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Radford University ranked 446th in the United States and 1688th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 16 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Radford University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 2,553 publications and 46,796 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 14 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1688 of 14,160In the World
#494 of 2,624In North America
#446 of 2,523In the United States
#13 of 63In Virginia
#342 of 1,069For Social Work
#434 of 1,024For Genealogy
#562 of 1,014For Organizational / Business / IO Psychology
#2043 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1260 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 13 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Radford University ranked 406th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1238th in the World with 829 publications made and 12,502 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Education Majors, Demography.

RankRanking
#406 of 1,311In the United States
#450 of 1,393In North America
#1238 of 5,152In the World

Radford University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990106
199183
199263
199353
199474
1995105
199683
1997711
1998810
199983
20002013
2001264
2002289
20033627
200430142
20052927
20061616
20072327
20082975
200925153
20102552
201136106
20123133
20132936
20147040
20154531
20165331
20173782
20184385
20192613
20203456
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work162184342
Genealogy173199434
Criminology and Criminal Justice316348588
Law Enforcement276308647
Early Childhood Education317345654
Archaeology235268677
Education Majors300336711
Special Education319353802
Military science366401819
Media Studies348392824
Communications and Public Relations320360852
History393430869
Broadcast Journalism319356894
Classics and Ancient History393429957
Law380417969
Sociology3804251020
Political Science3924361185
Demography4885372016

Psychology

Radford University ranked 349th for Psychology in the United States and 925th in the World with 579 publications made and 19,853 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Social Work.

RankRanking
#349 of 1,033In the United States
#389 of 1,099In North America
#925 of 3,753In the World

Radford University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990812
199173
19921118
199341
199448
1995415
199634
1997916
1998926
1999926
200067
2001826
20021776
20031777
200418165
20051565
20061869
20071573
200822117
200916171
20101846
20111842
20122480
20132862
20146110
20152013
20164530
20173071
20182033
20192012
20202123
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work162184342
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology235265562
Sexology292324610
Social Psychology305340706
Education Majors300336711
Child Psychology336375775
Special Education319353802
Clinical Psychology335374853

Medicine

Radford University ranked 458th for Medicine in the United States and 1904th in the World with 536 publications made and 7,155 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Clinical Psychology, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Social Work.

RankRanking
#458 of 1,086In the United States
#501 of 1,156In North America
#1904 of 4,839In the World

Radford University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199017
199191
199251
199331
199425
199523
199664
199754
1998713
199972
200068
20011625
20021823
20032117
2004970
2005825
20061621
2007124
20081850
20091414
20101329
20111725
20121620
2013149
20146512
20151232
20166140
20173424
20182315
20192733
20203331
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work162184342
Clinical Psychology335374853
Nursing317353902
Health Science3934281183
Physical Therapy3894331569

Business

Radford University ranked 338th for Business in the United States and 1178th in the World with 424 publications made and 14,409 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Finance, Management Information Systems, Advertising.

RankRanking
#338 of 866In the United States
#376 of 932In North America
#1178 of 4,080In the World

Radford University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199035
199122
199277
199310
199455
199589
1996312
199731
1998614
1999524
200055
2001123
2002158
20032054
200415151
20051349
200618127
20071460
20082063
20092126
20101990
20113283
20122046
20131517
20142239
20152165
20161714
20171557
20181559
2019144
20201335
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Advertising257289750
Marketing269303861
Finance3023351043
Management Information Systems3063441148

Computer Science

Radford University ranked 430th for Computer Science in the United States and 1983rd in the World with 270 publications made and 6,417 citations received. Main research topic: Management Information Systems.

RankRanking
#430 of 897In the United States
#479 of 967In North America
#1983 of 4,494In the World

Radford University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990611
199131
1992912
199373
199414
1995411
199621
199740
199800
199920
200067
2001132
2002100
20031418
200482
2005127
20067113
20071124
20082221
20091312
20101426
20111123
2012736
201353
201412128
201583
201695
201747
201898
2019510
20201230
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Management Information Systems3063441148

Mathematics

Radford University ranked 355th for Mathematics in the United States and 1450th in the World with 235 publications made and 4,669 citations received. Main research topic: Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#355 of 720In the United States
#398 of 781In North America
#1450 of 3,475In the World

Radford University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199021
199122
199285
199331
199443
199510
199653
1997210
199810
199951
2000712
200191
200250
200380
200422
200542
200655
2007731
200877
20094110
20101117
20111418
2012814
201363
201415122
201564
2016929
2017124
2018121
2019103
2020134
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers228251539

Environmental Science

Radford University ranked 456th for Environmental Science in the United States and 2202nd in the World with 229 publications made and 3,153 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Mining Engineering.

RankRanking
#456 of 789In the United States
#511 of 857In North America
#2202 of 4,129In the World

Radford University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199120
199210
199300
199421
199527
1996129
199721
199800
199931
200093
2001111
200230
2003160
200485
2005914
200651
200721
2008714
2009816
2010119
20111120
2012735
201388
20141425
20151111
2016919
20171025
20181036
201953
20201510
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Mining Engineering162193937
Ecology3814301398
Geography and Cartography3684191729

Economics

Radford University ranked 375th for Economics in the United States and 1386th in the World with 182 publications made and 3,105 citations received. Main research topic: Finance.

RankRanking
#375 of 690In the United States
#416 of 753In North America
#1386 of 3,117In the World

Radford University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199130
199253
199320
199430
199530
199632
199710
199823
199951
200034
200140
200270
200380
2004587
200525
200656
200757
200810
200954
201078
2011135
20121113
2013124
20141623
2015828
201661
201755
201831
201940
202062
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Finance3023351043

Art & Design

Radford University ranked 402nd for Art & Design in the United States and 1300th in the World with 156 publications made and 1,474 citations received. Main research topic: Interior Design.

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

RankRanking
#402 of 731In the United States
#445 of 796In North America
#1300 of 2,801In the World

Radford University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199221
199331
199410
199510
199610
199720
199833
199921
200020
200171
200270
200390
200441
200561
200658
200742
200831
2009914
201080
2011105
201251
201352
201410121
201593
201651
201762
201860
201961
202045
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Interior Design101114398

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Radford University

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Biology5516032846
Engineering5656233468
Physics6587173665
Chemistry7037634009