Committed to Discovery in the Independent Sector


  • Statewide, higher education research and development expenditures were 53 percent higher in fiscal year 2014 compared to 2005.[1]
  • New York’s private, not-for-profit colleges and universities have generated nearly three-quarters of total annual R&D expenditures in the state since 2005.[2]

[1] National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics, Higher Education Research and Development Survey, FY 2014.

[2] Ibid.