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East Carolina University ranked 172nd in the United States and 515th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 137 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for East Carolina University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 23,798 publications and 714,117 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 74 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#515 of 14,160In the World
#196 of 2,624In North America
#172 of 2,523In the United States
#5 of 66In North Carolina
#128 of 1,043For Bioethics/Medical Ethics
#136 of 1,006For Sports / Exercise science
#171 of 1,069For Social Work
#657 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#503 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 134 other topics

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Medicine

East Carolina University ranked 121st for Medicine in the United States and 359th in the World with 10,577 publications made and 327,548 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Public Health, Physical Therapy.

RankRanking
#121 of 1,086In the United States
#136 of 1,156In North America
#359 of 4,839In the World

East Carolina University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199012198
1991123208
1992153159
1993149205
1994182241
1995165366
1996175254
1997175333
1998176488
1999176284
2000199587
2001231422
2002178438
2003212730
20042451274
2005228704
2006255943
20073241339
20083141143
20093822053
20103191096
20113931508
20124311268
20134541528
20145732037
20154831499
20165461653
20175581775
20185371474
20195981327
20207011738

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

East Carolina University ranked 149th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 359th in the World with 4,954 publications made and 121,266 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, Communications and Public Relations.

RankRanking
#149 of 1,311In the United States
#170 of 1,393In North America
#359 of 5,152In the World

East Carolina University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903437
19914343
19925441
19935754
19946588
19957364
199666151
199764133
199896361
199983163
200086185
200192149
200299225
200382200
200490266
2005112332
2006107300
2007158574
2008185528
2009209587
2010205539
2011188585
2012219483
2013236572
2014260603
2015235888
2016268725
2017223512
2018269520
2019311580
2020289393

Biology

East Carolina University ranked 157th for Biology in the United States and 569th in the World with 4,746 publications made and 185,493 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Biochemistry, Immunology, Molecular Biology, Genetics.

RankRanking
#157 of 904In the United States
#177 of 970In North America
#569 of 4,578In the World

East Carolina University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19906989
199173144
19927689
199380137
199490270
199595145
199686140
199768175
199876196
199991247
200085287
200194234
2002109388
2003111453
2004133480
2005127418
2006121441
2007146679
2008133601
2009159739
2010165655
2011171784
20122161049
2013208780
20142601125
20152121124
20162331100
2017223904
2018178742
2019212780
2020235710
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics6779128
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation96118313
Evolutionary Biology133150354
Oncology and Cancer research109121358
Molecular Biology140156438
Zoology137159442
Genetics153172454
Astrobiology173191457
Biochemistry140158470
Immunology133149472
Pharmacology127143479
Biophysics156174482
Paleontology146173517
Microbiology140157521
Neuroscience170193526
Biotechnology112132571
Bioinformatics and Computational biology174195626
Virology174194644
Toxicology155177657
Entomology177203689
Animal Science171198807
Agricultural Science130158816
Botany149180923
Nutrition and Food Science1491731143

Psychology

East Carolina University ranked 165th for Psychology in the United States and 356th in the World with 3,327 publications made and 103,014 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Education Majors, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#165 of 1,033In the United States
#188 of 1,099In North America
#356 of 3,753In the World

East Carolina University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902924
19913129
19924042
19933834
19944550
19955793
199665117
199755111
199859137
199957107
200058120
200167153
200250106
200364182
200459209
200567230
200687278
2007120483
2008127480
2009169711
2010129781
2011145647
2012150532
2013126479
2014181429
2015162378
2016208536
2017169475
2018134422
2019162255
2020144218
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work8593171
Education Majors88101190
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology125139227
Occupational Therapy98114250
Clinical Psychology149167284
Sexology160184296
Special Education148165314
Social Psychology166191315
Child Psychology174201340
Psychiatry151168356
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution150175414
Neuroscience170193526
Cognitive Science228259568

Business

East Carolina University ranked 149th for Business in the United States and 387th in the World with 2,155 publications made and 68,716 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Occupational Safety and Health, Management Information Systems, Hospitality and Hotel Management, Advertising.

RankRanking
#149 of 866In the United States
#173 of 932In North America
#387 of 4,080In the World

East Carolina University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990239
19911713
1992178
19932014
19941514
19953667
19963350
19973777
199841288
19992834
20003182
20013348
20023699
200333129
200440259
200552216
200644180
200774320
200892314
200994353
201092309
2011105384
2012108294
2013120330
2014135451
2015137608
2016135418
201796213
201895202
2019100263
2020115204

Environmental Science

East Carolina University ranked 148th for Environmental Science in the United States and 636th in the World with 1,772 publications made and 57,430 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Geology, Environmental Management, Oceanography.

RankRanking
#148 of 789In the United States
#177 of 857In North America
#636 of 4,129In the World

East Carolina University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199077
19911314
19922326
19931740
19941926
19952287
19961732
19971861
19981839
19992575
20002181
20012367
20022883
200338179
200434173
200536151
200651153
200753157
200877278
200969231
201062366
201175251
201288283
2013111385
2014116353
201588216
201696264
201799470
201884239
201989177
2020100258

Mathematics

East Carolina University ranked 162nd for Mathematics in the United States and 540th in the World with 965 publications made and 28,608 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#162 of 720In the United States
#188 of 781In North America
#540 of 3,475In the World

East Carolina University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901013
19911514
19921518
19931317
19941815
19952533
19961458
19972362
19982060
19991829
20001640
20012563
2002919
20032378
20042441
20052457
20062397
20072619
20083364
20094180
20103975
201150134
20125187
201342103
20143356
20154585
20163852
20174265
20184744
20194753
20203429
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers97106182
Actuarial Science119136272
Statistics171196532
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics170196559
Operations Research192224765

Economics

East Carolina University ranked 163rd for Economics in the United States and 493rd in the World with 829 publications made and 21,170 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#163 of 690In the United States
#188 of 753In North America
#493 of 3,117In the World

East Carolina University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990101
1991612
1992129
1993917
1994125
19951548
19961912
19971954
19982848
19991163
20001433
20011721
20021327
20031542
20042079
20052267
20061970
20072398
20083256
20093990
20103348
201139111
20124162
20132953
201444121
20153776
20163527
201749150
20183155
20193757
20204135

Art & Design

East Carolina University ranked 150th for Art & Design in the United States and 467th in the World with 641 publications made and 8,811 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Graphic Design, Art History, Literature.

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

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

East Carolina University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990310
199130
199220
199361
19941313
199585
199684
1997129
199885
199983
20001013
200173
20021213
20031116
20041614
20051246
2006125
20072351
20083474
20093352
20102985
20113253
20123026
20133726
20142740
20154578
20163376
20173318
20182823
20193233
20203528
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Music6980153
Graphic Design93104223
Singing and Vocal Performance96114238
Interior Design7281261
Multimedia109127319
Photography123140359
Entertainment Industry Business131154363
Fashion Design139161384
Creative Writing155179385
Game Design and Development117140402
Aesthetics156180420
Literature221249557
Art History267299629
Cinematography213242665
UX/UI Desgin175204695
Landscape Architecture135158729
Performing arts299339840

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Non-core subjects for East Carolina University