Facts and Figures
Leading Innovation, Generating Solutions
The breadth, scope, and excellence of our research programs make Ohio State a leading force of innovation and change – locally, nationally, and globally. Ohio State is one of only a few universities in the U.S. that, in a single location, houses 15 different colleges, including seven health sciences colleges and a college of agriculture.
At Ohio State we have all of the tools that are needed—the creative minds, the expertise, the experience and the world-class facilities—to discover innovative solutions to complex problems.
Ohio State by the Numbers: FY 2020
- $968.3 million: Total research and development (R&D) expenditures
- $539.4 million: Federal R&D expenditures
- $150.2 million: Industry-sponsored research expenditures
Ten-Year Research Expenditure Profile (2011-2020)
*Source: Higher Education Research And Development Survey (HERD)