National Science Foundation

National Science Foundation — Higher Education Research and Development Survey

Based on reported Fiscal Year 2018 expenditures of $475.1 million from all sources, the University of Maryland, Baltimore ranks 37th in higher education R&D expenditures at public institutions and 55th among all public and private institutions. Within the life sciences field, UMB ranks 18th among public institutions and 34th among all public and private institutions.

Higher Education Research and Development Expenditures by Source of Funds ($ millions)

Fiscal YearTotal ExpendituresOverall RankPublic RankFederal FundingOverall RankPublic Rank
2018 $475.1 55 37 $273.0 49 27
2017 $426.9 56 38 $220.9 59 36
2016 $393.9 58 38 $206.0 59 36
2015 $397.7 56 37 $216.7 57 34
2014 $411.3 53 35 $224.8 54 31
2013 $429.3 48 32 $242.1 54 31
2012 $433.2 47 31 $231.9 58 35
2011 $409.7 51 32 $229.7 60 37

 

Higher Education Research and Development Expenditures — Life Sciences Field ($ millions)

Fiscal YearAll FieldsLife Sciences% of All FieldsOverall RankPublic Rank
2018 $475.1 $441.6 92.9% 34 18
2017 $426.9 $399.5 93.6% 34 18
2016 $393.9 $367.7 93.4% 33 17
2015 $397.7 $371.7 93.5% 34 17
2014 $411.3 $382.0 92.9% 34 17
2013 $429.3 $403.8 94.1% 30 16
2012 $433.2 $406.1 93.7% 29 17
2011 $409.7 $383.2 93.5% 31 17

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Source: National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics

Updated November 18, 2019