Business & Technology

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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.

Yoshi Kasugahara

Learning While Doing

Yoshi Kasugahara

Junior | Accounting

Yoshi Kasugahara, junior in Accounting from Tokyo, Japan, interned during the spring semester at H&R Block in Kearney. Yoshi prepared individual taxes and especially gained experience using the Affordable Care Act as it relates to personal income tax penalties. Yoshi was one of thirteen UNK accounting interns working in tax preparation around the Tri-Cities this spring!!!

‘That’s how Kearney people are’: Evacuees staying at UNK grateful for local response

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‘That’s how Kearney people are’: Evacuees staying at UNK grateful for local response

By TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications KEARNEY – Bob Sulser didn’t plan on spending part of his summer vacation on a university campus, but he was making the most of the experience. “This is my first chance to stay in a college dorm, so it’s kind of neat,” Sulser said as he and his wife Jan […]

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The biggest 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