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.

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.

‘I Love NU’ VIDEO: President Bounds shares story of student with difficult home life

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‘I Love NU’ VIDEO: President Bounds shares story of student with difficult home life

“When I think about UNK I think about a place where faculty, staff and students focus on helping each other in a way that helps to make them successful. This is a place that really transforms lives and creates a brighter future for young Nebraskans.”– NU President Hank Bounds

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In the College of Business and Technology I was able to take advantage of an amazing internship program that let me take control of my learning. 
Kevin Farley
Insurance agent, Farley-Wolf Insurance, Omaha