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CBT Career Center

Career Center

What can the Career Center do for you?

 

The College of Business & Technology Career Center is here to serve your professional development and career planning needs.  Whether you're looking for an experiential learning opportunity with an internship or applying for your dream job, the CBT Career Center will help you prepare for the start of your career.

  • Advice & Planning
  • Resume Critique
  • Cover Letters
  • Professional Development
  • Internships
  • Networking Skills
  • Interview Tips
  • Major Selection
  • Career Guidance

Make an appointment to boost your career: unkcbtcareercenter@unk.edu

Or  Call Dustin Favinger (308) 865-8066 or Janice Woods (308) 865-8979


Where are CBT 2014 graduates today?

Fall 2013 - Spring 2014 CBT Placement of Graduating Seniors

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Overall placement of graduating seniors:

57% Full-time employment

19% No data

8% Graduate School

8% Job Hunting







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29% found work in Kearney

41% work in other Nebraska towns

17% work outside Nebraska

13% did not give their location








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Those heading to graduate school based on undergrad emphasis:

23% - Accounting

23% - Business Administration

18% - Management

14% - Finance

9% Business Education

9% Economics

4% Family Studies and Interior Design

Sample Employers:

10/11 News  |  21st Century Equipment  |  3E: Electrical Engineering & Equipment Co. |  ABC Supply  |  Aflac  |  Allmand Bros  |  AmFirst Insurance Services, LLC  |  Arbor Day Foundation  |  Baldwin Filters  |  Bank of the West  |  Berkshire Hathaway  |  Homestate Companies  |  BKD LLP  |  Blackhawk Industrial  |  BNSF Railway  |  Buckle, Inc.  |  Builders Warehouse  |  Cabela's  |  City of Grand Island  |  City of Kearney  |  Colonial Life  |  Community Action  |  Partnership of NE - Head Start  |  Deloitte  |  DHHS  |  Eaton  |  Economic Development  |  ESU 10  |  Fastenal  |  First National Bank  |  GIX Logistics  |  Hampton Inn  |  Home Real Estate of Kearney  |  Intellicom  |  Interstate Construction  |  Kansas City Windustrial  |  Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce  |  Kearney Federal Credit Union  |  Kearney Public Schools  |  KEE Federal Credit Union  |  KPMG  |  LandMark Implement  |  Nebraska Department of Labor |  Nebraskaland Aviation  |  Paulsen, Inc.  |  PayPal  |  Platte Valley Medical Group  |  RCIS Crop Insurance  |  Royal Engineered Composites  |  Sandhills Publishing  |  SCORR Marketing  |  Shelby-Rising City Public Schools | State Farm Insurance | Total Quality Logistics  |  Wells Fargo  |  Werner Enterprises

Other Statistics:

In 2014, 70% of CBT grads who secured full time jobs were working in Nebraska

In 2013, 80% of CBT grads who secured full time jobs were working in Nebraska

In 2012, 66% of CBT grads who secured full time jobs were working in Nebraska


In 2014, starting salaries reported:  $20K ($39K) $73K

In 2013, starting salaries reported:  $21K ($37K) $62K


In 2014, the reported placement was 89%, 11% still looking

In 2013, the reported placement was 91%, 9% still looking

In 2012, the reported placement was 79%, 21% still looking