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Indicia of Innovation — New York

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 New York 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
10 Columbia University in the City of New York 889,487 645,573 12,580 102,628 37,341 71,117 20,248
16 Cornell University 802,387 472,673 63,881 145,932 31,365 85,314 3,222
39 New York University 458,645 316,208 6,127 74,245 15,579 33,377 13,109
53 Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai 400,680 271,722 6,971 46,246 21,736 53,324 681
56 University Rochester 389,612 308,115 8,070 44,622 14,630 9,272 4,903
65 SUNY, University Buffalo 360,226 193,613 17,009 97,708 16,364 20,392 15,140
73 Rockefeller University 292,896 84,616 1,708 184,653 3,524 18,395 0
74 Yeshiva University 289,027 201,397 3,226 66,390 5,625 12,389 0
78 SUNY, University Albany, College Nanoscale S&E 265,473 17,290 113,694 46,766 82,912 4,056 755
95 SUNY, Stony Brook University 219,744 123,383 4,286 77,944 6,117 5,835 2,179
126 SUNY, University Albany 137,758 112,989 3,773 11,365 496 1,795 7,340
150 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 92,720 62,341 7,801 14,422 5,193 2,963 0
157 Syracuse University 85,649 33,156 9,166 31,151 5,902 6,274 0
158 Cold Spring Harbor Lab. 84,072 43,874 0 8,341 5,251 26,606 0
161 SUNY, Binghamton University 81,000 21,162 2,947 51,973 3,826 307 785
190 CUNY, City College 57,982 39,572 3,070 13,213 1,754 373 0
210 SUNY, Health Science Ctr. Brooklyn 43,257 34,884 406 5,153 862 1,635 317
211 CUNY, Hunter College 41,022 24,265 1,532 12,823 1,156 1,246 0
217 Rochester Institute of Technology 36,935 19,394 1,285 11,402 2,815 2,039 0
219 SUNY, Upstate Medical University 35,897 27,013 537 3,987 1,939 2,275 146
242 SUNY, College of Environmental Science and Forestry 28,509 9,560 2,521 12,955 2,007 728 738
255 New York Medical College 23,277 16,471 38 313 3,108 2,599 748
258 CUNY, Queens College 22,399 14,897 961 5,978 261 297 5
263 Polytechnic Institute of New York University 21,413 12,687 2,194 2,051 3,127 996 358
266 Teachers College, Columbia University 20,805 10,173 25 NA 5,620 3,620 1,367
274 Fordham University 19,311 4,187 395 13,748 0 0 981
282 Albany Medical College 17,735 11,845 386 3,160 1,529 815 0
298 Clarkson University 14,809 7,061 959 3,395 3,394 0 0
309 U.S. Military Academy 12,227 12,227 0 0 0 0 0
335 CUNY, John Jay College of Criminal Justice 9,319 3,921 0 2,825 516 2,057 0
337 CUNY, Brooklyn College 9,216 6,578 64 2,032 332 210 0
338 CUNY, Graduate Ctr. 9,173 3,191 1,523 12 16 2,849 1,582
357 New School 7,568 2,385 132 1,908 154 2,989 0
390 Alfred University 5,451 1,648 1,642 1,267 894 0 0
401 CUNY, College Staten Island 4,955 1,470 943 1,814 459 213 56
420 Pace University 4,214 1,476 102 2,372 26 238 0
431 Long Island University 3,648 2,628 167 315 403 135 0
434 CUNY, Baruch College 3,605 1,209 9 1,596 162 629 0
441 SUNY, College of Optometry 3,466 3,162 0 168 27 109 0
452 Colgate University 3,268 1,497 0 1,316 27 428 0
455 Hofstra University 3,237 2,660 0 209 0 368 0
456 CUNY, Lehman College 3,228 2,215 1 885 30 97 0
458 Hamilton College 3,069 1,400 30 67 3 1,565 4
461 New York Institute of Technology 3,013 1,339 561 954 27 132 0
464 SUNY, Buffalo State College 2,970 2,348 44 399 0 179 0
484 Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 2,639 1,182 161 451 591 254 0
491 Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Ctr., Louis V. Gerstner Jr. Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 2,562 179 0 2,156 0 227 0
494 Niagara University 2,475 275 523 1,042 0 635 0
509 Albany State University 2,225 2,000 37 0 188 0 0
516 St. John's University, Manhattan 2,161 1,185 0 675 224 77 0
518 SUNY, College Geneseo 2,132 1,532 56 525 3 16 0
550 CUNY, system office 1,817 1,398 0 364 0 55 0
564 CUNY, Medgar Evers College 1,635 981 41 584 0 29 0
565 SUNY, Farmingdale State College 1,629 693 0 928 0 8 0
572 CUNY, York College 1,544 861 0 445 157 81 0
576 Hobart and William Smith Colleges 1,516 1,103 122 107 18 166 0
577 Union College, Schenectady 1,516 867 1 461 2 185 0
581 SUNY, College Brockport 1,487 989 50 392 0 55 1
600 Vassar College 1,258 1,258 0 0 0 0 0
603 SUNY, College Old Westbury 1,237 654 0 336 231 16 0
609 Ithaca College 1,132 774 0 204 0 154 0
636 SUNY, College Plattsburgh 913 454 65 329 0 51 14
639 Touro College 889 53 0 829 0 7 0
541 Skidmore College 1,885 1,334 0 433 3 115 0
561 Siena College 1,662 1,618 0 22 0 22 0
625 St. Bonaventure University 986 220 72 43 9 0 642
  Totals —¬† New York $5,359,654 $3,211,085 $281,894 $1,121,029 $287,935 $382,390 $75,321

Federally Funded R&D Centers
SOURCE: National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, FFRDC Research and Development Survey, FY 2012.
One FFRDC is located in New York. Federally Funded R&D Centers (FFRDCs) located in New York, the federal government department that sponsors the center, and information about their research spending.
Total Federally Financed
FFRDC Sponsor Location All R&D expenditures Basic research Applied research Development All R&D expenditures Basic research Applied research Development
All FFRDCs     17,446,036 6,139,311 5,361,496 5,945,229 17,006,331 5,998,392 5,162,235 5,845,704
Brookhaven National Lab. DOE Upton, NY $516,921 $402,153 $51,605 $63,163 $489,496 $393,926 $37,893 $57,677

Funded by The 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
3 SUNY, University Albany, College Nanoscale S&E 113,694 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 113,694 0
14 Cornell University 63,881 4,065 48,294 0 132 1,627 6,696 0 3,061 6
57 SUNY, University Buffalo 17,009 43 12,019 101 220 47 68 212 2,407 1,892
72 Columbia University in the City of New York 12,580 123 8,819 278 17 0 70 0 2,341 932
84 Syracuse University 9,166 0 0 2,275 0 13 652 0 2,480 3,746
90 University Rochester 8,070 0 6,102 0 126 0 0 0 1,661 181
93 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 7,801 0 130 382 1,130 0 2 0 6,157 0
102 Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai 6,971 0 6,971 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
107 New York University 6,127 0 6,011 9 0 0 51 0 0 56
131 SUNY, Stony Brook University 4,286 226 1,917 16 101 0 0 63 1,963 0
143 SUNY, University Albany 3,773 451 1,074 0 0 0 2,244 0 0 4
155 Yeshiva University 3,226 0 3,226 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
160 CUNY, City College 3,070 0 8 0 490 0 0 0 2,572 0
164 SUNY, Binghamton University 2,947 0 0 609 961 140 7 0 1,230 0
176 SUNY, College of Environmental Science and Forestry 2,521 854 619 0 220 0 0 0 828 0
186 Polytechnic Institute of New York University 2,194 0 0 189 143 0 0 0 1,849 13
203 Rockefeller University 1,708 0 1,708 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
204 Alfred University 1,642 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,597 45
214 CUNY, Hunter College 1,532 868 386 0 61 0 3 0 0 214
215 CUNY, Graduate Ctr. 1,523 0 0 0 0 0 1,389 0 0 134
233 Rochester Institute of Technology 1,285 0 0 0 95 0 642 0 536 12
266 CUNY, Queens College 961 0 955 0 2 0 4 0 0 0
267 Clarkson University 959 0 89 0 82 0 0 0 788 0
268 CUNY, College Staten Island 943 0 585 0 358 0 0 0 0 0
314 New York Institute of Technology 561 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 16 545
317 SUNY, Upstate Medical University 537 0 537 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
318 Niagara University 523 0 0 0 0 0 215 0 0 308
335 SUNY, Health Science Ctr. Brooklyn 406 0 406 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
340 Fordham University 395 0 246 0 0 0 2 0 0 147
406 Long Island University 167 19 64 0 1 36 1 29 0 17
408 Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences 161 0 161 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
416 New School 132 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 132
420 Hobart and William Smith Colleges 122 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 99
452 St. Bonaventure University 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 72
463 SUNY, College Plattsburgh 65 65 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
464 CUNY, Brooklyn College 64 45 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 2
470 SUNY, College Geneseo 56 0 2 0 54 0 0 0 0 0
474 SUNY, College Brockport 50 0 48 0 0 0 2 0 0 0
481 SUNY, Buffalo State College 44 25 5 0 0 0 0 14 0 0
485 CUNY, Medgar Evers College 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 41
490 New York Medical College 38 0 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
491 Albany State University 37 0 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
498 Hamilton College 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30
505 Teachers College, Columbia University 25 0 0 0 0 25 0 0 0 0
524 Barnard College 11 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
526 CUNY, Baruch College 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9
547 CUNY, Lehman College 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
548 Union College, Schenectady 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
  Total 281,417 6,807 100,468 3,859 4,211 1,888 12,048 318 143,181 8,637

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