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!

From Alaska to UNK: Isaac Deaton wrestles and works construction

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From Alaska to UNK: Isaac Deaton wrestles and works construction

By RYAN EDWARDS Hub Sports Writer University of Nebraska at Kearney wrestler Isaac Deaton was in high school when he started looking for places to wrestle at the collegiate level. When he Googled “good D2 wrestling team” places to go to wrestle, the Valdez, Alaska, native stumbled upon UNK. “I knew I wanted to wrestle […]

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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