Sonoma State University: Rankings

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Sonoma State University ranked 369th in the United States and 1448th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 15 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Sonoma State University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 2,375 publications and 139,820 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 8 notable alumni.

RankRanking
#1448 of 14,160In the World
#412 of 2,624In North America
#369 of 2,523In the United States
#38 of 251In California
#1 of 2In Rohnert Park
#353 of 1,047For Anthropology
#502 of 1,023For Archaeology
#548 of 1,019For Criminology and Criminal Justice
#2793 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#907 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 12 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Sonoma State University ranked 338th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 994th in the World with 701 publications made and 28,116 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Demography, Political Science, History, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#338 of 1,311In the United States
#378 of 1,393In North America
#994 of 5,152In the World

Sonoma State University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990686
199198
199281
1993175
199441
199567
1996613
199755
1998145
19991419
200015246
20011256
20022066
20032143
20042079
20051720
20061961
20071841
20082238
20091969
201029103
20113142
201229298
201332165
20142480
20152541
201635181
201740259
201843123
201927252
202039516
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Anthropology164187353
Archaeology178204502
Criminology and Criminal Justice295324548
Sociology211243559
History279309630
Media Studies275311653
Art History295328682
Gender Studies316354709
Early Childhood Education359390749
Education Majors324361787
Demography3113481228
Political Science5235781614

Environmental Science

Sonoma State University ranked 314th for Environmental Science in the United States and 1538th in the World with 434 publications made and 14,510 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Geology, Environmental Management, Meteorology and Atmospheric Science.

RankRanking
#314 of 789In the United States
#366 of 857In North America
#1538 of 4,129In the World

Sonoma State University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199012
199123
199220
199311
199400
199511
199647
199700
199838
199911
200013
2001424
2002823
2003724
20041193
2005521
20061783
2007968
20081582
20091141
20101492
20111829
201232143
201323180
201420119
20154389
20164676
20172946
20183165
201922107
20202857
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Oceanography234271845
Ecology247292905
Paleontology258294908
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science2272671011
Geography and Cartography2472881100
Environmental Management2462891334
Geology3243721424

Psychology

Sonoma State University ranked 348th for Psychology in the United States and 921st in the World with 320 publications made and 24,676 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Education Majors, Sexology.

RankRanking
#348 of 1,033In the United States
#388 of 1,099In North America
#921 of 3,753In the World

Sonoma State University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990286
1991716
199235
199354
1994122
1995947
1996411
199747
1998521
1999727
20004247
200173
2002610
2003412
2004916
200557
2006815
2007771
20081349
20091022
20101110
20111972
201214390
2013917
20141113
20152157
20161820
20172377
20181512
20191036
2020106
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Sexology161186298
Social Psychology283317646
Education Majors324361787
Child Psychology423470996

Business

Sonoma State University ranked 404th for Business in the United States and 1435th in the World with 278 publications made and 7,784 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Advertising.

RankRanking
#404 of 866In the United States
#448 of 932In North America
#1435 of 4,080In the World

Sonoma State University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199100
199200
199320
199400
199500
199610
199720
199834
1999102
2000518
200184
200249
20031411
2004973
200599
20061081
20071140
20081039
2009927
20101149
20112319
20122080
20131129
20141957
20151735
20161347
2017810
20181447
2019926
2020158
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Advertising217244572
Marketing235265706

Biology

Sonoma State University ranked 494th for Biology in the United States and 2598th in the World with 276 publications made and 10,392 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Paleontology, Astrobiology.

RankRanking
#494 of 904In the United States
#546 of 970In North America
#2598 of 4,578In the World

Sonoma State University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199123
199200
199321
199400
199524
199623
199711
199827
199921
200039
200126
2002211
2003735
2004817
2005412
20061028
2007523
200859
2009942
20101040
20111068
201223115
201316162
201417157
20151872
20161768
201717119
201819101
20191327
20201519
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Paleontology258294908
Astrobiology334369920
Biochemistry3563991860

Physics

Sonoma State University ranked 569th for Physics in the United States and 3216th in the World with 262 publications made and 69,759 citations received. Main research topics: Astrophysics and Astronomy, Astrobiology.

RankRanking
#569 of 746In the United States
#622 of 807In North America
#3216 of 4,160In the World

Sonoma State University
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199100
199200
199300
199423
199530
199613
199724
199810
199933
200010
2001313
200211
200331
20047239
2005656
2006991
200723
2008718
200930653
201023615
2011643
201210208
201315552
201419205
20151090
2016243854
2017243921
201814829
201919574
20207533
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy220246738
Astrobiology334369920

Mathematics

Sonoma State University ranked 432nd for Mathematics in the United States and 1893rd in the World with 127 publications made and 4,356 citations received. Main research topic: Math Teachers.

RankRanking
#432 of 720In the United States
#479 of 781In North America
#1893 of 3,475In the World

Sonoma State University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990320
199110
199222
199300
199400
199520
199600
199710
199800
199900
200021
200110
200210
200351
2004720
200537
200647
2007518
200811112
2009518
201096
2011518
2012321
201312
20141166
2015719
2016118
201751
201846
201946
202042
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers370405997

Art & Design

Sonoma State University ranked 375th for Art & Design in the United States and 1211th in the World with 120 publications made and 2,479 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Cinematography.

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

RankRanking
#375 of 731In the United States
#417 of 796In North America
#1211 of 2,801In the World

Sonoma State University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199140
199211
199310
199420
199510
1996110
199700
199833
1999330
200000
200130
2002716
2003812
200440
200521
200612
200756
200837
200931
201075
2011848
2012316
201330
201440
201530
201647
201771
2018511
201992
202061
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Cinematography194222602
Art History295328682

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Sonoma State University

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Economics4524961721
Medicine4364791822
Computer Science5335882462
Engineering4785323046
Chemistry5415973278