Business & Technology

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Programs

College of Business & Technology

Experiential hands-on learning is a primary focus of the College of Business and Technology. Students gain knowledge in the classroom and experience in the field.  Here you will find a variety of programs that lead to professional careers:

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Experiential Learning

Students have many opportunities for hand-on exploration and learning. Programs are designed to give students an edge by learning, not just in the classroom, but in experiential learning labs and real-world environments, through internships and other business collaborations. There are many services available to help and guide students to rewarding careers and add to their skills.

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About Us

We have a wide variety of programs in the College that will lead to fulfilling careers in many different professions.

Jesse Ackerman

Learning While Doing

Jesse Ackerman

Senior | Accounting

Jesse Ackerman, senior in Accounting with a Finance minor from Hastings, is interning this spring at a RSM, a public accounting firm in Omaha. Jesse is working in audit services, and he hopes to have a better understanding of whether he would enjoy a career in public accounting versus private accounting by the end of the internship.

In its 12th year, Leadership UNK adds 10 new members for 2018-19 class

College News

In its 12th year, Leadership UNK adds 10 new members for 2018-19 class

KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney has selected 10 staff members for its 2018-19 Leadership UNK class. In its 12th year, the program is designed to expose participants to leadership opportunities at UNK and in the Kearney area, enhance their leadership skills and encourage them to accept leadership roles in the future. Leadership […]

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The biggest impact impact on my career came as a result of smaller class sizes, and the willingness of professors to take the time to get to know their students. If I had questions, or needed help with a project, my professors were always willing to help and always had suggestions, which helped me get more from my college career. 
Tyler Fead
Sales Representative, GIX Logistics, Grand Island