Students inside Howard L. Hawks Hall
Mission and Points of Pride

Mission Statement

Together, we drive discovery, create opportunity, and empower individuals to lead the future of business.

We are Nebraska Business.

General College of Business

Established in



business leaders

for more than

100 years

100th Anniversary
College of Business in 1921




Science program

named one of


Centers of

Actuarial Excellence

in the U.S. by the Society of Actuaries

    Business Minor
    Business minor for non-business and business majors
  • 10 undergraduate majors (accounting, actuarial science, agribusiness, business administration, economics, finance, international business, management, marketing, supply chain management)
  • 13 business minors available including one for non-business majors
  • The School of Accountancy is one of only 182 accounting programs world-wide and one of seven in the Big Ten who are accredited by the prestigious Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
  • MBA Rankings
    MBA ranked 3rd in Big Ten for veterans
  • One of 36 University Partners in the U.S. with the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation by the CFA Institute
  • The College of Business offers 9 master's degrees and 3 doctoral degrees
  • The College of Business is the ONLY Ph.D. granting business college in Nebraska



Business Programs



out of more than 400 programs by U.S. News & World Report (2018)

Student Awards and Scholarships

More than

1,000 students

on Dean's List

and MBA Honor Roll

in 2018
    Business Students
  • 3 College of Business students awarded Fulbright Scholarships since 2005
  • More than 40 Academic All-Americans since 1970
  • Nearly 400 business students receive accolades
  • $550,000 awarded in scholarships each year
  • Guaranteed scholarship funding for current College of Business students with 3.7 GPA or higher

Graduation and Alumni



Businss Student Grads
37,000+ alumni from the College of Business
  • More than 600 degrees conferred following the 2018 spring semester.
  • Warren Buffett '51, the Oracle of Omaha, received his business degree from Nebraska.



full-time equivalent


  • 74 faculty members in the last six years

Global Immersion


at Oxford

celebrated its



in 2018

Study Abroad
Nebraska at Oxford celebrates 30 years

Student Organizations

Programs and Outreach

Business Career Center

90 percent of

the Class of 2017

completed an


during their academic career.

  • 8 career coaches who help students write resumes, get internships and more
  • More than 300 employers met with Nebraska Business students at the 2017/18 Career Fairs
  • 110 people represented companies at the Employer Partners Day in 2018