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Indicia of Innovation — Oklahoma

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 Oklahoma 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
86 University Oklahoma 240,974 133,841 29,462 57,181 8,009 7,513 4,968
112 Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 166,523 85,876 29,692 46,844 3,594 517 0
268 University Tulsa 20,270 6,782 510 1,523 11,125 330 0
391 Langston University 5,326 3,957 1,369 NA 0 0 0
520 Oklahoma State University Ctr. for Health Sciences 2,122 83 98 1,344 588 9 0
616 University Central Oklahoma 1,028 750 146 81 14 37 0
632 East Central University 937 730 17 190 0 0 0
  Totals —  Oklahoma $437,180 $232,019 $61,294 $107,163 $23,330 $8,406 $4,968

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
34 Oklahoma State University, Stillwater 29,692 23 22,804 21 144 0 1,378 3,977 1,345 0
37 University Oklahoma 29,462 7,763 9,585 121 885 55 2,341 0 4,853 3,859
222 Langston University 1,369 0 1,369 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
322 University Tulsa 510 0 60 0 139 112 7 0 192 7
414 University Central Oklahoma 146 0 106 4 0 0 0 0 36 0
435 Oklahoma State University Ctr. for Health Sciences 98 0 62 0 25 0 0 11 0 0
518 East Central University 17 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Total 61,294 7,786 34,003 146 1,193 167 3,719 3,988 6,426 3,866

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