Medical University of South Carolina: Rankings

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The Medical University of South Carolina ranked 169th in the United States and 510th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 19 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the Medical University of South Carolina is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 47,231 publications and 2,034,621 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 6 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#510 of 14,160 In the World
#192 of 2,624 In North America
#169 of 2,523 In the United States
#3 of 37 In South Carolina
#1 of 5 In Charleston
#35 of 1,233 For Psychiatry
#46 of 1,000 For Ophthalmology
#58 of 1,367 For Clinical Psychology
#4341 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#752 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 16 other topics

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Medicine

The Medical University of South Carolina ranked 53rd for Medicine in the United States and 94th in the World with 33,565 publications made and 1,428,180 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Oncology and Cancer research, Health Science, Immunology, Psychiatry.

Rank Ranking
#53 of 1,086 In the United States
#60 of 1,156 In North America
#94 of 4,839 In the World

Medical University of South Carolina
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 282 350
1991 326 629
1992 274 401
1993 322 604
1994 404 678
1995 399 868
1996 442 808
1997 461 1025
1998 498 1353
1999 529 1577
2000 583 2224
2001 549 2019
2002 590 2354
2003 723 2693
2004 737 3298
2005 834 3572
2006 887 3990
2007 915 4380
2008 1025 4946
2009 1020 4786
2010 1236 6678
2011 1177 6809
2012 1380 7090
2013 1503 6959
2014 1644 7429
2015 1861 8227
2016 1905 9209
2017 1972 7457
2018 1680 6405
2019 1839 5093
2020 2121 4282
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Psychiatry 24 26 35
Ophthalmology 29 29 46
Clinical Psychology 41 45 58
Cardiology 40 42 59
Critical Care Nursing 44 50 59
Dermatology 44 46 65
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 42 44 69
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 50 57 72
Family medicine 45 53 76
Cosmetology 42 46 76
Surgery 47 52 77
Anesthesiology 52 61 79
Pharmacology 48 52 82
Medical Physics 56 65 86
Health Science 53 62 88
Plastic Surgery 56 61 93
Optometry 40 45 94
Epidemiology 51 58 107
Pathology 53 57 110
Pediatrics 50 61 110
Gerontology 65 74 110
Radiation Therapy 59 65 111
Oncology and Cancer research 56 59 113
Healthcare Management (MHA) 59 70 115
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 46 51 117
Audiology 61 71 117
Immunology 58 64 120
Occupational Therapy 61 75 125
Sonography and Ultrasound 59 67 127
Nursing 58 70 128
Anatomy and Physiology 68 78 134
Physical Therapy 60 73 135
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 59 69 142
Urology 63 72 144
Public Health 73 85 154
Sports Medicine 71 84 162
Neurosurgery 47 54 165
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 84 97 166
Respiratory Therapy 70 82 170
Biomedical Engineering 79 88 182
Dentistry 61 69 247
Orthodontics 92 106 313
Sports / Exercise science 121 140 318
Virology 126 142 394
Social Work 201 226 407
Toxicology 138 159 556
Pharmacy 139 158 595
Forensic Science 197 229 886

Biology

The Medical University of South Carolina ranked 93rd for Biology in the United States and 224th in the World with 13,622 publications made and 697,916 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Pharmacology.

Rank Ranking
#93 of 904 In the United States
#105 of 970 In North America
#224 of 4,578 In the World

Medical University of South Carolina
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 128 149
1991 120 157
1992 122 174
1993 131 195
1994 163 286
1995 162 408
1996 228 455
1997 203 541
1998 235 864
1999 261 849
2000 264 1465
2001 268 1222
2002 314 1519
2003 320 1647
2004 350 2112
2005 393 1677
2006 418 1815
2007 386 1669
2008 474 2735
2009 488 2758
2010 552 2520
2011 496 2995
2012 563 2916
2013 585 2912
2014 580 2612
2015 670 3791
2016 669 4180
2017 607 2878
2018 544 2583
2019 513 1761
2020 594 1071
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Pharmacology 48 52 82
Oncology and Cancer research 56 59 113
Neuroscience 63 72 115
Immunology 58 64 120
Molecular Biology 70 78 134
Biochemistry 77 88 166
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 84 97 166
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 102 114 260
Biophysics 115 129 292
Microbiology 113 126 325
Astrobiology 144 159 351
Virology 126 142 394
Genetics 135 152 397
Toxicology 138 159 556
Biotechnology 118 139 617
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 178 213 647
Evolutionary Biology 218 246 676
Zoology 194 228 699
Animal Science 179 209 868
Nanotechnology 187 212 909

Psychology

The Medical University of South Carolina ranked 93rd for Psychology in the United States and 170th in the World with 5,736 publications made and 352,742 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Neuroscience, Child Psychology, Occupational Therapy.

Rank Ranking
#93 of 1,033 In the United States
#106 of 1,099 In North America
#170 of 3,753 In the World

Medical University of South Carolina
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 31 35
1991 38 93
1992 49 97
1993 43 123
1994 68 195
1995 56 269
1996 90 246
1997 72 282
1998 96 304
1999 113 501
2000 118 640
2001 103 506
2002 106 425
2003 142 864
2004 145 1003
2005 143 972
2006 162 1309
2007 162 962
2008 209 1520
2009 225 1606
2010 232 1806
2011 217 1508
2012 265 1638
2013 266 1636
2014 306 1446
2015 344 1812
2016 362 2205
2017 357 1790
2018 253 1284
2019 269 671
2020 303 413
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Psychiatry 24 26 35
Clinical Psychology 41 45 58
Neuroscience 63 72 115
Occupational Therapy 61 75 125
Child Psychology 167 192 323
Special Education 163 180 345
Social Work 201 226 407
Sexology 216 245 427
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 200 228 453
Cognitive Science 220 251 550
Social Psychology 308 344 714
Education Majors 479 528 1254

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The Medical University of South Carolina ranked 165th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 406th in the World with 4,212 publications made and 186,095 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Occupational Safety and Health, Sports / Exercise science, Communications and Public Relations, Political Science.

Rank Ranking
#165 of 1,311 In the United States
#188 of 1,393 In North America
#406 of 5,152 In the World

Medical University of South Carolina
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 20 24
1991 23 25
1992 35 54
1993 31 90
1994 46 57
1995 52 118
1996 40 127
1997 40 142
1998 48 298
1999 64 160
2000 67 274
2001 68 230
2002 62 367
2003 91 317
2004 91 344
2005 115 623
2006 91 445
2007 124 605
2008 141 893
2009 135 524
2010 160 1030
2011 137 802
2012 182 789
2013 190 816
2014 218 935
2015 242 740
2016 291 1631
2017 237 1132
2018 258 1267
2019 285 1056
2020 304 464
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Occupational Safety and Health 51 59 79
Military science 88 94 132
Demography 86 99 184
Sports / Exercise science 121 140 318
Special Education 163 180 345
Law Enforcement 196 217 400
Criminology and Criminal Justice 224 249 406
Social Work 201 226 407
Radio and Television broadcasting 180 204 465
Early Childhood Education 273 297 546
Library and Information science 233 260 659
Broadcast Journalism 260 294 664
Publishing 236 267 699
Classics and Ancient History 336 369 785
Communications and Public Relations 318 358 843
Forensic Science 197 229 886
Public Policy / Administration 310 347 945
Journalism and Digital Media 267 301 980
Law 390 428 1010
Education Majors 479 528 1254
Political Science 484 538 1484
Sociology 638 698 1758

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the Medical University of South Carolina

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Photography 105 119 286
Statistics 134 155 351
Computer Science 152 174 505
Human Resource Management 190 218 580
Chemistry 140 160 608
Aviation 182 210 608
Actuarial Science 219 246 623
Singing and Vocal Performance 215 245 627
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 188 216 638
Aerospace Engineering 201 227 644
Data Science 192 219 683
Business 227 256 719
Acoustical Engineering 176 206 728
Management 237 268 732
Computational Linguistics 165 197 734
Project Management 221 252 801
Biochemical Engineering 163 191 870
Mathematics 236 269 904
Environmental Chemistry 182 217 917
Physics 209 238 997
Machine Learning 203 235 997
Ecology 312 358 1151
Optical Engineering 248 282 1156
Economics 315 355 1161
Art & Design 359 401 1168
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 233 266 1186
Computer Vision 226 257 1216
Materials Science 216 248 1322
Radiochemistry 165 195 1330
Management Information Systems 335 376 1388
Engineering 245 283 1434
Geography and Cartography 332 379 1536
Environmental Science 339 391 1662