Murray State University: Rankings

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Murray State University ranked 448th in the United States and 1705th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 10 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Murray State University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 2,078 publications and 47,216 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 44 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#1705 of 14,134 In the World
#496 of 2,597 In North America
#448 of 2,496 In the United States
#6 of 38 In Kentucky
#532 of 1,006 For Early Childhood Education
#686 of 1,027 For Journalism and Digital Media
#717 of 1,774 For Social Psychology
#1122 of 7,351 For Alumni Impact
#1569 of 14,134 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 7 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Murray State University ranked 457th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1462nd in the World with 577 publications made and 9,111 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Demography, Education Majors, Communications and Public Relations.

Rank Ranking
#457 of 1,262 In the United States
#504 of 1,341 In North America
#1462 of 5,074 In the World

Murray State University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 7 2
1992 4 0
1993 1 0
1994 7 4
1995 2 1
1996 5 0
1997 10 1
1998 5 5
1999 15 15
2000 6 19
2001 7 7
2002 9 6
2003 13 17
2004 10 5
2005 7 35
2006 16 39
2007 11 14
2008 19 30
2009 12 14
2010 22 29
2011 15 30
2012 29 50
2013 33 40
2014 27 164
2015 29 34
2016 45 146
2017 43 77
2018 42 65
2019 31 25
2020 27 28
2021 27 17
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Early Childhood Education 260 282 532
Journalism and Digital Media 211 241 686
Special Education 310 345 797
Education Majors 321 358 823
Archaeology 277 312 853
Communications and Public Relations 350 393 960
Broadcast Journalism 319 358 973
Sociology 390 438 1094
Political Science 468 518 1478
Demography 474 523 2056

Psychology

Murray State University ranked 405th for Psychology in the United States and 1135th in the World with 389 publications made and 11,196 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Education Majors, Special Education.

Rank Ranking
#405 of 981 In the United States
#449 of 1,047 In North America
#1135 of 3,654 In the World

Murray State University
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 3
1992 3 0
1993 5 22
1994 6 12
1995 3 7
1996 11 14
1997 6 2
1998 12 16
1999 11 14
2000 7 22
2001 9 26
2002 4 4
2003 6 18
2004 4 18
2005 5 21
2006 5 58
2007 8 16
2008 8 3
2009 11 15
2010 12 50
2011 9 26
2012 17 38
2013 9 15
2014 15 141
2015 22 56
2016 31 184
2017 21 25
2018 19 23
2019 18 27
2020 19 10
2021 17 11
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Psychology 300 336 717
Special Education 310 345 797
Education Majors 321 358 823
Child Psychology 395 441 956

Medicine

Murray State University ranked 482nd for Medicine in the United States and 2064th in the World with 345 publications made and 7,522 citations received. Main research topic: Health Science.

Rank Ranking
#482 of 1,040 In the United States
#528 of 1,110 In North America
#2064 of 4,740 In the World

Murray State University
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 1
1992 1 2
1993 3 3
1994 3 1
1995 0 0
1996 4 2
1997 4 2
1998 7 8
1999 6 15
2000 6 14
2001 7 30
2002 10 17
2003 8 23
2004 9 25
2005 11 13
2006 6 12
2007 9 15
2008 3 11
2009 14 66
2010 9 18
2011 7 55
2012 8 10
2013 13 7
2014 23 20
2015 11 7
2016 17 41
2017 14 18
2018 27 57
2019 16 74
2020 19 24
2021 19 34
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Health Science 447 486 1420

Environmental Science

Murray State University ranked 375th for Environmental Science in the United States and 1904th in the World with 303 publications made and 8,656 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Paleontology.

Rank Ranking
#375 of 750 In the United States
#428 of 818 In North America
#1904 of 4,025 In the World

Murray State University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 1 0
1997 6 6
1998 10 10
1999 11 32
2000 5 18
2001 3 5
2002 4 4
2003 5 8
2004 6 7
2005 8 18
2006 11 35
2007 17 65
2008 13 33
2009 9 28
2010 12 43
2011 10 56
2012 9 82
2013 15 54
2014 13 15
2015 20 40
2016 13 21
2017 25 61
2018 18 71
2019 24 45
2020 9 15
2021 14 30
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Paleontology 256 292 899
Ecology 284 330 1071
Geography and Cartography 358 408 1776

Business

Murray State University ranked 363rd for Business in the United States and 1360th in the World with 291 publications made and 6,960 citations received. Main research topic: Accounting.

Rank Ranking
#363 of 834 In the United States
#405 of 900 In North America
#1360 of 4,004 In the World

Murray State University
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 3 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 2 3
1995 3 20
1996 3 1
1997 5 4
1998 4 2
1999 6 41
2000 4 6
2001 6 7
2002 4 1
2003 9 14
2004 4 29
2005 3 20
2006 6 35
2007 8 13
2008 11 3
2009 2 0
2010 8 33
2011 21 15
2012 24 94
2013 14 5
2014 11 8
2015 13 12
2016 16 23
2017 22 109
2018 17 48
2019 11 10
2020 14 32
2021 22 34
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Accounting 238 264 772

Biology

Murray State University ranked 457th for Biology in the United States and 2493rd in the World with 239 publications made and 5,801 citations received. Main research topic: Paleontology.

Rank Ranking
#457 of 867 In the United States
#507 of 932 In North America
#2493 of 4,497 In the World

Murray State University
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 4
1992 1 2
1993 3 3
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 2 2
1997 3 5
1998 5 4
1999 2 14
2000 7 9
2001 4 15
2002 7 15
2003 13 34
2004 8 23
2005 6 16
2006 7 14
2007 12 20
2008 6 13
2009 9 36
2010 9 10
2011 8 13
2012 8 15
2013 6 5
2014 12 10
2015 7 10
2016 5 4
2017 11 15
2018 13 32
2019 18 96
2020 5 2
2021 13 16
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Paleontology 256 292 899

Engineering

Murray State University ranked 434th for Engineering in the United States and 2763rd in the World with 194 publications made and 4,965 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Telecommunications.

Rank Ranking
#434 of 756 In the United States
#487 of 818 In North America
#2763 of 4,626 In the World

Murray State University
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 2 1
1993 0 0
1994 3 0
1995 3 0
1996 7 5
1997 4 7
1998 10 32
1999 3 1
2000 6 2
2001 1 0
2002 2 4
2003 0 0
2004 4 6
2005 8 19
2006 6 28
2007 9 21
2008 10 10
2009 8 8
2010 7 28
2011 13 55
2012 10 18
2013 8 25
2014 2 1
2015 8 48
2016 5 47
2017 5 6
2018 5 30
2019 7 2
2020 11 33
2021 11 8
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Telecommunications 159 187 698
Materials Science 443 495 3118

Computer Science

Murray State University ranked 453rd for Computer Science in the United States and 2115th in the World with 190 publications made and 4,986 citations received. Main research topic: Telecommunications.

Rank Ranking
#453 of 858 In the United States
#502 of 927 In North America
#2115 of 4,394 In the World

Murray State University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 1
1995 1 20
1996 6 1
1997 0 0
1998 2 1
1999 4 0
2000 0 0
2001 2 24
2002 0 0
2003 1 7
2004 4 45
2005 5 7
2006 5 9
2007 16 14
2008 10 16
2009 10 14
2010 9 9
2011 7 6
2012 14 3
2013 7 30
2014 9 9
2015 11 2
2016 10 45
2017 10 34
2018 7 11
2019 9 23
2020 3 1
2021 11 6
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Telecommunications 159 187 698

Chemistry

Murray State University ranked 466th for Chemistry in the United States and 2935th in the World with 162 publications made and 4,163 citations received. Main research topic: Materials Science.

Rank Ranking
#466 of 717 In the United States
#517 of 778 In North America
#2935 of 4,319 In the World

Murray State University
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 2 0
1995 0 0
1996 3 4
1997 1 5
1998 5 3
1999 3 2
2000 9 10
2001 4 9
2002 7 8
2003 5 11
2004 2 2
2005 4 3
2006 6 13
2007 9 68
2008 9 18
2009 4 17
2010 0 0
2011 8 40
2012 7 8
2013 3 5
2014 8 9
2015 4 27
2016 3 9
2017 6 8
2018 9 15
2019 6 9
2020 9 28
2021 8 9
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Materials Science 443 495 3118

Mathematics

Murray State University ranked 381st for Mathematics in the United States and 1653rd in the World with 129 publications made and 4,436 citations received. Main research topic: Math Teachers.

Rank Ranking
#381 of 684 In the United States
#427 of 744 In North America
#1653 of 3,376 In the World

Murray State University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 1 0
1993 1 3
1994 2 0
1995 1 0
1996 1 0
1997 1 0
1998 0 0
1999 0 0
2000 1 0
2001 4 56
2002 1 0
2003 1 0
2004 4 2
2005 4 12
2006 4 27
2007 4 15
2008 2 1
2009 4 2
2010 3 15
2011 9 24
2012 5 10
2013 12 30
2014 5 1
2015 7 22
2016 9 7
2017 8 20
2018 2 2
2019 4 1
2020 8 12
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Math Teachers 261 287 687

Art & Design

Murray State University ranked 525th for Art & Design in the United States and 1748th in the World with 77 publications made and 744 citations received. Main research topic: Interior Design.

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
#525 of 685 In the United States
#578 of 750 In North America
#1748 of 2,699 In the World

Murray State University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 0 0
1997 0 0
1998 1 0
1999 3 1
2000 0 0
2001 1 1
2002 1 0
2003 2 0
2004 3 0
2005 1 0
2006 0 0
2007 5 1
2008 5 9
2009 1 0
2010 4 6
2011 1 2
2012 2 5
2013 6 18
2014 6 11
2015 5 0
2016 4 1
2017 4 2
2018 6 5
2019 4 9
2020 3 6
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Interior Design 177 195 983

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Murray State University

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Economics 482 527 1895
Physics 467 520 2800