College of the Holy Cross: Rankings

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The College of the Holy Cross ranked 337th in the United States and 1273rd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 31 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the College of the Holy Cross is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 4,450 publications and 108,035 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 124 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1273 of 14,160In the World
#374 of 2,624In North America
#337 of 2,523In the United States
#22 of 89In Massachusetts
#4 of 7In Worcester
#225 of 1,003For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
#256 of 1,090For International Law
#328 of 1,013For Aesthetics
#492 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1189 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 28 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 287th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 835th in the World with 1,429 publications made and 19,614 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, History, Political Science, Theology / Divinity / Religious studies, Philosophy.

RankRanking
#287 of 1,311In the United States
#320 of 1,393In North America
#835 of 5,152In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990286
1991178
19921841
19932243
1994215
19951310
1996184
1997208
199820110
1999174
20002411
20011421
20022282
20032423
20043141
20053274
20063330
20075876
20083824
20094951
20104554
20116434
20126166
20135280
20146645
201576154
20167541
20177659
20186539
20195021
20207098
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies116128225
International Law99114256
Aesthetics123144328
Philosophy132154329
International Relations and Diplomacy132151346
Anthropology180204391
History182208413
Media Studies171200425
Genealogy171197432
Political Economy170194457
Art History201230461
Gender Studies218247495
Law220246521
Classics and Ancient History234264555
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution200231570
Sociology238274638
Criminology and Criminal Justice352387662
Political Science239269696
Publishing295332927
Demography3884331582

Medicine

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 323rd for Medicine in the United States and 1330th in the World with 1,135 publications made and 32,811 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Health Science, Oncology and Cancer research, Physical Therapy, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#323 of 1,086In the United States
#360 of 1,156In North America
#1330 of 4,839In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901054
199163
199265
19931137
199498
19951124
1996519
199743
19985133
19991037
2000919
2001731
2002720
20032864
20041147
2005957
20061255
200724151
200825155
200938141
20102275
20113264
20124472
201354272
201440286
201585229
201669205
2017102347
20187796
201986173
2020103266
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Orthodontics163181668
Bioethics/Medical Ethics248277671
Neurosurgery148164701
Psychiatry281316816
Clinical Psychology326364822
Surgery198217860
Radiology and Nuclear medicine207230915
Anesthesiology2382621037
Cardiology2382611063
Physical Therapy3103481102
Pharmacology2322581179
Healthcare Management (MHA)3654051282
Health Science4885291483
Oncology and Cancer research3123441544

Biology

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 393rd for Biology in the United States and 2108th in the World with 503 publications made and 12,886 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Paleontology, Bioethics/Medical Ethics.

RankRanking
#393 of 904In the United States
#441 of 970In North America
#2108 of 4,578In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199039
199110
199221
1993724
199479
19951022
199638
199724
199847
199944
200011
200111
2002710
2003610
2004511
20051122
2006917
20071259
20081078
20091776
20101652
201120105
20122361
20133874
201423199
20153167
201625105
20173363
20182432
20192775
202055165
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Paleontology184215647
Bioethics/Medical Ethics248277671
Pharmacology2322581179
Oncology and Cancer research3123441544
Biochemistry3223631705

Psychology

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 360th for Psychology in the United States and 954th in the World with 469 publications made and 33,279 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Science, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#360 of 1,033In the United States
#401 of 1,099In North America
#954 of 3,753In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990974
1991813
1992717
1993345
199436
199549
1996317
1997317
19984136
1999332
2000213
200148
200227
2003798
2004734
2005577
20061060
200719200
2008891
200918131
20101355
20111689
201231126
201326165
20142462
201532146
20163164
20173166
20181733
20192621
20202640
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution200231570
Child Psychology283321652
Social Psychology334375781
Cognitive Science297336791
Psychiatry281316816
Clinical Psychology326364822

Physics

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 354th for Physics in the United States and 2144th in the World with 364 publications made and 16,033 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Quantum and Particle physics, Nuclear Physics.

RankRanking
#354 of 746In the United States
#400 of 807In North America
#2144 of 4,160In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011
199110
199239
1993641
1994414
199530
1996913
199752
199886
1999723
2000417
2001916
20021717
2003146
20041930
200520130
20061218
20071826
2008840
2009867
20102196
201112268
20121361
201315173
2014858
20151353
201613145
201769
2018914
20191382
20201834
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy142158455
Nuclear Physics223252942
Quantum and Particle physics2502871324
Materials Science4525043148

Chemistry

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 402nd for Chemistry in the United States and 2613th in the World with 341 publications made and 6,077 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry.

RankRanking
#402 of 744In the United States
#451 of 805In North America
#2613 of 4,409In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199121
199230
199343
199451
199520
1996510
199748
199823
1999712
200010
200131
2002818
2003118
200459
2005914
200667
2007127
200865
20091126
20101640
20111395
2012824
20132262
20141231
20151740
20161772
20171628
20181115
20191826
20203437
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Biochemistry3223631705
Materials Science4525043148

Art & Design

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 207th for Art & Design in the United States and 700th in the World with 289 publications made and 4,819 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Literature, Art History, Aesthetics, Performing arts.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

RankRanking
#207 of 731In the United States
#238 of 796In North America
#700 of 2,801In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199060
199163
1992322
1993416
199440
199500
199664
199766
199846
199900
200040
200135
2002573
200332
200471
200553
2006415
2007811
20081212
20091337
2010128
2011188
20121830
2013124
20141811
2015132
2016238
2017142
201884
2019133
202084
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Literature106123262
Creative Writing120142312
Aesthetics123144328
Performing arts147173394
Art History201230461
Cinematography295329991

Economics

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 273rd for Economics in the United States and 990th in the World with 282 publications made and 5,768 citations received. Main research topics: Political Economy, Development Studies, International Relations and Diplomacy.

RankRanking
#273 of 690In the United States
#309 of 753In North America
#990 of 3,117In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199091
199122
199246
199300
199454
19951210
199622
199734
199845
1999413
200055
2001445
200264
200320
2004514
20051041
200664
2007916
20081518
20091325
20101211
201168
201242
20131016
20141727
2015101
20161929
2017104
201816153
2019133
20201715
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
International Relations and Diplomacy132151346
Political Economy170194457
Development Studies236271827

Business

The College of the Holy Cross ranked 370th for Business in the United States and 1317th in the World with 270 publications made and 12,210 citations received. Main research topics: Hospitality and Hotel Management, Real Estate.

RankRanking
#370 of 866In the United States
#412 of 932In North America
#1317 of 4,080In the World

College of the Holy Cross
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199274
199320
199461
199543
199610
199734
1998499
1999413
200020
2001848
2002379
200313
2004814
2005814
20061014
20071050
20081326
20091430
201096
201194
201282
201312141
20141425
20151532
2016133
20172219
20181312
2019106
2020137
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Hospitality and Hotel Management86108460
Real Estate184207507

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the College of the Holy Cross

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Geology3013471314
Geography and Cartography3363851574
Environmental Science3764291864
Mathematics4514981988
Computer Science4675162116
Engineering5255793244