QUICK FACTS ABOUT NEBRASKA BUSINESS
1913 Year established
1 of 16 Founding member and accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
6 Academic departments
9 Centers and institutes
16 Advisory boards
240,000 Square feet in Howard L. Hawks Hall
$84M Privately-funded Hawks Hall completed in 2017
1 of 182 Accounting programs worldwide and one of seven in the Big Ten accredited by the AACSB
1 of 17 Centers for Actuarial Excellence in the U.S. as named by the Society of Actuaries
1 of 36 University affiliation programs of the CFA Institute in the U.S.
UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM
10 Majors: Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Agribusiness, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, Marketing and Supply Chain Management
10 Academic advisors who educate, empower and encourage students through academic, personal and professional development
1 Certificate program in professional selling offered to students of any major
13 Minors: Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Business for Non-Business Majors, Business Analytics, Clifton Builders Management, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Global Leadership, Law and Business, Management, Marketing and Supply Chain Management
4 Professional Enhancement Program one-credit-hour courses focused on students’ career and professional development
1-on-1 Strengths coaching to help first-year students succeed by discovering and leveraging their strengths
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ONLINE AND ON-CAMPUS GRADUATE PROGRAMS
#13 Online MBA program in the world by Financial Times (2018)
#17 Online MBA program by The Princeton Review (2019)
5 Online graduate programs: MBA@Nebraska, Master’s in Business Analytics, Master’s in Finance, Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics and Graduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management
3 Doctoral programs: Business (with specializations in Accountancy, Finance, Management and Marketing), Economics and Survey Research and Methodology
64 States and countries represented by students enrolled in the MBA@Nebraska program
#3 Career services programming by Financial Times (2018)
#26 Online MBA program by U.S. News & World Report (2019)
6 On-campus master’s programs: FlexMBA, Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Economics, Intercollegiate Athletics Administration (MAIAA) and Survey Research and Methodology
3 Graduate certificates: Business Analytics, Survey Research and Methodology, and Supply Chain Management
#20 Part-time MBA program by U.S. News & World Report (2018)
A CUSTOMIZABLE EXPERIENCE
25+ Recognized student organizations to match interests in business
20+ Study abroad program options
2 Business learning communities for living and studying with other business students
3 Tracks – building new businesses, communities or teams – Clifton Builders can pursue to channel their leadership potential to change the world
3 Academic programs cultivating valuable undergraduate research experience
155 High-achieving students in the Nebraska Business Honors Academy
4 Years named a top university for professional sales education by the Sales Education Foundation
80 Students selected and trained as student strengths coaches through the Clifton Strengths Institute
4 Student competitions to sharpen entrepreneurial skills
8-Week International Student Employment Readiness Certificate prepares students to seek U.S. opportunities
DON'T WAIT TO MAKE CONNECTIONS
300+ Employers to meet at business career fairs
85 percent 2016-17 bachelor’s degree graduates reported employment or continuing their education within six months of graduation
2 Career expeditions a year to explore career opportunities in regional and national locations
5 Career fairs targeting business
95 percent Nebraska Business Honors Academy students accepted offers of jobs or to further their education before graduation
90 percent Class of 2017 students completed an internship during their academic career
LIFE IS RIGHT IN LINCOLN
#27 Best Place for Business and Careers, Forbes (2018)
#6 Best Job Market, Ziprecruiter (2018)
#2 Best City for Quality of Life, NerdWallet (2017)
#2 Most Affordable College Town, Move.org (2018)
#3 Hardest-Working City in America, SmartAsset (2017)
#6 Top City for Young Entrepreneurs, RewardExpert (2018)
#2 City with Best Work-Life Balance, SmartAsset (2018)
#3 Most Caring City in the U.S., WalletHub (2017)