Nebraska Business and Law Major
Meet the high demand of employers who need professionals who develop business solutions from a legal and interdisciplinary perspective. With a business and law major, you’ll be able to solve critical challenges by understanding the fundamentals of law in the context of business. Many jobs need your knowledge of both business and legal concepts but don't require a juris doctor. Impact the future of business by applying your skills in contract negotiations, financial services, real estate development, human resources, corporate social responsibility or corporate governance. business.unl.edu/businesslaw
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[00:00:00.510]At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
[00:00:02.660]the College of Law and the College of Business collaborated
[00:00:05.890]to offer a new cutting-edge degree
[00:00:08.500]for students who are interested in law
[00:00:10.560]and want to work in business.
[00:00:12.500]The business and law major coursework will teach you
[00:00:15.100]how to solve critical business challenges from a legal
[00:00:18.550]and interdisciplinary perspective.
[00:00:21.210]This degree is not designed for students who plan
[00:00:23.520]to go to law school and practice law.
[00:00:25.710]Instead, this degree is for those who want to understand
[00:00:29.340]how legal implications impact management decisions.
[00:00:34.640]By having knowledge about business
[00:00:36.770]and understanding best legal practices,
[00:00:39.630]you will be an asset in any business,
[00:00:42.350]as well as all levels of government
[00:00:44.800]and civically-engaged organizations.
[00:00:47.370]We created this degree
[00:00:48.620]to meet the high demand from employers
[00:00:50.940]for graduates with strong business skills
[00:00:53.450]who know how lawyers think.
[00:00:55.580]There are many careers that utilize legal knowledge
[00:00:58.300]but do not require a Juris Doctor,
[00:01:00.850]like a real estate manager, an environmental impact analyst,
[00:01:04.870]or a health benefits administrator, to name a few.
[00:01:08.400]You'll dive deep into business concepts
[00:01:10.770]and build your knowledge of law
[00:01:12.640]all while discovering how you can form the future.
[00:01:16.250]You'll also be able to develop business strategies,
[00:01:19.130]maximize emerging business opportunities,
[00:01:21.960]and minimize potential legal risks.
[00:01:24.810]Nebraska is one of the few universities
[00:01:27.330]that can offer you a business and law undergraduate degree.
[00:01:31.700]Between academics and hands-on career development,
[00:01:35.310]you will do big things
[00:01:36.830]through your experience at Nebraska's College of Business.
[00:01:41.150]You can explore the business and law major further
[00:01:44.000]by looking at its four-year plan
[00:01:46.080]or meeting with our academic advisors
[00:01:48.010]to answer any questions.
[00:01:50.284]Your path to leading the future of business starts now.
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