Providence College: Rankings

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Providence College ranked 385th in the United States and 1494th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 18 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Providence College is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 4,752 publications and 85,579 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 99 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1494 of 14,160In the World
#429 of 2,624In North America
#385 of 2,523In the United States
#4 of 12In Rhode Island
#3 of 6In Providence
#466 of 1,011For Animation
#476 of 1,069For Social Work
#566 of 1,003For Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
#502 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#2055 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 15 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Providence College ranked 424th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1291st in the World with 889 publications made and 9,934 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Philosophy, Demography, Communications and Public Relations.

RankRanking
#424 of 1,311In the United States
#469 of 1,393In North America
#1291 of 5,152In the World

Providence College
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199051
199161
199254
199351
199440
1995103
199641
199731
1998135
199991
20001213
2001119
20021618
20031139
20041135
20051716
20061818
20072546
20083413
20093860
20102974
20115662
20124035
20134733
20144486
20154883
201654102
201762142
20184967
20194522
20205750

Computer Science

Providence College ranked 322nd for Computer Science in the United States and 1373rd in the World with 838 publications made and 15,579 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptography, Computer Vision, Computer Networking, Multimedia.

RankRanking
#322 of 897In the United States
#360 of 967In North America
#1373 of 4,494In the World

Providence College
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199220
199320
199400
199520
199600
199731
1998413
1999522
200087
200153
20021140
20031427
20042933
200541122
20062828
20072962
20084668
200946145
201033113
20114976
20124647
20135557
20144796
20154694
20163753
201737174
201849179
201954111
202064204

Biology

Providence College ranked 338th for Biology in the United States and 1805th in the World with 716 publications made and 19,117 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Nutrition and Food Science, Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Molecular Biology.

RankRanking
#338 of 904In the United States
#382 of 970In North America
#1805 of 4,578In the World

Providence College
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
1991410
199244
199300
199459
199525
199655
199747
1998510
199963
2000824
20011882
20021359
20032152
20041822
20051648
20062994
200735101
20082072
20092357
20103349
201142125
201246150
201351135
20144488
201548112
201631110
201738118
201831118
201938118
20203995
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Nutrition and Food Science89105620
Biochemistry2532831209
Bioinformatics and Computational biology2612881343
Molecular Biology2783111378
Oncology and Cancer research2863161387
Pharmacology2582841431
Genetics3033391540

Chemistry

Providence College ranked 300th for Chemistry in the United States and 1897th in the World with 623 publications made and 16,611 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Materials Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#300 of 744In the United States
#342 of 805In North America
#1897 of 4,409In the World

Providence College
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199051
199194
199265
199333
199481
199584
199651
19971214
199892
199991
20001626
20011871
20021662
20031534
20041620
20051440
20062792
20072672
20082050
20092668
20103486
20112979
201233116
20132691
201428134
201533118
201625103
20171973
20182254
20192493
20202990
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Nutrition and Food Science89105620
Pharmacy2222501091
Biochemistry2532831209
Organic Chemistry2162491241
Inorganic Chemistry2442821554
Materials Science3664132556

Medicine

Providence College ranked 477th for Medicine in the United States and 1988th in the World with 576 publications made and 9,661 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Healthcare Management (MHA), Social Work.

RankRanking
#477 of 1,086In the United States
#521 of 1,156In North America
#1988 of 4,839In the World

Providence College
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199067
1991510
199235
199352
199478
199566
199668
1997610
199892
199988
2000512
2001921
200248
2003819
2004932
200584
20061116
20071549
20082028
20091824
20101816
20112965
20122453
201333103
20143246
20153272
20163153
20173292
201845114
20193881
20205098
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work233260476
Pharmacy2222501091
Healthcare Management (MHA)3523911185
Oncology and Cancer research2863161387
Pharmacology2582841431

Business

Providence College ranked 318th for Business in the United States and 1093rd in the World with 575 publications made and 15,539 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Accounting, Advertising.

RankRanking
#318 of 866In the United States
#355 of 932In North America
#1093 of 4,080In the World

Providence College
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199222
199310
1994527
199530
199610
199710
199800
199931
200032
200121
200258
2003521
2004839
20051182
20061846
200724195
20082950
20092859
201038116
201146136
201240120
20133656
20144685
20153661
20164170
201736181
20182457
20193152
202025105
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Advertising220247586
Accounting222246683
Marketing233263686
Actuarial Science234261699
Investment Banking and Stock trading226254769
Finance258288845
Management Information Systems3263651269

Engineering

Providence College ranked 402nd for Engineering in the United States and 2545th in the World with 464 publications made and 6,618 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Computer Networking, Reliability and Quality Engineering.

RankRanking
#402 of 781In the United States
#453 of 846In North America
#2545 of 4,716In the World

Providence College
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199213
199300
199400
199520
199631
199710
199800
199920
200010
200132
200210
2003918
2004915
20051015
20061214
20071111
20082318
20091755
20101941
20112227
20122631
20132868
201426101
201529132
20163178
20171848
20183867
201944144
202045146
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Reliability and Quality Engineering176205797
Computer Networking2002341058
Materials Science3664132556

Mathematics

Providence College ranked 295th for Mathematics in the United States and 1195th in the World with 436 publications made and 6,533 citations received. Main research topics: Blockchain and Cryptography, Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#295 of 720In the United States
#331 of 781In North America
#1195 of 3,475In the World

Providence College
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990312
199100
199241
199300
199430
199541
199600
199736
1998313
199913
200042
200100
2002611
2003815
20041231
20052524
20061526
20071217
20081919
20092623
20102474
20112843
20122327
20133831
20142113
20151632
20163122
201726129
20181637
20191718
20202470
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Actuarial Science234261699
Blockchain and Cryptography161190755
Math Teachers330361855
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics2843211146

Psychology

Providence College ranked 474th for Psychology in the United States and 1299th in the World with 359 publications made and 9,163 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Special Education, Negotiation and Conflict Resolution.

RankRanking
#474 of 1,033In the United States
#523 of 1,099In North America
#1299 of 3,753In the World

Providence College
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199110
199223
199355
199427
199555
199623
199723
199862
1999322
2000315
200147
2002325
2003424
2004311
2005915
2006710
20071131
20081925
20091736
20101562
20111837
20121722
20131868
20141428
20152732
20162038
201728126
20181531
20191022
20201724
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work233260476
Special Education325360832
Social Psychology385429912
Education Majors394440980
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution291329989
Child Psychology4645121125

Economics

Providence College ranked 304th for Economics in the United States and 1114th in the World with 324 publications made and 4,956 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#304 of 690In the United States
#343 of 753In North America
#1114 of 3,117In the World

Providence College
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199026
199120
199200
199335
199420
199530
199600
199715
199824
199921
200031
200121
200211
200310
2004314
200539
200644
200714112
2008119
20091512
20101945
20112753
20121818
20132635
20142022
20152216
20163124
20171926
20181713
2019136
20201923
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Actuarial Science234261699
Investment Banking and Stock trading226254769
Political Economy312349809
Finance258288845
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics2843211146

Art & Design

Providence College ranked 321st for Art & Design in the United States and 1059th in the World with 255 publications made and 2,342 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Literature, Art History, Performing arts, Animation.

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

RankRanking
#321 of 731In the United States
#359 of 796In North America
#1059 of 2,801In the World

Providence College
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199110
199210
199320
199400
199510
199631
199720
199870
199920
200020
200110
2002610
200330
200462
200550
200652
200761
2008118
2009136
20101355
20111840
2012145
2013163
2014108
2015137
20161424
20172195
2018134
2019102
2020131
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Animation127150466
Literature265295687
Art History303336701
Multimedia246274875
Performing arts317357896
Singing and Vocal Performance277313925

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Providence College

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Ecology4034521475
Environmental Science4735302284
Physics4595112736