Technology Professionals presenting their perspective on CIS and Information Technology issues.
  • AppITP participates in University activities related to CIS and functions as an official University organization.

What are the Requirements?

  • AppITP is open to All majors.
  • All CIS majors are strongly encouraged to join this club.
  • Members should have an interest in Technology and its professional applications.
  • Members must comply with all requirements set forth by the constitution and bylaws of the Appalachian State Student Chapter of AppITP.