Idaho State University: Rankings

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Idaho State University ranked 304th in the United States and 1086th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 31 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Idaho State University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 6,797 publications and 162,988 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 35 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#1086 of 14,160 In the World
#338 of 2,624 In North America
#304 of 2,523 In the United States
#3 of 10 In Idaho
#423 of 1,951 For Ecology
#494 of 1,018 For Paleontology
#505 of 1,011 For Sexology
#1355 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#869 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 28 other topics

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Medicine

Idaho State University ranked 285th for Medicine in the United States and 1181st in the World with 1,625 publications made and 31,607 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Clinical Psychology, Healthcare Management (MHA), Psychiatry, Nursing.

Rank Ranking
#285 of 1,086 In the United States
#319 of 1,156 In North America
#1181 of 4,839 In the World

Idaho State University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 15 15
1991 17 8
1992 17 21
1993 12 9
1994 11 4
1995 17 19
1996 19 6
1997 21 13
1998 28 83
1999 30 17
2000 31 56
2001 31 37
2002 36 49
2003 34 35
2004 41 101
2005 33 62
2006 61 119
2007 51 118
2008 39 55
2009 55 132
2010 54 155
2011 58 107
2012 80 271
2013 86 169
2014 78 183
2015 82 189
2016 93 160
2017 75 93
2018 72 75
2019 80 87
2020 101 48
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 250 280 532
Clinical Psychology 248 278 560
Nursing 237 265 635
Psychiatry 246 275 664
Audiology 227 257 696
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 225 248 730
Health Science 262 285 775
Medical Physics 207 231 780
Healthcare Management (MHA) 258 291 785
Occupational Therapy 236 268 815
Family medicine 270 297 872
Sonography and Ultrasound 192 218 916
Public Health 276 309 946
Gerontology 312 349 963
Pharmacology 209 231 976
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 217 241 1034
Pharmacy 221 249 1066
Physical Therapy 303 340 1077
Anatomy and Physiology 273 304 1110
Surgery 260 283 1127
Oncology and Cancer research 270 297 1254

Environmental Science

Idaho State University ranked 185th for Environmental Science in the United States and 797th in the World with 1,290 publications made and 50,483 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geology, Geography and Cartography, Hydrology and Water resources management, Environmental Management.

Rank Ranking
#185 of 789 In the United States
#221 of 857 In North America
#797 of 4,129 In the World

Idaho State University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 6 3
1991 9 21
1992 7 11
1993 9 26
1994 5 20
1995 8 50
1996 7 11
1997 17 59
1998 18 29
1999 9 16
2000 16 86
2001 17 82
2002 20 54
2003 24 105
2004 39 156
2005 33 148
2006 47 155
2007 41 138
2008 52 156
2009 63 160
2010 69 351
2011 65 258
2012 49 112
2013 70 271
2014 87 395
2015 73 150
2016 57 114
2017 59 239
2018 44 116
2019 83 204
2020 66 83
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Ecology 129 158 423
Paleontology 143 170 494
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 138 168 506
Earth science and Geophysics 149 178 534
Hydrology and Water resources management 138 167 578
Petrology and Geochemistry 161 194 654
Oceanography 194 227 690
Geology 167 203 693
Geography and Cartography 190 224 807
Environmental Chemistry 192 227 976
Agricultural Science 175 206 1053
Environmental Management 210 250 1061
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 238 278 1123

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Idaho State University ranked 330th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 979th in the World with 1,277 publications made and 25,121 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Education Majors, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations.

Rank Ranking
#330 of 1,311 In the United States
#370 of 1,393 In North America
#979 of 5,152 In the World

Idaho State University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 9 6
1991 8 2
1992 14 10
1993 7 7
1994 9 4
1995 10 6
1996 8 1
1997 15 4
1998 12 3
1999 17 7
2000 24 77
2001 27 20
2002 26 25
2003 25 77
2004 37 78
2005 33 82
2006 40 57
2007 42 77
2008 41 98
2009 41 92
2010 62 235
2011 40 142
2012 51 109
2013 55 106
2014 58 183
2015 81 112
2016 70 77
2017 60 53
2018 63 76
2019 79 78
2020 76 56
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 250 280 532
Military science 280 313 568
Education Majors 248 278 580
Archaeology 223 254 638
Occupational Safety and Health 255 286 665
Media Studies 286 325 676
Classics and Ancient History 297 327 694
Criminology and Criminal Justice 378 417 721
Early Childhood Education 352 380 731
History 337 371 753
Communications and Public Relations 296 331 779
International Law 253 288 780
Anthropology 357 394 807
Law 339 372 841
Sociology 322 363 855
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 426 464 871
Gender Studies 376 416 872
Special Education 340 378 887
Genealogy 332 373 922
Political Science 328 366 965
Demography 270 304 1024

Biology

Idaho State University ranked 272nd for Biology in the United States and 1358th in the World with 1,076 publications made and 32,457 citations received. Main research topics: Zoology, Pharmacology, Paleontology, Biochemistry, Oncology and Cancer research.

Rank Ranking
#272 of 904 In the United States
#306 of 970 In North America
#1358 of 4,578 In the World

Idaho State University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 7 10
1991 7 3
1992 12 14
1993 12 12
1994 14 22
1995 11 12
1996 8 8
1997 22 26
1998 18 98
1999 13 13
2000 18 34
2001 16 33
2002 24 42
2003 19 39
2004 36 163
2005 25 110
2006 40 97
2007 43 138
2008 32 96
2009 59 87
2010 49 132
2011 46 136
2012 55 153
2013 65 251
2014 63 188
2015 44 95
2016 48 92
2017 36 37
2018 37 70
2019 48 61
2020 41 24
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Paleontology 143 170 494
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 138 168 506
Zoology 153 183 536
Evolutionary Biology 192 218 563
Astrobiology 293 325 799
Entomology 205 235 842
Pharmacology 209 231 976
Agricultural Science 175 206 1053
Botany 197 234 1190
Oncology and Cancer research 270 297 1254
Microbiology 239 268 1295
Biochemistry 301 338 1511

Psychology

Idaho State University ranked 312th for Psychology in the United States and 809th in the World with 967 publications made and 24,935 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Psychiatry.

Rank Ranking
#312 of 1,033 In the United States
#347 of 1,099 In North America
#809 of 3,753 In the World

Idaho State University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 4 3
1991 7 22
1992 8 10
1993 3 1
1994 4 3
1995 4 8
1996 5 8
1997 10 4
1998 14 37
1999 15 20
2000 11 26
2001 19 14
2002 15 40
2003 15 40
2004 21 85
2005 31 87
2006 32 113
2007 32 67
2008 23 80
2009 36 103
2010 34 157
2011 22 88
2012 32 95
2013 55 156
2014 58 148
2015 78 146
2016 64 109
2017 61 93
2018 49 66
2019 54 38
2020 47 35
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Sexology 247 278 505
Social Work 250 280 532
Clinical Psychology 248 278 560
Education Majors 248 278 580
Psychiatry 246 275 664
Child Psychology 305 343 703
Social Psychology 320 360 741
Cognitive Science 296 335 790
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 317 353 813
Occupational Therapy 236 268 815
Special Education 340 378 887

Engineering

Idaho State University ranked 295th for Engineering in the United States and 1874th in the World with 749 publications made and 14,139 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Automation and Control engineering, Remote Sensing, Nuclear Engineering, Applied/Engineering Physics.

Rank Ranking
#295 of 781 In the United States
#335 of 846 In North America
#1874 of 4,716 In the World

Idaho State University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 9 5
1991 3 1
1992 5 10
1993 10 5
1994 11 3
1995 6 3
1996 11 8
1997 11 6
1998 15 16
1999 21 10
2000 12 7
2001 16 17
2002 17 64
2003 16 6
2004 22 16
2005 35 57
2006 26 44
2007 32 40
2008 28 42
2009 26 31
2010 32 65
2011 47 61
2012 32 51
2013 29 71
2014 48 85
2015 30 16
2016 28 383
2017 34 47
2018 33 32
2019 30 71
2020 42 151
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Remote Sensing 142 167 474
Nuclear Engineering 138 165 710
Landscape Architecture 141 165 798
Firefighting and Fire Science 191 224 928
Automation and Control engineering 173 207 960
Applied/Engineering Physics 204 230 975
Materials Science 343 387 2402

Computer Science

Idaho State University ranked 333rd for Computer Science in the United States and 1432nd in the World with 630 publications made and 15,088 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Cognitive Science, Multimedia, Information Technology.

Rank Ranking
#333 of 897 In the United States
#373 of 967 In North America
#1432 of 4,494 In the World

Idaho State University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 5 1
1991 8 0
1992 3 1
1993 6 1
1994 5 2
1995 6 5
1996 7 10
1997 3 1
1998 5 10
1999 9 12
2000 8 9
2001 9 5
2002 12 18
2003 13 23
2004 18 23
2005 23 32
2006 18 8
2007 14 103
2008 18 12
2009 34 56
2010 27 150
2011 33 78
2012 50 236
2013 36 197
2014 36 103
2015 32 74
2016 30 75
2017 36 63
2018 32 48
2019 24 18
2020 37 47
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Information Technology 225 254 733
Cognitive Science 296 335 790
Multimedia 253 283 912
Management Information Systems 260 293 940
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 287 322 1541

Physics

Idaho State University ranked 347th for Physics in the United States and 2111th in the World with 625 publications made and 14,763 citations received. Main research topics: Nuclear Physics, Materials Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Medical Physics.

Rank Ranking
#347 of 746 In the United States
#393 of 807 In North America
#2111 of 4,160 In the World

Idaho State University
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 5 0
1991 1 1
1992 2 1
1993 2 0
1994 6 1
1995 7 1
1996 7 0
1997 11 7
1998 13 17
1999 11 2
2000 9 6
2001 12 1
2002 9 10
2003 7 4
2004 17 26
2005 24 26
2006 32 123
2007 44 92
2008 28 84
2009 32 119
2010 18 78
2011 24 22
2012 27 58
2013 31 99
2014 51 180
2015 22 73
2016 25 97
2017 35 66
2018 21 21
2019 23 134
2020 30 132
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Nuclear Physics 133 150 484
Medical Physics 207 231 780
Astrobiology 293 325 799
Applied/Engineering Physics 204 230 975
Atomic and Molecular physics 241 274 1141
Quantum and Particle physics 258 295 1348
Materials Science 343 387 2402

Chemistry

Idaho State University ranked 316th for Chemistry in the United States and 2076th in the World with 592 publications made and 13,820 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Pharmacy, Petrology and Geochemistry, Environmental Chemistry.

Rank Ranking
#316 of 744 In the United States
#362 of 805 In North America
#2076 of 4,409 In the World

Idaho State University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 3 3
1991 5 5
1992 6 6
1993 11 24
1994 9 3
1995 6 4
1996 14 9
1997 17 16
1998 21 44
1999 14 14
2000 17 13
2001 18 18
2002 14 27
2003 10 3
2004 18 48
2005 19 18
2006 24 27
2007 17 39
2008 22 72
2009 18 60
2010 20 49
2011 21 50
2012 22 28
2013 26 63
2014 34 116
2015 12 30
2016 22 69
2017 29 37
2018 26 29
2019 16 29
2020 34 105
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Petrology and Geochemistry 161 194 654
Environmental Chemistry 192 227 976
Pharmacy 221 249 1066
Biochemistry 301 338 1511
Materials Science 343 387 2402

Business

Idaho State University ranked 348th for Business in the United States and 1224th in the World with 421 publications made and 10,937 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Marketing, Occupational Safety and Health.

Rank Ranking
#348 of 866 In the United States
#387 of 932 In North America
#1224 of 4,080 In the World

Idaho State University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 5 0
1991 2 0
1992 3 2
1993 3 0
1994 3 1
1995 8 45
1996 7 3
1997 7 3
1998 5 2
1999 6 1
2000 9 6
2001 8 19
2002 13 38
2003 9 7
2004 12 32
2005 18 16
2006 11 24
2007 19 112
2008 16 50
2009 19 43
2010 21 112
2011 23 15
2012 24 50
2013 11 20
2014 13 12
2015 31 92
2016 30 30
2017 23 43
2018 15 20
2019 12 13
2020 14 13
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Occupational Safety and Health 255 286 665
Management Information Systems 260 293 940
Marketing 353 391 1276

Mathematics

Idaho State University ranked 274th for Mathematics in the United States and 1087th in the World with 344 publications made and 6,005 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Statistics, Applied Mathematics.

Rank Ranking
#274 of 720 In the United States
#310 of 781 In North America
#1087 of 3,475 In the World

Idaho State University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 3 1
1991 2 2
1992 4 0
1993 2 8
1994 5 2
1995 0 0
1996 3 1
1997 4 15
1998 6 2
1999 10 7
2000 2 1
2001 14 15
2002 10 11
2003 5 1
2004 11 9
2005 17 8
2006 15 40
2007 13 3
2008 15 18
2009 10 28
2010 14 12
2011 15 24
2012 20 5
2013 13 20
2014 25 157
2015 19 18
2016 10 11
2017 15 30
2018 10 9
2019 6 3
2020 13 10
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Math Teachers 269 294 667
Statistics 217 246 726
Applied Mathematics 215 251 1226

Art & Design

Idaho State University ranked 282nd for Art & Design in the United States and 932nd in the World with 245 publications made and 4,127 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Graphic Design, Landscape Architecture, Photography.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

Rank Ranking
#282 of 731 In the United States
#316 of 796 In North America
#932 of 2,801 In the World

Idaho State University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 1 0
1991 2 1
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 6 1
1995 1 1
1996 3 4
1997 2 0
1998 4 1
1999 5 1
2000 4 3
2001 7 0
2002 6 8
2003 4 0
2004 6 2
2005 6 11
2006 5 1
2007 9 26
2008 8 16
2009 12 2
2010 16 82
2011 12 64
2012 15 4
2013 13 19
2014 10 52
2015 10 3
2016 7 5
2017 16 26
2018 7 45
2019 17 20
2020 16 4
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Creative Writing 190 217 503
Graphic Design 176 200 545
Landscape Architecture 141 165 798
Multimedia 253 283 912
Photography 319 362 1278

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Idaho State University

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Economics 370 411 1361