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.

Bridgette Brune

Learning While Doing

Bridgette Brune

Senior | Accounting

Bridgette Brune, senior in Accounting with a minor in dance, is interning at McDermott & Miller P.C. in Kearney. Bridgette is gaining valuable experience preparing taxes for individuals and businesses.

In its 12th year, Leadership UNK adds 10 new members for 2018-19 class

College News

In its 12th year, Leadership UNK adds 10 new members for 2018-19 class

KEARNEY – The University of Nebraska at Kearney has selected 10 staff members for its 2018-19 Leadership UNK class. In its 12th year, the program is designed to expose participants to leadership opportunities at UNK and in the Kearney area, enhance their leadership skills and encourage them to accept leadership roles in the future. Leadership […]

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An important skill I learned through the College of Business and Technology was how to network. I'm not real comfortable with large groups of people or approaching those who I do not know. The college provided networking events prior to career fairs that helped me talk to potential employers in a much less intimidating environment.
Marissa Niday
Personal Trainer, 24 Hour Fitness, Kansas City