Mercer University: Rankings

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Mercer University ranked 322nd in the United States and 1203rd in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 34 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Mercer University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 7,118 publications and 173,047 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 63 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#1203 of 14,160 In the World
#358 of 2,624 In North America
#322 of 2,523 In the United States
#8 of 65 In Georgia
#1 of 3 In Macon
#346 of 1,043 For Bioethics/Medical Ethics
#355 of 1,091 For Neurosurgery
#362 of 1,006 For Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
#945 of 8,209 For Alumni Impact
#1462 of 14,160 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 31 other topics

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Medicine

Mercer University ranked 205th for Medicine in the United States and 747th in the World with 3,583 publications made and 92,828 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Health Science, Pharmacology, Psychiatry, Family medicine.

Rank Ranking
#205 of 1,086 In the United States
#227 of 1,156 In North America
#747 of 4,839 In the World

Mercer University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 44 202
1991 32 23
1992 58 79
1993 53 46
1994 52 49
1995 59 62
1996 49 60
1997 55 40
1998 68 102
1999 60 144
2000 64 218
2001 70 171
2002 62 108
2003 71 210
2004 82 216
2005 92 276
2006 87 272
2007 85 261
2008 95 271
2009 107 234
2010 121 256
2011 131 306
2012 144 429
2013 166 382
2014 165 537
2015 166 277
2016 204 489
2017 186 528
2018 182 348
2019 201 389
2020 273 245
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 155 171 346
Neurosurgery 88 99 355
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 143 160 362
Family medicine 159 177 409
Psychiatry 186 208 436
Gerontology 183 205 449
Critical Care Nursing 159 177 501
Nursing 185 210 509
Pharmacology 136 152 523
Clinical Psychology 239 269 536
Healthcare Management (MHA) 197 223 555
Surgery 143 159 574
Biomedical Engineering 161 182 576
Health Science 210 231 580
Dermatology 145 159 624
Anesthesiology 159 180 625
Public Health 209 235 639
Optometry 166 185 640
Pediatrics 161 180 689
Cardiology 171 191 701
Audiology 238 268 730
Radiation Therapy 176 196 741
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 152 169 759
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 182 200 782
Occupational Therapy 229 261 787
Pharmacy 175 197 801
Pathology 189 206 811
Medical Physics 213 237 816
Respiratory Therapy 202 224 837
Immunology 197 215 842
Anatomy and Physiology 228 254 852
Social Work 382 421 852
Physical Therapy 243 273 866
Sports Medicine 244 280 875
Oncology and Cancer research 216 239 936
Toxicology 181 207 1011
Virology 224 248 1096

Biology

Mercer University ranked 252nd for Biology in the United States and 1233rd in the World with 1,339 publications made and 37,522 citations received. Main research topics: Pharmacology, Oncology and Cancer research, Biochemistry, Immunology, Molecular Biology.

Rank Ranking
#252 of 904 In the United States
#285 of 970 In North America
#1233 of 4,578 In the World

Mercer University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 18 8
1991 22 22
1992 20 19
1993 16 18
1994 22 24
1995 20 13
1996 18 25
1997 18 22
1998 23 53
1999 25 57
2000 25 113
2001 23 54
2002 31 90
2003 29 116
2004 30 93
2005 40 143
2006 26 49
2007 34 64
2008 32 47
2009 56 126
2010 50 135
2011 61 199
2012 69 172
2013 81 193
2014 83 198
2015 68 152
2016 67 195
2017 61 200
2018 54 90
2019 48 87
2020 77 77
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 155 171 346
Pharmacology 136 152 523
Neuroscience 226 255 776
Biophysics 218 244 834
Immunology 197 215 842
Oncology and Cancer research 216 239 936
Toxicology 181 207 1011
Molecular Biology 241 268 1074
Biochemistry 237 266 1085
Virology 224 248 1096
Genetics 276 310 1250
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 259 286 1252
Microbiology 257 288 1454

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Mercer University ranked 340th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1007th in the World with 1,297 publications made and 24,233 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Political Science, Sociology, Law, Communications and Public Relations.

Rank Ranking
#340 of 1,311 In the United States
#380 of 1,393 In North America
#1007 of 5,152 In the World

Mercer University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 7 2
1991 9 5
1992 10 2
1993 11 4
1994 15 6
1995 13 8
1996 16 25
1997 16 22
1998 15 26
1999 13 58
2000 31 82
2001 32 95
2002 29 37
2003 30 17
2004 33 100
2005 34 133
2006 32 88
2007 45 22
2008 53 24
2009 54 36
2010 59 90
2011 45 59
2012 54 93
2013 57 96
2014 74 222
2015 59 75
2016 60 92
2017 70 179
2018 63 165
2019 70 76
2020 85 42
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Military science 238 264 460
Communications and Public Relations 253 285 660
Aesthetics 246 280 706
Law 299 331 733
Education Majors 318 355 768
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 238 267 770
Occupational Safety and Health 287 324 784
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 411 448 841
Social Work 382 421 852
Demography 246 276 893
Criminology and Criminal Justice 447 490 899
Sociology 424 473 1127
Political Science 394 438 1192

Psychology

Mercer University ranked 314th for Psychology in the United States and 820th in the World with 836 publications made and 34,623 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology.

Rank Ranking
#314 of 1,033 In the United States
#349 of 1,099 In North America
#820 of 3,753 In the World

Mercer University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 5 192
1991 5 7
1992 11 8
1993 10 2
1994 9 5
1995 12 10
1996 10 17
1997 12 22
1998 21 49
1999 23 120
2000 19 60
2001 16 56
2002 16 28
2003 21 40
2004 22 80
2005 24 132
2006 22 93
2007 19 64
2008 23 103
2009 25 101
2010 28 65
2011 33 115
2012 36 92
2013 34 73
2014 46 151
2015 40 107
2016 60 191
2017 48 187
2018 31 32
2019 47 56
2020 45 48
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Psychiatry 186 208 436
Clinical Psychology 239 269 536
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 272 305 664
Sexology 328 360 702
Education Majors 318 355 768
Neuroscience 226 255 776
Occupational Therapy 229 261 787
Social Work 382 421 852
Child Psychology 378 422 871
Social Psychology 412 456 981

Engineering

Mercer University ranked 280th for Engineering in the United States and 1725th in the World with 704 publications made and 14,520 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biomedical Engineering, Engineering Management, Technical Drawing, Marine Engineering.

Rank Ranking
#280 of 781 In the United States
#320 of 846 In North America
#1725 of 4,716 In the World

Mercer University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 3 4
1991 8 6
1992 9 18
1993 12 12
1994 8 11
1995 10 15
1996 12 15
1997 14 34
1998 12 10
1999 9 30
2000 11 10
2001 22 48
2002 18 51
2003 19 35
2004 20 12
2005 18 18
2006 30 15
2007 22 21
2008 19 36
2009 45 90
2010 32 29
2011 34 75
2012 36 41
2013 21 29
2014 23 23
2015 25 18
2016 12 12
2017 33 30
2018 26 30
2019 25 28
2020 21 28
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Technical Drawing 131 151 510
Biomedical Engineering 161 182 576
Engineering Management 215 243 778
Marine Engineering 173 204 786
Materials Science 295 335 2018

Chemistry

Mercer University ranked 285th for Chemistry in the United States and 1768th in the World with 631 publications made and 17,430 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Pharmacy.

Rank Ranking
#285 of 744 In the United States
#326 of 805 In North America
#1768 of 4,409 In the World

Mercer University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 8 6
1991 11 7
1992 6 1
1993 6 6
1994 7 10
1995 12 12
1996 8 15
1997 12 15
1998 14 25
1999 5 9
2000 12 73
2001 11 30
2002 16 40
2003 15 66
2004 16 36
2005 16 23
2006 14 15
2007 17 27
2008 23 57
2009 33 99
2010 30 85
2011 31 82
2012 27 54
2013 24 28
2014 19 45
2015 25 46
2016 14 24
2017 36 72
2018 28 42
2019 22 19
2020 33 26
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Pharmacy 175 197 801
Biochemistry 237 266 1085
Materials Science 295 335 2018

Business

Mercer University ranked 291st for Business in the United States and 1000th in the World with 619 publications made and 12,844 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Management, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Management Information Systems.

Rank Ranking
#291 of 866 In the United States
#326 of 932 In North America
#1000 of 4,080 In the World

Mercer University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 2 0
1991 2 3
1992 4 2
1993 11 23
1994 5 10
1995 14 6
1996 19 12
1997 13 13
1998 17 8
1999 12 59
2000 20 42
2001 20 58
2002 14 37
2003 18 28
2004 24 30
2005 22 26
2006 20 33
2007 27 24
2008 34 33
2009 20 16
2010 22 33
2011 35 16
2012 23 40
2013 19 34
2014 31 138
2015 32 37
2016 19 25
2017 32 22
2018 17 38
2019 22 8
2020 21 11
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Management 216 245 634
Marketing 245 276 754
Engineering Management 215 243 778
Occupational Safety and Health 287 324 784
Finance 251 280 814
Actuarial Science 261 289 814
Investment Banking and Stock trading 239 269 875
Tax Law 280 314 880
Management Information Systems 300 337 1118

Economics

Mercer University ranked 320th for Economics in the United States and 1169th in the World with 232 publications made and 6,277 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Actuarial Science, International Economics.

Rank Ranking
#320 of 690 In the United States
#360 of 753 In North America
#1169 of 3,117 In the World

Mercer University
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 0
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 4 51
1994 1 0
1995 5 2
1996 5 1
1997 6 8
1998 6 7
1999 5 54
2000 4 1
2001 6 2
2002 6 41
2003 3 2
2004 6 9
2005 5 15
2006 5 6
2007 9 9
2008 12 4
2009 10 4
2010 7 1
2011 14 2
2012 12 30
2013 7 2
2014 12 89
2015 14 3
2016 9 12
2017 15 8
2018 8 10
2019 11 1
2020 10 3
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Finance 251 280 814
Actuarial Science 261 289 814
Investment Banking and Stock trading 239 269 875
International Economics 232 263 978

Art & Design

Mercer University ranked 391st for Art & Design in the United States and 1257th in the World with 199 publications made and 872 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Aesthetics, Illustration and Concept Art, Sculpture, Painting and Drawing.

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
#391 of 731 In the United States
#434 of 796 In North America
#1257 of 2,801 In the World

Mercer University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1990 0 0
1991 2 0
1992 1 0
1993 2 1
1994 1 0
1995 2 0
1996 2 0
1997 2 0
1998 1 0
1999 2 2
2000 6 4
2001 6 1
2002 6 5
2003 3 0
2004 3 0
2005 7 1
2006 6 1
2007 6 9
2008 6 0
2009 7 2
2010 9 11
2011 13 3
2012 10 1
2013 10 4
2014 9 2
2015 12 4
2016 9 6
2017 13 6
2018 10 1
2019 10 4
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Aesthetics 246 280 706
Sculpture 221 249 856
Painting and Drawing 221 249 856
Illustration and Concept Art 215 244 865
Multimedia 252 282 911

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Non-core subjects for Mercer University

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Math Teachers 256 281 620
Mathematics 313 353 1283
Ecology 383 432 1401
Environmental Management 257 304 1436
Computer Science 357 400 1600
Physics 304 348 1774
Environmental Science 367 420 1796