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Indicia of Innovation — Ohio

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 Ohio 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
19 Ohio State University 766,513 445,635 69,456 91,490 100,986 25,108 33,838
46 University Cincinnati 433,668 267,691 10,132 106,980 20,600 28,265 0
160 University Dayton 81,030 65,169 6,718 2,316 5,498 420 909
174 University Toledo 68,228 41,072 4,727 17,102 3,148 1,361 818
175 University Akron 66,413 16,768 2,725 30,490 2,833 5,847 7,750
183 Cleveland State University 61,111 46,645 7,497 2,452 1,593 2,742 182
192 Ohio University 57,203 20,780 2,546 27,938 5,028 858 53
227 Air Force Institute of Technology 32,746 19,579 36 13,061 33 37 0
248 Kent State University 26,507 14,882 2,027 7,941 698 301 658
305 Northeastern Ohio Universities, College of Medicine 13,358 3,816 1,062 6,266 145 2,046 23
311 Ball State University 11,740 3,320 235 6,611 213 1,361 0
345 Bowling Green State University 8,566 7,005 72 957 532 0 0
435 Youngstown State University 3,598 2,159 786 587 66 0 0
436 Central State University 3,591 3,390 66 0 135 0 0
587 Columbus State University 1,432 1,411 7 0 14 0 0
546 Oberlin College 1,856 1,330 0 388 22 116 0
628 College Wooster 966 183 22 388 0 251 122
  Totals —  Ohio 41,638,526 $960,835 $108,114 $314,967 $141,544 $68,713 $44,353

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
10 Ohio State University 69,456 2,763 34,533 1,032 1,718 61 1,547 8,532 14,471 4,799
77 University Cincinnati 10,132 5 3,645 2 397 76 1,257 4 4,630 116
96 Cleveland State University 7,497 1 1,168 0 101 8 500 0 5,664 55
103 University Dayton 6,718 0 119 0 4 0 0 138 6,437 20
124 University Toledo 4,727 57 547 0 2,868 0 0 0 605 650
166 Wright State University 2,820 5 99 248 337 0 0 178 1,953 0
168 University Akron 2,725 1 261 1 300 13 0 0 2,140 9
174 Ohio University 2,546 39 109 0 49 17 13 0 2,094 225
191 Kent State University 2,027 39 155 20 1,624 10 21 0 0 158
255 Northeastern Ohio Universities, College of Medicine 1,062 0 1,062 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
269 Miami University 943 0 596 0 0 6 108 0 102 131
278 Youngstown State University 786 0 20 0 222 0 57 0 487 0
450 Bowling Green State University 72 0 10 0 48 2 12 0 0 0
458 Central State University 66 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 43 16
492 Air Force Institute of Technology 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 0
507 College Wooster 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Total 111,635 2,939 42,324 1,303 7,668 193 3,515 8,852 38,662 6,179

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