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ABOUT THIS VISUALIZATION: This data visualization summarizes R&D expenditures at U.S. colleges and universities from the Higher Education Research and Development (HERD) Survey. This National Science Foundation survey collects information on R&D expenditures by field of research and source of funds and also gathers information on types of research, expenses, and headcounts of R&D personnel. ( This data visualization was created by the CU System Institutional Research. Additional details are provided within the visualization.

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Data source: National Science Foundation HERD Survey; Summary compiled by University of Colorado System Office, Office of Institutional Research.

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