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.

Mariah Heft

Learning While Doing

Mariah Heft

Senior | Business Administration and Pre-Dentistry

Mariah Heft, senior in Business Administration and Pre-Dentistry/Health Science from Alma, Nebraska, has been working at a spring internship at Jordan Cochran DDS, PC, a local dental office. Mariah has been learning office administration, including scheduling, payroll, billing, and records. She hopes to own her own dental practice someday. Mariah will graduate this May and begin dental school in the fall!

This is real money; $100K fund allows UNK students to invest in stock market

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This is real money; $100K fund allows UNK students to invest in stock market

By TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications KEARNEY – What’s the best way to teach college students about the stock market? Give them $100,000 and the freedom to invest that money however they’d like. That’s the idea behind the University of Nebraska at Kearney’s William Bauhard Student Managed Investment Fund. The program, launched in 2014, turns business […]

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At UNK the materials covered, the projects completed, and the professional organizations I was part of helped to shape me into a successful accountant.
Brian Gough
Business Administration