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.

Emily Edwards

Learning While Doing

Emily Edwards

Senior | Business Administration

Emily Edwards, senior in Business Administration with minors in Healthcare Management and Public Health, from Omaha, has been working at a spring internship at Developmental Services of Nebraska in Kearney. Emily has been training in the role of a front line supervisor to a team assigned to individuals with developmental disabilities. She plans to move directly into a supervisor position with DSN after graduating in May!

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Village Flats residence hall nearing August completion

College News

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Village Flats residence hall nearing August completion

By TODD GOTTULA UNK Communications KEARNEY – When paint sprayers and carpet layers start showing up you know construction is in its final phases. That’s the case right now at the new Village Flats residence hall at University of Nebraska at Kearney, where workers are eyeing the August completion date of the $16 million project. […]

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Throughout my time in the College of Business and Technology, the professors took time to really get to know me and my fellow classmates. This individualized attention motivated me to stay engaged in my classes and school projects, allowing me to get the most out of my education.
Sagan Carman
Law student, University of Nebraska