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Smith College ranked 246th in the United States and 884th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 44 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Smith College is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 6,142 publications and 187,569 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 198 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#884 of 14,160In the World
#277 of 2,624In North America
#246 of 2,523In the United States
#16 of 89In Massachusetts
#68 of 1,069For Social Work
#231 of 1,047For Anthropology
#291 of 1,004For Classics and Ancient History
#273 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#651 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 41 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Smith College ranked 253rd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 716th in the World with 2,183 publications made and 32,400 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, History, Political Science, Demography, Social Work.

RankRanking
#253 of 1,311In the United States
#283 of 1,393In North America
#716 of 5,152In the World

Smith College
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902719
19912317
19923031
1993216
19942839
19953715
19963158
19972841
19983532
19993827
200038120
20014342
2002299
20033840
200447103
20055156
20065596
20075484
200862103
20097597
201059304
201178125
201278125
20136287
201472142
201582114
201680131
20176758
20187182
20197781
202083105

Psychology

Smith College ranked 222nd for Psychology in the United States and 551st in the World with 1,322 publications made and 82,595 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Social Work, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#222 of 1,033In the United States
#250 of 1,099In North America
#551 of 3,753In the World

Smith College
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199013245
1991742
1992918
199310116
19941371
19951027
19961186
199717120
19981839
199917108
200013121
20012766
20021872
200319147
200435227
200530114
200634124
200736236
200843252
200955251
201064621
201154275
201272230
201371324
201466271
201579400
201666194
201756153
201849132
201958116
202058116
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work404368
Social Psychology195222401
Child Psychology209237436
Clinical Psychology212239438
Psychiatry211238524
Sexology258290536
Cognitive Science235267587
Education Majors292328700
Neuroscience230260801

Medicine

Smith College ranked 315th for Medicine in the United States and 1302nd in the World with 1,048 publications made and 41,515 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Social Work, Psychiatry, Health Science, Anatomy and Physiology.

RankRanking
#315 of 1,086In the United States
#352 of 1,156In North America
#1302 of 4,839In the World

Smith College
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199076
199151
199251
199351
1994715
1995109
19961256
19971592
19982241
19991326
20001277
20012168
20021536
200314123
200424146
20052251
20062799
200727152
200836180
200943143
201050350
201142139
201254174
201346183
201447205
201556330
201643155
201747153
20184283
201956125
202053389
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work404368
Clinical Psychology212239438
Psychiatry211238524
Bioethics/Medical Ethics246274658
Gerontology301338935
Public Health3193561186
Health Science4044411218
Anatomy and Physiology2983311223

Biology

Smith College ranked 318th for Biology in the United States and 1650th in the World with 712 publications made and 27,641 citations received. Main research topics: Genetics, Paleontology, Zoology, Neuroscience, Botany.

RankRanking
#318 of 904In the United States
#360 of 970In North America
#1650 of 4,578In the World

Smith College
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199069
1991520
199285
1993410
19941031
19951118
19961140
19971248
19981648
19991530
20001650
20011434
20021853
20031326
20041975
20051648
2006828
20071871
200825123
20092691
20101976
201127129
20122299
20132589
201422158
201522153
201633106
201728105
20183066
201929122
20203462
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Paleontology128153437
Evolutionary Biology181205524
Bioethics/Medical Ethics246274658
Zoology196230710
Neuroscience230260801
Genetics2432741020
Botany2472891486
Biochemistry3704131934

Environmental Science

Smith College ranked 279th for Environmental Science in the United States and 1390th in the World with 567 publications made and 17,175 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Paleontology, Petrology and Geochemistry.

RankRanking
#279 of 789In the United States
#329 of 857In North America
#1390 of 4,129In the World

Smith College
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199073
1991724
1992427
199349
1994411
199543
19961136
199735
1998516
199946
200057
20011228
2002710
20031847
20041428
20052356
2006928
20071863
20081863
20091742
20101994
20112091
20121866
20132776
201430102
201520134
20163172
20173475
20182769
20192660
20203266
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Paleontology128153437
Oceanography161189577
Petrology and Geochemistry188224783
Geology199237835
Ecology269314997
Geography and Cartography3123571430

Computer Science

Smith College ranked 338th for Computer Science in the United States and 1462nd in the World with 427 publications made and 15,918 citations received. Main research topics: Cognitive Science, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#338 of 897In the United States
#380 of 967In North America
#1462 of 4,494In the World

Smith College
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199139
199219
199355
1994563
199544
199621
1997632
199854
1999936
2000758
20011133
2002940
2003922
20041244
2005830
20061210
20071020
20081516
2009923
20101312
201119129
20121133
20131430
20141034
20152069
201624101
20172499
20181832
20192049
20203147
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Cognitive Science235267587
Neuroscience230260801
Artificial Intelligence (AI)2612951388

Physics

Smith College ranked 357th for Physics in the United States and 2155th in the World with 422 publications made and 20,873 citations received. Main research topics: Astrophysics and Astronomy, Materials Science, Nuclear Physics.

RankRanking
#357 of 746In the United States
#403 of 807In North America
#2155 of 4,160In the World

Smith College
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199042
199110
199234
1993315
199440
199530
199610
19971049
1998620
1999927
2000734
2001540
2002741
20031459
2004934
20051742
200613100
20071471
20081668
200922117
20101970
201122148
201213121
20131684
20142053
20151236
20161374
20172176
201820135
20191850
20201336
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy153169507
Nuclear Physics194220851
Materials Science4474993095

Art & Design

Smith College ranked 205th for Art & Design in the United States and 693rd in the World with 371 publications made and 5,230 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Creative Writing, Literature, Aesthetics, Performing arts.

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

RankRanking
#205 of 731In the United States
#236 of 796In North America
#693 of 2,801In the World

Smith College
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990417
199121
199210
199331
199471
199581
1996510
199750
199871
19991213
200078
2001112
200230
200354
20041651
200571
20061211
200762
2008926
2009168
2010145
20112163
2012125
2013159
2014106
2015106
2016125
20171527
20181615
2019113
2020131
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Art History133156292
Performing arts138162350
Creative Writing148172366
Aesthetics170197471
Music183211502
Literature195221503
Sculpture137161516
Painting and Drawing137161516
Illustration and Concept Art156181591
Fashion Design248280651
Singing and Vocal Performance236267699
Landscape Architecture132154708
Interior Design158178747
Cinematography242273756
Photography237273809

Economics

Smith College ranked 296th for Economics in the United States and 1086th in the World with 285 publications made and 5,086 citations received. Main research topics: Political Economy, Development Studies, International Relations and Diplomacy.

RankRanking
#296 of 690In the United States
#335 of 753In North America
#1086 of 3,117In the World

Smith College
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
199140
199260
199320
1994337
199556
199641
1997417
199855
199939
200074
200131
2002517
20031022
200468
200576
20061527
20071110
200883
200961
201055
2011924
201261
201346
2014510
20151538
2016810
201767
2018410
20191020
20201024
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
International Relations and Diplomacy138157360
Political Economy160183433
Development Studies235270826

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Smith College

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Math Teachers3794141033
Business3984411412
Mathematics3904371653
Engineering4384912789
Chemistry4515032813