Biomedical Engineering Schools In Iowa

Iowa has 5 accredited biomedical engineering schools where biomedical engineering faculty who teach biomedical engineering classes can find employment. The trends in Iowa's biomedical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in biomedical engineering includes biomedical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Biomedical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering


Schools

  1. Dordt College

    498 4th Ave NE, Sioux Center, Iowa 51250-1697

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of Iowa

    101 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1316

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. University of Northern Iowa

    1222 W 27th St, Cedar Falls, Iowa 50614-0005

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  4. Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center

    3200 Grand Ave, Des Moines, Iowa 50312

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  5. Western Iowa Tech Community College

    4647 Stone Ave, Sioux City, Iowa 51102-5199

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Iowa Vs. National Biomedical Engineering Employment

Iowa 50
National 15,280

Of all of the biomedical engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Iowa state.

Employment Growth for Biomedical engineering professionals In Iowa

No data 50 50 60 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Biomedical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Iowa

No data $66,670 $67,930 $70,820 $71,510
$40,051 $42,531 $43,384 $44,580 $45,125
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Iowa

10th percentile
$48,040
25th percentile
$55,740
50th percentile
$71,110
75th percentile
$87,130
90th percentile
$97,090

There is a 102% pay differential between the highest paid biomedical engineering professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of biomedical engineering in Iowa.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Iowa

Biochemistry
$63,000
Biology
$61,680
Biomedical Engineering
$71,510
Engineering
$66,435

Biomedical engineering professionals in Iowa earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biomedical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Iowa

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total9

The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited biomedical engineering schools in Iowa is decreasing. In 2006 there were 138 biomedical engineering graduates from biomedical engineering courses in Iowa and in 2010 there were 109 graduates.

Thus there was a 21% percent decrease in the number of biomedical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Iowa. 33% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Iowa

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