Medical Laboratory Technology

Medical Laboratory Technology Careers

A career in the medical laboratory technology industry offers unlimited choices and your education will prepare you directly for a job. The increased demand for certified medical laboratory technicians and laboratory services has created employment opportunities for our graduates in hospital laboratories, clinics, physicians' offices, community health agencies, research institutions, and the armed forces. Other areas our graduates may work in include:

  • industrial laboratories
  • environmental laboratories
  • pharmaceutical laboratories
  • sales with laboratory supply companies


Starting Wages: $29,500 - $39,500 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development


Allen Memorial Hospital Waterloo, IA
Mercy Hospital Iowa City, IA
Mercy Medical Center - North Iowa Mason City, IA
United Clinical Labs Dubuque, IA
Wheaton Franciscan Hospitals Waterloo, IA
Cedar Falls, IA

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Linda Butler
Grundy Hall 135
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Program Advisor

Amy Kapanka
Cedar Falls Center 101F
319-296-2329 ext.1357
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