UW-Madison’s reign in research

By Lisa Milter

Each year, the National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics compiles a rank of the best research universities in its Academic Institutions Profile. According to the NCSES, the top universities are selected based on number of earned doctorates, number of full-time graduate students, total federal obligations and total research and development expenditures. There are numerous qualified institutions that make it on this list, and among those consistently at the top is the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Continue reading “UW-Madison’s reign in research”