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.

Pascal Burling

Learning While Doing

Pascal Burling

Senior | Accounting

Pascal Burling, senior in Accounting from Eustis NE, has been interning during the tax season at Almquist, Maltzahn, Galloway and Luth PC in Grand Island. Pascal has been doing individual tax returns as well as billing and payroll for businesses.

UNK’s entrepreneurship center supports area businesses with variety of services, resources

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UNK’s entrepreneurship center supports area businesses with variety of services, resources

By TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications KEARNEY – Abraham Hogins started Hammers for Hire in 2010 with little formal training on how to run a business. “I just knew I wanted to work for myself,” the Kearney man said. He had the know-how and skills to get his contracting business off the ground, but certain technical […]

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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