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!!!

STUDENT VOICE: We students can’t afford our degrees without help

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STUDENT VOICE: We students can’t afford our degrees without help

By IVY PRATER UNK Student Body Vice President I am a Nebraskan born and raised. The future of Nebraska, I feel, exists in our higher education system. Gov. Pete Ricketts is targeting the University of Nebraska system with a proposal for additional cuts. NU currently takes up 13 percent of the state’s budget, however, it […]

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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