The Nebraska Tech+Engineering Career Institute (NTECI) is an invitation-only program for talented incoming first-year students in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Software Engineering at UNL. The Institute prepares you for successful careers in your field of interest early while allowing you to explore top employers in the Lincoln and Omaha tech communities, here in the heart of the Silicon Prairie.
Benefits to students selected to be a part of this exceptional cohort include:
Move to campus early, August 14, with early move-in fees and meals are covered by the Institute until your housing contract and meal plan starts
Make friends and valuable on-campus connections before classes even begin
Explore the Lincoln and Omaha tech community through behind-the-scenes access to organizations in the industry
Earn credit for a required course, ENGR 20 “Engineering Sophomore Seminar,” upon successful program completion (See FAQs)
Build a professional network early in your academic career
Engage in active, hands-on career development from campus and industry experts
2021 Employer Partners
The Nebraska Tech+Engineering Career Institute is a collaborative effort of the Greater Omaha Chamber, the Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and the following outstanding employer partners.
The Institute runs from August 14-19 (the week prior to classes beginning), with an early move in on August 14. NTECI may also meet for a couple of events during the fall term.