Business & Technology

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Programs

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.

Shannon Ridlen

Learning While Doing

Shannon Ridlen

Senior | Business Administration

Shannon Ridlen, senior in Business Administration from Hayes Center NE, just finished a spring internship at Mount Carmel Home in Kearney. She interned under the dietary manager, learning all aspects of the dietary department, including purchasing, scheduling, employee management, and charting.

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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The biggest impact impact on my career came as a result of smaller class sizes, and the willingness of professors to take the time to get to know their students. If I had questions, or needed help with a project, my professors were always willing to help and always had suggestions, which helped me get more from my college career. 
Tyler Fead
Sales Representative, GIX Logistics, Grand Island