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.

Clair Dush

Learning While Doing

Clair Dush

Senior | Family Studies with a public health minor

Clair Dush is a senior in Family Studies with a public health minor. She is interning during the spring semester at Schrock Chiropractic and Acupuncture in Kearney. Clair is planning to become an Occupational Therapy Assistant, and she is gaining experience communicating to, caring for, and helping families that have been affected by a short-term or chronic physical and/or mental disability.

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, I learned how to be part of the conversation. I started my career with the confidence and skills to ask the right questions and help advance my team toward workable solutions.
Nate Summerfield
Senior Investment Analyst, Spectrum Financial Services, Houston, Texas