CUNY City College: Rankings

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CUNY City College ranked 660th in the United States and 2452nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 40 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for CUNY City College is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 9,864 publications and 284,504 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 296 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#2452 of 14,160In the World
#720 of 2,624In North America
#660 of 2,523In the United States
#64 of 221In New York State
#22 of 92In New York City
#204 of 1,030For Transportation Engineering
#334 of 1,002For Remote Sensing
#361 of 1,004For Biomedical Engineering
#132 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#6841 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 37 other topics

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Engineering

CUNY City College ranked 169th for Engineering in the United States and 783rd in the World with 2,896 publications made and 82,038 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Remote Sensing, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#169 of 781In the United States
#198 of 846In North America
#783 of 4,716In the World

CUNY City College
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903022
19914841
19924028
1993237
19943775
19953131
19963639
19973076
19982226
19992336
200030256
200124160
20021434
20033679
20043298
200570248
200662204
200763126
200875229
2009118416
2010116480
2011103180
2012141419
2013168930
2014175387
2015182627
2016162540
2017161851
2018165697
2019130498
2020159410

Physics

CUNY City College ranked 155th for Physics in the United States and 685th in the World with 2,479 publications made and 83,874 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Atomic and Molecular physics, Condensed Matter Physics, Biophysics.

RankRanking
#155 of 746In the United States
#178 of 807In North America
#685 of 4,160In the World

CUNY City College
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902940
19915039
19923122
19931311
19942367
19953142
19964642
19973635
19982640
19992330
200026240
200134138
20021221
20033035
200436108
200562240
200643160
200751119
200862253
200976381
2010107499
201175185
2012102220
2013133900
2014138323
2015129505
2016132472
2017141886
2018126582
2019113375
2020137360
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Optical Engineering116134423
Atomic and Molecular physics123144452
Quantum and Particle physics110125476
Theoretical Physics101118483
Biophysics163181504
Condensed Matter Physics135152641
Nanotechnology154174699
Nuclear Physics172195727
Materials Science150173765
Astrobiology305338842
Applied/Engineering Physics188212863
Medical Physics232257978

Chemistry

CUNY City College ranked 194th for Chemistry in the United States and 959th in the World with 1,954 publications made and 72,005 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Inorganic Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry.

RankRanking
#194 of 744In the United States
#221 of 805In North America
#959 of 4,409In the World

CUNY City College
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990614
19912422
1992105
199372
19941062
19951116
19961523
19972333
19981430
19991842
200018255
200123193
20021481
20031936
20042782
200551258
200655197
200748152
200860262
200978509
201084445
201169188
2012104315
2013118789
2014119368
2015110464
2016110469
2017124877
2018111515
2019102432
2020132391
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Inorganic Chemistry119137608
Nanotechnology154174699
Polymer science and Plastics engineering174199763
Materials Science150173765
Chemical Engineering1531831015
Organic Chemistry2252601312
Biochemistry2893251417

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

CUNY City College ranked 351st for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1052nd in the World with 1,245 publications made and 27,059 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, History.

RankRanking
#351 of 1,311In the United States
#391 of 1,393In North America
#1052 of 5,152In the World

CUNY City College
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199071
1991127
199281
199361
199461
19951318
199645
199754
199885
19991313
200092
2001107
200223
200352
2004923
20051216
20061931
20071518
20083560
20093772
201045632
20114332
201244206
201356204
201476360
201573238
201668234
201778130
201874342
201961245
202076128

Computer Science

CUNY City College ranked 239th for Computer Science in the United States and 970th in the World with 1,111 publications made and 33,766 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Cognitive Science.

RankRanking
#239 of 897In the United States
#274 of 967In North America
#970 of 4,494In the World

CUNY City College
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199062
199130
19921416
199385
19941311
19951018
1996516
1997851
1998637
1999137
20001127
20011321
2002433
20031019
20041750
20052092
200632120
20072545
20083389
20093391
201062107
201145172
201260326
201384351
201466335
201566460
201669337
201781407
201867290
201960270
202066476
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Computer Graphics111129365
Computer Vision123148501
Neuroscience188213587
Computer Networking155184649
Artificial Intelligence (AI)175207811
Blockchain and Cryptography170200836
Cognitive Science312351839
Machine Learning2082401085

Biology

CUNY City College ranked 270th for Biology in the United States and 1346th in the World with 1,082 publications made and 39,390 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Biophysics, Nanotechnology, Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research.

RankRanking
#270 of 904In the United States
#304 of 970In North America
#1346 of 4,578In the World

CUNY City College
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199054
1991511
199235
199352
199432
199544
199643
199730
1998519
199924
2000510
20011262
2002939
2003611
20041574
20051440
200616129
20072275
200824120
200939205
201042261
201138201
201255203
201371495
201468365
201584335
201687767
201782481
201854320
201962190
202085303
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Biophysics163181504
Neuroscience188213587
Evolutionary Biology216244670
Nanotechnology154174699
Astrobiology305338842
Oncology and Cancer research2412661056
Molecular Biology2773101362
Biochemistry2893251417
Genetics3003361457

Medicine

CUNY City College ranked 310th for Medicine in the United States and 1292nd in the World with 1,050 publications made and 37,420 citations received. Main research topics: Biomedical Engineering, Anatomy and Physiology, Clinical Psychology, Health Science, Oncology and Cancer research.

RankRanking
#310 of 1,086In the United States
#347 of 1,156In North America
#1292 of 4,839In the World

CUNY City College
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199045
1991932
199247
199366
199473
1995724
199657
1997811
19981357
1999572
2000326
2001615
2002938
20031130
20041263
200511145
200615141
20071832
20081312
20092784
201027281
201130157
201241151
201351316
201480335
201585355
201682461
201786391
201866226
201974236
202094302
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Biomedical Engineering121136361
Optometry148167564
Anatomy and Physiology197221707
Cosmetology168187736
Psychiatry274308782
Audiology254286798
Sports Medicine242278850
Pathology205225927
Clinical Psychology357396933
Medical Physics232257978
Oncology and Cancer research2412661056
Physical Therapy3383771213
Health Science4835241471
Public Health3694111538

Environmental Science

CUNY City College ranked 222nd for Environmental Science in the United States and 1005th in the World with 1,025 publications made and 39,218 citations received. Main research topics: Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Geology, Environmental Management, Geography and Cartography, Ecology.

RankRanking
#222 of 789In the United States
#262 of 857In North America
#1005 of 4,129In the World

CUNY City College
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199033
199186
199245
199364
199456
199542
1996414
199700
1998311
199946
200036
2001417
2002310
2003839
20041032
200586
2006829
20071645
200834144
200942145
201041745
201147219
201258246
201379411
201465736
201582307
201666472
201767266
201873276
201955298
202057140
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science107124328
Geotechnical Engineering130160606
Oceanography178210639
Geography and Cartography204238862
Hydrology and Water resources management194227901
Geology223264936
Environmental Management195233951
Ecology2813271062

Psychology

CUNY City College ranked 358th for Psychology in the United States and 941st in the World with 789 publications made and 26,017 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Cognitive Science.

RankRanking
#358 of 1,033In the United States
#399 of 1,099In North America
#941 of 3,753In the World

CUNY City College
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990612
199153
199238
199354
199455
199588
199618
199758
199855
1999728
2000226
200120
2002318
200331
2004718
2005639
20061469
2007826
20082325
200927100
201028170
201130117
201232157
201343183
201451234
201549190
201643422
201760342
201844157
201951162
202055247
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Neuroscience188213587
Special Education300330730
Education Majors310347741
Psychiatry274308782
Cognitive Science312351839
Clinical Psychology357396933
Child Psychology402448937
Social Psychology4875371158

Mathematics

CUNY City College ranked 278th for Mathematics in the United States and 1106th in the World with 370 publications made and 10,255 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Blockchain and Cryptography, Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

RankRanking
#278 of 720In the United States
#314 of 781In North America
#1106 of 3,475In the World

CUNY City College
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199256
199347
199442
199544
1996411
199725
199841
199935
200085
2001819
200230
2003634
2004727
2005517
2006823
200769
20081567
20091624
20101474
20111923
20121448
20131858
20141678
20152034
20161314
201719211
20181641
20191635
20201016
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Blockchain and Cryptography170200836
Math Teachers334365860
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics260295989
Statistics2863281145

Art & Design

CUNY City College ranked 267th for Art & Design in the United States and 882nd in the World with 255 publications made and 4,269 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Computer Graphics, Fashion Design, Performing arts, Singing and Vocal Performance.

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

RankRanking
#267 of 731In the United States
#301 of 796In North America
#882 of 2,801In the World

CUNY City College
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199113
199200
199311
199432
199540
1996212
199737
1998125
199940
200071
200160
200210
200337
2004518
200557
2006911
200751
20081012
200962
20101920
2011117
2012133
20131114
20141112
20151221
20161329
20171414
20181443
201972
2020104
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Computer Graphics111129365
Art History241272556
Fashion Design255287668
Performing arts267304741
Singing and Vocal Performance263299872
Landscape Architecture159184967
Interior Design1962191088

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for CUNY City College

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Economics3313721218
Business4124561461