Graduation and Placement Outcomes

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.

Employment outlook:

Gainful Employment Act Disclosure

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  • Students have found jobs or continued medical graduate education in the following states and countries: Arizona, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico,North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Wisconsin, and Saudi Arabia
  • Salaries vary by type of laboratory and region of the country.
    • Our students averaged a starting, entry-level salary of $25.50/hour in the field of cytotechnology.
    • For those in related fields, average salaries ranged between $17 and $30/hour.