Davidson College: Rankings

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Davidson College ranked 414th in the United States and 1591st in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 10 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Davidson College is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 1,837 publications and 31,321 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 87 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1591 of 14,160In the World
#459 of 2,624In North America
#414 of 2,523In the United States
#13 of 66In North Carolina
#291 of 1,003For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
#337 of 1,004For Classics and Ancient History
#445 of 1,127For Philosophy
#819 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#730 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 7 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Davidson College ranked 422nd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1286th in the World with 758 publications made and 9,867 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, History, Political Science, Demography, Theology / Divinity / Religious studies.

RankRanking
#422 of 1,311In the United States
#467 of 1,393In North America
#1286 of 5,152In the World

Davidson College
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199073
199126
1992112
1993153
199471
199583
1996147
199799
1998920
19991719
2000122
20011111
20022211
20031222
20041212
2005138
20061721
20072373
20082152
20092631
20103133
20113261
20123656
201326152
20144473
20154256
20163529
20173830
20182232
20192735
202044125
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies150165291
Classics and Ancient History144162337
Philosophy168193445
History220249488
Political Economy199228538
Gender Studies265302612
Anthropology306340698
Aesthetics250284719
Law325358817
Art History361400834
Media Studies356400844
Political Science3403791010
Sociology3974441067
Demography5435932230

Psychology

Davidson College ranked 532nd for Psychology in the United States and 1449th in the World with 254 publications made and 10,630 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology.

RankRanking
#532 of 1,033In the United States
#583 of 1,099In North America
#1449 of 3,753In the World

Davidson College
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199141
199212
199310
199430
199531
199611
1997625
199800
199949
2000443
2001211
2002624
2003718
2004323
2005862
2006519
200710140
2008632
2009511
201057
2011881
20121569
2013647
20141733
201523108
20161626
20172131
20181289
2019810
20201527
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Child Psychology4284761009
Social Psychology4725211116

Medicine

Davidson College ranked 629th for Medicine in the United States and 2557th in the World with 213 publications made and 4,597 citations received. Main research topic: Bioethics/Medical Ethics.

RankRanking
#629 of 1,086In the United States
#685 of 1,156In North America
#2557 of 4,839In the World

Davidson College
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199141
199210
199322
199411
199510
199620
199726
199848
199910
200000
200123
200211
20031028
200443
2005433
2006611
2007438
2008918
2009919
201069
2011934
20121342
2013710
20141842
20151515
20161116
20171723
2018949
201998
20201536
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics207230528

Biology

Davidson College ranked 543rd for Biology in the United States and 2810th in the World with 203 publications made and 4,800 citations received. Main research topic: Bioethics/Medical Ethics.

RankRanking
#543 of 904In the United States
#595 of 970In North America
#2810 of 4,578In the World

Davidson College
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011
199141
199210
199300
199400
199521
199631
199720
199828
199944
200000
2001510
2002714
2003724
2004543
200549
200675
2007826
200879
20091233
2010718
2011915
2012713
2013637
201498
20151769
20161017
2017824
20181454
201995
20201432
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics207230528

Environmental Science

Davidson College ranked 480th for Environmental Science in the United States and 2337th in the World with 180 publications made and 4,842 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography.

RankRanking
#480 of 789In the United States
#537 of 857In North America
#2337 of 4,129In the World

Davidson College
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199400
199500
199600
199700
199812
199923
2000213
2001514
200243
2003312
2004312
200522
20061052
20071020
200848
200935
2010620
20111132
20121052
201312109
20141111
20151231
20161423
20171418
2018510
20191515
20201273
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Ecology3373841220
Geography and Cartography3584091681

Computer Science

Davidson College ranked 563rd for Computer Science in the United States and 2651st in the World with 149 publications made and 2,282 citations received. Main research topic: Animation.

RankRanking
#563 of 897In the United States
#621 of 967In North America
#2651 of 4,494In the World

Davidson College
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199011
199141
199200
199300
199410
199531
199611
1997216
199800
199965
200020
200122
2002510
200387
200433
200530
200643
200752
200842
200938
201041
201122
2012815
2013634
201440
20151323
201646
201773
2018990
201966
20201529
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Animation181209753

Art & Design

Davidson College ranked 422nd for Art & Design in the United States and 1362nd in the World with 143 publications made and 932 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Aesthetics, Animation, Sculpture, Painting and Drawing.

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

RankRanking
#422 of 731In the United States
#467 of 796In North America
#1362 of 2,801In the World

Davidson College
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199221
199310
199410
199500
199600
199731
199810
199951
200020
200120
200232
200361
200434
200510
200632
200763
200832
200972
201072
2011617
201268
201381
201482
2015108
201665
201782
2018747
201942
20201014
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Sculpture173199644
Painting and Drawing173199644
Aesthetics250284719
Animation181209753
Art History361400834

Economics

Davidson College ranked 391st for Economics in the United States and 1441st in the World with 119 publications made and 3,132 citations received. Main research topic: Political Economy.

RankRanking
#391 of 690In the United States
#434 of 753In North America
#1441 of 3,117In the World

Davidson College
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199110
199200
199300
199400
199520
199611
199700
199800
199911
200031
200130
200220
200311
200421
200520
200620
2007554
2008531
2009527
2010931
2011469
201233
201374
201461
2015854
201643
201798
201849
2019410
202074
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Political Economy199228538

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Davidson College

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Mathematics4815302137
Business6447032515
Physics5906433317
Chemistry6356923676
Engineering6737354010