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Science & Engineering State Indicators

U.S. State trends in science and engineering education, workforce, research and development, patents and publications, and knowledge-intensive industries.

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Jump into the data to explore questions like these

How do state commitments of resources for education at different levels and state R&D performance compare?
Relevant indicators:
Are states whose universities produce more articles and patents also involved in more high-technology business activity?
Relevant indicators:

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  • Science and Engineering Degrees as a Percentage of Higher Education Degrees Conferred
  • Advanced Science and Engineering Degrees as a Percentage of S&E Degrees Conferred
  • Science and Engineering Doctoral Degrees as a Percentage of Science and Engineering Degrees Conferred
  • Average Undergraduate Charge at Public 4-Year Institutions
  • Average Undergraduate Charge at Public 4-Year Institutions as a Percentage of Disposable Personal Income
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Ready access to accurate and timely state-level information is an important tool for  formulating effective science and technology (S&T) policies at both the state and  national levels. By studying the performance of their peers, state policymakers may  be better able to assess their own programs and performance.