University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Howard County

90 University of Iowa alumni live in Howard County.

Students, faculty and staff at the University of Iowa come from all of Iowa’s 99 counties. While the students stay on campus only for a short period, the influence they have back in their communities lasts a lifetime. These are the doctors, nurses, librarians, lawyers, pharmacists and much more that you interact with every day. By utilizing the education and experiences they received at the University of Iowa, your Hometown Hawkeyes are able to create a positive economic impact within their hometowns and across the state.

Howard County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Howard County include:

3

Educators

3

Physicians

1

Dentists

16

Nurses

1

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

5

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Howard County include:

16

Business

8

Education

3

Engineering

27

Liberal Arts & Sciences

16

Graduate College

4

Law

UI Students from Howard County

There are 35 students from Howard County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business1
College of Dentistry2
College of Engineering2
Graduate College3
College of Law1
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences17
College of Medicine2
College of Nursing3
College of Pharmacy3
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Howard County

Last year, the UI supported 3 local companies with purchases of $668.

Healthcare Connections in Howard County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 518

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,456

237 clinical tests. The primary mission of the Disease Control Division is to test human specimens, food and water for diseases of public health significance to protect the citizens of Iowa.

640 environmental tests. The Environmental Health Division routinely monitors private and public drinking water, private wells, streams and lakes, wastewater, air, soil and food for contaminants of potential environmental and public health concern.

579 newborn screenings. The Newborn Screening section identifies infants at risk for more than 50 inherited conditions by testing a small blood spot obtained from a simple heel-stick shortly after birth.

Howard County I-Club