Medical Laboratory Technology

Medical Laboratory Technology Careers

Graduates find employment in hospital laboratories, clinics, physicians’ offices, community health agencies, research institutions, and the armed forces. Other areas our graduates work in include industrial laboratories, environmental laboratories, pharmaceutical laboratories, and sales with laboratory supply companies.

Starting Wages: $29,700 - $40,600 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development

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Mercy Iowa City Iowa City, IA
Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa Mason City, IA
United Clinical Laboratories Dubuque, IA
UnityPoint Health – Allen Hospital Waterloo, IA
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Waterloo and Cedar Falls, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Linda Butler
Grundy Hall 135
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Student Success Specialist: Pre-Health

Kay Wenzel
Grundy Hall 285
319-296-2329 ext.1063
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Student Success Specialist: Health Science

Vic Palmer
Grundy Hall 140
319-296-2329 ext.1481
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Pre-Health Advisor

Heidi Hudson
Student Services
Hawkeye Center 208
319-296-2329 ext.1079
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Program Advisor

Amy Kapanka
Cedar Falls Center 112
319-296-2329 ext.1357
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Dr. Gene Leutzinger
Grundy Hall 173
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