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Indicia of Innovation — Indiana

R&D Expenditures in the State

A detailed look at the colleges, universities and research organizations, their expenditures, the sources of funding, and the domains where they are spending money in the State.

Institutions

A look at the institutions and businesses forming the State's scientific presence.

Expenditures at Indiana Higher Education R&D Institutions

SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, Higher Education Research and Development Survey, FY 2012.
The breakdown of R&D expenditures in the state and the source of the funding.
US Rank Institution All R&D Expenditures Federal Government State & Local government Institution Funds Business Nonprofit Organizations All Other Sources
  All US Institutions $65,774,524 $40,130,460 $3,704,365 $13,673,539 $3,281,809 $4,033,233 $951,118
32 Purdue University, West Lafayette 602,501 270,655 68,604 184,277 32,552 43,911 2,502
70 Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis 316,914 166,825 863 102,816 17,637 28,672 101
105 Indiana University, Bloomington 184,486 79,727 2,145 85,295 4,276 13,043 0
118 University Notre Dame 157,691 83,295 851 53,656 6,434 13,455 0
344 Indiana University-Purdue University, Ft. Wayne 8,570 1,946 1,156 4,625 18 825 0
545 Indiana State University 1,857 1,268 48 62 457 17 5
604 Indiana University, South Bend 1,219 375 0 818 2 24 0
574 Purdue University, North Central 1,518 676 49 715 1 77 0
522 Valparaiso University 2,111 1,299 101 609 1 101 0
543 Wabash College 1,877 347 0 139 0 1,391 0
612 Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 1,081 712 0 95 42 232 0
  Totals —  Indiana 1,280,116 607,121 73,953 433,300 61,419 101,715 2,608

Funded by State & Local Government

The Details on the institutions receiving the State and Local Government R&D funding.

Higher education R&D expenditures funded by state and local governments, ranked by all R&D expenditures, by R&D field: FY 2012. Reported in 000s, (Dollars in thousands). Data from survey cycle FY 2012, as of 30 October 2013.


Rank Institution All R&D
expenditures
Environmental
Sciences
Life
Sciences
Math &
Computer
Sciences
Physical
Sciences
Psychology Social
Sciences
Sciences,
nec
Engineering All non-S&E
fields
All US Institutions 3,704,365 167,243 2,133,890 73,818 84,821 33,600 164,970 99,140 682,971 263,912
11 Purdue University, West Lafayette 68,604 156 29,920 492 695 288 7,964 923 12,010 16,156
188 Indiana University, Bloomington 2,145 61 24 0 0 15 1,288 0 0 757
243 Indiana University-Purdue University, Ft. Wayne 1,156 0 379 0 0 0 276 0 0 501
275 Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis 863 0 615 0 0 0 238 0 0 10
276 University Notre Dame 851 0 112 0 50 5 24 0 660 0
320 Purdue University, Calumet 514 0 219 0 0 0 0 0 68 227
384 Ball State University 235 0 14 0 0 0 63 0 0 158
477 Indiana State University 48 8 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Total 74,601 225 31,386 492 745 308 9,854 923 12,738 17,930

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