University of Iowa

Iowa Impact: Mahaska County

330 University of Iowa alumni live in Mahaska 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.

Mahaska County

Did you know UI practicing alumni in Mahaska County include:

13

Educators

9

Physicians

9

Dentists

19

Nurses

4

Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioners

9

Pharmacists

Other alumni in Mahaska County include:

35

Business

35

Education

13

Engineering

150

Liberal Arts & Sciences

60

Graduate College

4

Public Health

14

Law

UI Students from Mahaska County

There are 60 students from Mahaska County currently enrolled at the University of Iowa.
Tippie College of Business2
College of Dentistry3
College of Engineering1
Graduate College5
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences42
College of Nursing2
College of Pharmacy3
Tippie School of Management1
University College1

How the UI impacts your neighborhood in Mahaska County

Last year, the UI supported 19 local companies with purchases of $14,374.

PreK-12 students were engaged in UI Health Care STEM Education Programs in Mahaska County.

Healthcare Connections in Mahaska County

Patient Visits to The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: 3,784

Number of tests performed by the State Hygienic Lab: 1,993

493 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.

44 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.

1,456 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.

Mahaska County Hometown Hawkeyes

Meet Matthew Rooda: UI student finds way to reduce piglet deaths.

Mahaska County I-Club