Jana Fitchett

Primary office:
342-A Summerfield


Academic Areas



Bachelor's, University of Nebraska

Joined the University of Kansas in 2006

Current Activities

My focus is to provide interesting learning by sharing success stories from successful founders of small businesses; utilize team case studies to encourage realistic hands-on training and instill an entrepreneurial marketing mindset in students by transforming the class into a virtual company laboratory for creating and launching new ventures or products.


The school and accounting program are accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
Our Finance Scholars travel to Wall Street every year
Students in Applied Portfolio Management class manage a fund valued at $1 million
Business students get hands-on experience valuing and analyzing investments
Top 20 undergraduate accounting program —Bloomberg Businessweek
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
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