By the Numbers

A snapshot of Ohio State's entrepreneurial community, highlighting success in innovating and building companies that are working toward the betterment of a global society.

Venture Development

100+ active startups spun out of Ohio State technology
140+ Buckeye Executive Network members assisting Ohio State faculty with customer and market due diligence and go-to-market plans


40 experienced mentors assisting startups through the Buckeye Venture Mentor Service
125+ women faculty and graduate students participating in entrepreneurial and commercialization training through REACH for Commercialization
36th best entrepreneurship program ranking by US News and World Report 2021
30 courses offered in entrepreneurship across three colleges


$1M provided annually to validate Ohio State technologies through the Accelerator Awards program
$870M in follow-on funding raised by Ohio State startups in the last five fiscal years
100+ students provided with entrepreneurial internships through the Keenan Center, affiliated startups and the Wheeler and Wolstein scholarship program