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The Elmer R. Smith College of Business and Technology includes the School of Business Administration and the School of Engineering and Computer Science. We are committed to your academic success. From the moment you become an Eagle, our staff will be there to help you get acclimated to campus and your classes. You will have the services and support in place to help you excel both in and out of the classroom.
As a student, you'll gain knowledge in the classroom and practical, real-world experience through internships and cooperative learning. You'll also have the chance to participate in research with faculty members as early as your freshman year through our Undergraduate Research Fellowship program. You may even have your work published or present your findings at professional conferences.

Whether you're interested in a career in business or engineering, the College of Business & Technology can give you the knowledge, skills and confidence to achieve your personal and professional goals. We provide a number of support services, such as professional advising, tutoring resources and career planning, to help you from the moment you become an Eagle until you graduate and beyond.


Mission Statement

The mission of the College of Business and Technology is to prepare students for successful careers and enriched lives in the public, private and nonprofit sectors; conduct and support basic, applied and pedagogical research; and utilize its resources to improve the quality of life in the Eastern Kentucky region.  View the full College of Business & Technology Mission Statement & Strategic Plan for more details.