Suffolk University: Rankings

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Suffolk University ranked 260th in the United States and 933rd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 80 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for Suffolk University is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 10,460 publications and 271,190 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 88 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#933 of 14,160In the World
#291 of 2,624In North America
#260 of 2,523In the United States
#17 of 89In Massachusetts
#5 of 24In Boston
#163 of 1,046For Intellectual Property and Patent Law
#238 of 1,090For International Law
#297 of 1,290For Law
#854 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1099 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 77 other topics

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Medicine

Suffolk University ranked 220th for Medicine in the United States and 812th in the World with 3,380 publications made and 75,790 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Health Science, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Healthcare Management (MHA).

RankRanking
#220 of 1,086In the United States
#242 of 1,156In North America
#812 of 4,839In the World

Suffolk University
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903617
19914238
19923716
19934131
19944645
19954173
19966056
19975053
19986155
19994033
20003898
20015093
20025374
20036383
200471171
200597288
200697150
2007116276
2008106351
2009123292
2010192487
2011133418
2012148527
2013168482
2014127377
2015112399
2016128297
2017154458
2018118369
2019172520
2020210538

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Suffolk University ranked 210th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 581st in the World with 2,502 publications made and 53,962 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Law, Sociology, Demography, Communications and Public Relations.

RankRanking
#210 of 1,311In the United States
#238 of 1,393In North America
#581 of 5,152In the World

Suffolk University
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990879
1991158
19921619
19931815
199416157
19951769
19962425
19974027
19982734
19993836
20003945
200127101
20024154
200332161
200454166
200552231
200677227
2007138212
2008106260
2009120100
2010118281
2011144172
2012123162
2013127181
2014126292
2015127225
2016101191
201786127
2018138252
2019139240
2020130197

Business

Suffolk University ranked 179th for Business in the United States and 518th in the World with 1,492 publications made and 48,381 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Marketing, Public Policy / Administration, Management Information Systems.

RankRanking
#179 of 866In the United States
#205 of 932In North America
#518 of 4,080In the World

Suffolk University
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
1991149
1992913
19931243
19941382
19951569
19961597
19974245
19983092
19992692
20002338
200129133
200225204
200320134
200427107
20052969
20064253
200766111
200858109
20096974
201079269
201194256
201282424
201377214
201487176
201577184
201670295
201756155
201867170
20196599
202079136

Biology

Suffolk University ranked 238th for Biology in the United States and 1127th in the World with 1,472 publications made and 55,500 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Zoology, Botany, Animal Science.

RankRanking
#238 of 904In the United States
#267 of 970In North America
#1127 of 4,578In the World

Suffolk University
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902421
19912282
19922118
19932011
19942437
19952623
19963145
19973474
19982436
19992753
20003194
20012548
20021860
200340224
20044287
200532286
20063485
200748156
200849141
200955270
201040149
20113359
201238130
201333241
201432113
201540184
201638156
20173677
201828156
201938189
202036153
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation374795
Agricultural Science87100342
Bioethics/Medical Ethics162181380
Zoology145172492
Horticulture8099607
Animal Science143169613
Botany142169879
Toxicology174200883
Biotechnology160185930
Virology212235947
Oncology and Cancer research2342581027
Immunology2402651139

Environmental Science

Suffolk University ranked 160th for Environmental Science in the United States and 685th in the World with 1,346 publications made and 62,484 citations received. Main research topics: Agricultural Science, Ecology, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Geography and Cartography, Environmental Management.

RankRanking
#160 of 789In the United States
#190 of 857In North America
#685 of 4,129In the World

Suffolk University
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020108
19911983
19921515
1993139
19941425
19951256
19961882
19972453
19982631
19992240
20002664
200126145
20021888
200344222
20043888
200536215
20063079
200748185
200848183
200946170
201039122
201141153
201237109
201333155
201434128
201542320
201638263
201737128
201830131
20192495
20203583

Psychology

Suffolk University ranked 259th for Psychology in the United States and 638th in the World with 1,119 publications made and 50,179 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Child Psychology, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#259 of 1,033In the United States
#290 of 1,099In North America
#638 of 3,753In the World

Suffolk University
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990129
1991108
1992811
199311205
199412174
19951120
199657
19971813
1998109
19992614
20001568
200117111
20021530
20032282
200423126
200528244
200632192
200745210
200837195
200956147
201042220
201146129
201252310
201365221
201473253
201556203
201641125
201766194
201846135
201957207
202064122
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology166190360
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution153178422
Education Majors197219457
Sexology240271494
Clinical Psychology231261518
Social Work247277527
Psychiatry218245547
Social Psychology253282560
Child Psychology280317643
Special Education320354804
Cognitive Science322364871

Engineering

Suffolk University ranked 238th for Engineering in the United States and 1390th in the World with 1,061 publications made and 27,461 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Telecommunications, Computer Networking, Structural Engineering.

RankRanking
#238 of 781In the United States
#274 of 846In North America
#1390 of 4,716In the World

Suffolk University
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990199
19912284
19922311
1993208
19943556
19952030
19962238
19977171
19986039
19993070
20002237
20012034
200225136
20031962
20042945
20052526
20062334
200742155
20083969
20094120
20103667
20113244
20122176
20132729
20142841
20152643
201627156
20172128
20182039
20191923
20202444
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Agricultural Engineering4552218
Telecommunications7794264
Product and Industrial Design158181548
Operations Research155184587
Marine Engineering142170600
Mechanical Engineering143167632
Technical Drawing155178650
Computer Networking169200762
Structural Engineering188218917
Biotechnology160185930
Optical Engineering216247963
Materials Science2572941705

Computer Science

Suffolk University ranked 254th for Computer Science in the United States and 1028th in the World with 834 publications made and 24,529 citations received. Main research topics: Management Information Systems, Telecommunications, Computer Networking, Cognitive Science, Multimedia.

RankRanking
#254 of 897In the United States
#289 of 967In North America
#1028 of 4,494In the World

Suffolk University
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199130
199287
199374
199462
1995862
199611103
19977276
19984632
19993234
20002150
2001912
200217179
2003718
20041820
2005178
20062379
200732104
200838137
20093767
20102337
20112955
20122622
201327178
201444178
20152953
20163672
20172317
201839127
20193491
20204475

Economics

Suffolk University ranked 198th for Economics in the United States and 653rd in the World with 708 publications made and 14,070 citations received. Main research topics: Investment Banking and Stock trading, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#198 of 690In the United States
#226 of 753In North America
#653 of 3,117In the World

Suffolk University
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199130
199246
1993819
199471
199545
199662
199753
19981421
19991439
2000912
20011257
20021238
200311121
20041813
20051325
20061941
20074432
20082841
20094229
201043110
20115772
201244104
20133127
20143520
201545108
20162177
20172233
20182761
20193324
20203854

Mathematics

Suffolk University ranked 267th for Mathematics in the United States and 1043rd in the World with 416 publications made and 10,754 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science, Math Teachers, Operations Research, Blockchain and Cryptography.

RankRanking
#267 of 720In the United States
#301 of 781In North America
#1043 of 3,475In the World

Suffolk University
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199030
199172
199266
199372
199441
199521
199663
19972238
199867
19991356
200064
2001811
20026107
200320
2004318
20051328
20061528
20073150
20082019
20092823
20101864
20111834
20121639
20131615
20142253
20151639
20161186
20171818
20181857
20191220
20202040
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Actuarial Science182205498
Operations Research155184587
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics2673021018
Statistics2693091037
Blockchain and Cryptography2072431056
Math Teachers3974331097

Art & Design

Suffolk University ranked 244th for Art & Design in the United States and 804th in the World with 326 publications made and 3,203 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Art History, UX/UI Desgin, Game Design and Development.

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

RankRanking
#244 of 731In the United States
#277 of 796In North America
#804 of 2,801In the World

Suffolk University
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199120
199210
199310
199420
199530
199650
19973820
19981310
1999121
200076
200120
200231
200324
200488
2005756
200675
200780
2008415
20091613
2010157
2011102
2012104
20131014
20141820
2015137
2016629
20171411
2018235
20191711
20201813
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Cinematography129149378
Performing arts154182437
UX/UI Desgin125147452
Photography151173482
Sculpture141166524
Painting and Drawing141166524
Illustration and Concept Art147171552
Game Design and Development171199637
Art History292325676
Multimedia203229712
Creative Writing269307741
Entertainment Industry Business240273751
Fashion Design279314765

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for Suffolk University

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy203229691
Physics2903331671
Chemistry3073501937