Academic Affiliations

We regret to inform you that the UW Cytotechnology Program will be discontinued after the 2023-2024 academic year and will not be accepting students for the upcoming 2024-2025 academic year. Please contact us at with any questions.

The Cytotechnology Program is affiliated with many colleges and universities throughout the Midwest. Students enrolled on these campuses may apply for admission to the Program during their third year of study and complete their baccalaureate degree when they are enrolled in our program during their fourth year. The following institutions are academic affiliates of the UW-Madison/WSLH Cytotechnology Program:

University of Wisconsin—Platteville

Mark Levenstein, PhD
240 Gardner Hall
1 University Plaza
Platteville, WI 53818

Northern Michigan University

Dr. Paul Mann
3513 West Science
Marquette, MI 49855

University of Northern Iowa

Barbara Hetrick, PhD
McCollum Science Hall 144
Cedar Falls, IA 50614

Iowa State University

Jennifer Owens
102 Catt Hall
Ames, IA 50011-1302

UW–Green Bay

Dr. James Marker
College of Science, Engineering and Technology, Environmental Sciences 317
UW-Green Bay, 2420 Nicolet Drive, Green Bay, WI 54311
Green Bay, WI 54311-7001

Winona State University

Dr. Ed Thompson
P.O. Box 5838
Winona, MN 55987

Edgewood College

Savanna Meo
1000 Edgewood College Dr.
DeRicci 305A
Madison, WI 53711


Peter Mesner, PhD
Dept. of Biological Sciences
Upham Hall, 800 W. Main
Whitewater, WI 53190

UW–Stevens Point

Susan Raab
D0127A Science D Wing
Stevens Point, WI 54481

Luther College

Wendy Stevens, PhD
700 College Drive
Decorah, IA 52101-1045


Cindy Brown, M.Ed.
Biomed Sciences Dept.
2400 E. Hartford Avenue
Enderis Hall, Rm. 467
Milwaukee, WI 53201

College of St. Scholastica

Dr. James McLaughlin
Science 204
Duluth, MN 55811

Marian College

Lance Urven, PhD
S 203 Science Building
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699

Moorhead State University

204 King Hall
Moorhead, MN 56560

Ashford University

Admissions Office
400 N. Bluff Boulevard
Clinton, IA 52732

Cells in the shape of a duckIn addition, we can offer affiliations with any college
that will accept the credits of this professional program towards a baccalaureate degree.

Contact the Program Director for more information:

Cytotechnology Program
UW-Madison/Wisconsin State Lab of Hygiene
465 Henry Mall • Madison, WI 53706-1578
Phone: 608.262.2802