SUNY at Albany: Rankings

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SUNY at Albany ranked 139th in the United States and 416th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 131 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for SUNY at Albany is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 21,897 publications and 1,180,985 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 99 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#416 of 14,160In the World
#160 of 2,624In North America
#139 of 2,523In the United States
#11 of 221In New York State
#1 of 7In Albany
#52 of 1,019For Criminology and Criminal Justice
#106 of 1,069For Social Work
#110 of 1,006For Law Enforcement
#506 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#343 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 128 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

SUNY at Albany ranked 114th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 267th in the World with 5,084 publications made and 210,266 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Public Policy / Administration.

RankRanking
#114 of 1,311In the United States
#133 of 1,393In North America
#267 of 5,152In the World

SUNY at Albany
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904431
19916493
199247197
199364106
199466102
199558160
199667359
199766350
199878174
199973231
200079325
200187309
200299455
200385464
2004100712
2005119444
2006140516
2007149530
2008165736
2009168640
2010194672
2011196753
2012200667
2013231668
20141931189
20152152785
2016258997
2017225742
2018220436
2019245501
2020239931

Medicine

SUNY at Albany ranked 161st for Medicine in the United States and 575th in the World with 3,797 publications made and 227,584 citations received. Main research topics: Public Health, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Health Science, Gerontology.

RankRanking
#161 of 1,086In the United States
#181 of 1,156In North America
#575 of 4,839In the World

SUNY at Albany
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199044158
19914649
199252197
199340110
19943592
199538134
199656406
199752221
199847146
199946211
200059277
200167253
200265243
200385680
200483442
200596525
2006106505
200796559
2008128807
2009111525
2010139608
2011133849
2012125484
2013146561
20141461074
20151694168
20161762602
2017160750
2018175550
2019176588
2020171576
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work5964106
Forensic Science5765179
Psychiatry89102182
Clinical Psychology104118185
Toxicology7386230
Public Health117136284
Family medicine126144309
Gerontology137156314
Nursing132152336
Bioethics/Medical Ethics160178369
Healthcare Management (MHA)149169396
Cosmetology111127405
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine155174418
Audiology155179449
Epidemiology131149472
Anatomy and Physiology156176489
Sports / Exercise science170198509
Respiratory Therapy146164522
Physical Therapy164187527
Health Science194214536
Virology155173543
Pharmacy147166627
Pediatrics163182692
Anesthesiology176197704
Cardiology178198727
Pharmacology176194786
Oncology and Cancer research195215819
Occupational Therapy238271823
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)177196869
Immunology205227896
Pathology203223923
Surgery220240966

Physics

SUNY at Albany ranked 184th for Physics in the United States and 818th in the World with 3,369 publications made and 245,630 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Quantum and Particle physics, Nuclear Physics, Atomic and Molecular physics, Optical Engineering.

RankRanking
#184 of 746In the United States
#209 of 807In North America
#818 of 4,160In the World

SUNY at Albany
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905822
19915042
19926290
19934134
19947495
19955093
19966387
19976797
199855126
199959145
200082214
200178182
200291172
200386220
200468151
200587272
200684243
200796140
200888173
2009117377
201093566
20111262144
20122135207
20131142575
20141102681
20151242887
20161211990
2017781196
20181161300
2019731039
20205218286
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Biophysics116130294
Astrobiology124137300
Nuclear Physics115129412
Atomic and Molecular physics113134412
Applied/Engineering Physics113130438
Optical Engineering146172589
Quantum and Particle physics132154607
Theoretical Physics124145634
Astrophysics and Astronomy242270799
Condensed Matter Physics160181813
Nanotechnology183207896
Materials Science1992291175

Psychology

SUNY at Albany ranked 108th for Psychology in the United States and 205th in the World with 3,177 publications made and 282,963 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#108 of 1,033In the United States
#124 of 1,099In North America
#205 of 3,753In the World

SUNY at Albany
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199041172
19914574
199251362
199345180
199439183
199556208
199657532
199749243
199837142
199933179
200053514
200157339
200266304
200370515
200477781
200581462
200676414
200780652
200880577
200993476
201093596
2011102643
2012891252
201395469
2014106434
2015112376
2016110387
2017117497
201894187
201973204
202094612
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work5964106
Social Psychology96108163
Child Psychology103120179
Psychiatry89102182
Clinical Psychology104118185
Cognitive Science90104190
Sexology108125196
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology114126197
Special Education108120210
Education Majors150166322
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution157182432
Neuroscience152174438
Occupational Therapy238271823

Biology

SUNY at Albany ranked 184th for Biology in the United States and 693rd in the World with 3,073 publications made and 201,961 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Biophysics, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#184 of 904In the United States
#205 of 970In North America
#693 of 4,578In the World

SUNY at Albany
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902768
19914444
19922793
19932746
19942755
19953598
199657126
199756228
199856243
199958267
200078355
200165254
200264333
200382373
200493492
200577447
200684502
2007103639
200893454
2009108397
2010100501
2011125848
20121301462
2013134689
2014135737
20151161000
20161021953
2017103467
2018107401
2019101325
2020125459
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Toxicology7386230
Paleontology8397265
Biophysics116130294
Astrobiology124137300
Bioethics/Medical Ethics160178369
Evolutionary Biology155177433
Zoology134156434
Genetics149168436
Neuroscience152174438
Molecular Biology156174520
Virology155173543
Entomology149175554
Bioinformatics and Computational biology164183561
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation163196603
Biochemistry174195614
Microbiology176196736
Pharmacology176194786
Oncology and Cancer research195215819
Animal Science175204846
Nanotechnology183207896
Immunology205227896
Botany1722061037

Chemistry

SUNY at Albany ranked 185th for Chemistry in the United States and 899th in the World with 2,587 publications made and 107,200 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#185 of 744In the United States
#212 of 805In North America
#899 of 4,409In the World

SUNY at Albany
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19905575
19914626
199259162
19933843
19944142
19953996
199644128
19973086
19984387
199952145
200052125
200152119
200272103
200378175
200459151
200567269
200674274
200797343
200870207
200987248
201077244
201184570
201292347
201391476
201479391
201560329
201660427
201757326
201866263
201957285
202045170
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Environmental Chemistry7992263
Petrology and Geochemistry95120348
Polymer science and Plastics engineering97111359
Biochemistry174195614
Pharmacy147166627
Organic Chemistry167191886
Nanotechnology183207896
Computational Chemistry196223908
Physical chemistry161186924
Inorganic Chemistry158186951
Materials Science1992291175
Chemical Engineering2192521561
Radiochemistry1772081564

Environmental Science

SUNY at Albany ranked 114th for Environmental Science in the United States and 396th in the World with 2,324 publications made and 159,929 citations received. Main research topics: Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, Geology, Geography and Cartography, Environmental Chemistry, Ecology.

RankRanking
#114 of 789In the United States
#136 of 857In North America
#396 of 4,129In the World

SUNY at Albany
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199043170
19913081
19922483
19932973
19942537
19952960
199629125
199727148
19982666
19992679
200021115
20012684
200230215
200332144
200447303
200562312
200658299
200755339
200882419
200964640
201093413
201174675
201269842
20131011282
2014108723
2015113835
2016103652
2017117778
2018103484
2019110511
202058225

Computer Science

SUNY at Albany ranked 139th for Computer Science in the United States and 451st in the World with 2,234 publications made and 168,180 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Management Information Systems, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Bioinformatics and Computational biology.

RankRanking
#139 of 897In the United States
#160 of 967In North America
#451 of 4,494In the World

SUNY at Albany
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901535
19912321
19921624
19931946
19941615
19952357
199629159
199727111
19982160
19992240
200029204
20012537
20023582
200342107
200462394
200569129
200670195
200773513
200878307
200971322
201079423
201190369
2012861522
201390329
201482337
2015123473
20161152436
2017115861
2018129351
2019128403
2020118406

Engineering

SUNY at Albany ranked 207th for Engineering in the United States and 1099th in the World with 2,005 publications made and 57,898 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Remote Sensing.

RankRanking
#207 of 781In the United States
#239 of 846In North America
#1099 of 4,716In the World

SUNY at Albany
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903185
19913422
19924138
19932532
19944173
19952826
199635116
19972751
19982216
19993684
200034150
20014730
200265123
200367129
200457111
200569203
20066383
200783187
200869194
200960106
201058218
201173270
201262183
201366117
201461206
201549200
201651163
201762229
201876243
201959100
202062227

Business

SUNY at Albany ranked 135th for Business in the United States and 352nd in the World with 1,973 publications made and 84,375 citations received. Main research topics: Public Policy / Administration, Management Information Systems, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Occupational Safety and Health.

RankRanking
#135 of 866In the United States
#157 of 932In North America
#352 of 4,080In the World

SUNY at Albany
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990813
19911316
19921866
19932569
19941331
19951769
19962367
19972036
19982340
19992132
200033167
200132110
200234223
200346108
200462159
200553156
200683212
200764250
200897393
200994431
2010115441
201195479
2012104808
201399371
201466425
201598327
201692536
201782209
20186297
20196790
20205575

Economics

SUNY at Albany ranked 126th for Economics in the United States and 355th in the World with 1,177 publications made and 32,777 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#126 of 690In the United States
#147 of 753In North America
#355 of 3,117In the World

SUNY at Albany
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901032
199196
1992137
19931215
199464
19951547
19962049
19971763
19981412
19991626
20002230
200122105
20022040
20032361
20043258
20053595
20063484
200732132
20084492
200955109
201074257
201158148
20125387
20135273
201443115
201557226
201649100
201761111
20183781
20194151
202040110

Mathematics

SUNY at Albany ranked 145th for Mathematics in the United States and 466th in the World with 1,058 publications made and 39,677 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Operations Research.

RankRanking
#145 of 720In the United States
#168 of 781In North America
#466 of 3,475In the World

SUNY at Albany
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901131
1991916
19922074
19931713
1994119
19951445
19961725
1997126
1998154
1999911
20001825
20011686
20022020
20031955
20042876
200531172
200628174
200724108
200843248
20092955
201049377
201134167
20123137
20133358
201432165
20154569
201633223
201757173
20183474
20194145
20203575
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers103114196
Actuarial Science118135271
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics120140371
Statistics162186479
Operations Research147175559
Applied Mathematics181212892
Blockchain and Cryptography2142511195

Art & Design

SUNY at Albany ranked 171st for Art & Design in the United States and 544th in the World with 504 publications made and 10,700 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Multimedia, Art History, Literature, Aesthetics.

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

RankRanking
#171 of 731In the United States
#199 of 796In North America
#544 of 2,801In the World

SUNY at Albany
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199050
199181
199200
199360
199458
199555
19961397
1997107
199875
199951
2000938
200171
2002670
200391
2004123
20051518
20061456
200797
20082455
2009206
20103090
20113313
20122418
20131828
20141931
20152223
20162236
201725101
20181846
2019199
20201630
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Entertainment Industry Business111129262
Music134153340
Creative Writing151175378
Art History196225450
Graphic Design150171458
Literature182206461
Fashion Design178206489
Computer Graphics139162520
Aesthetics210241608
Illustration and Concept Art171196640
Performing arts248282673
Multimedia202226698
Sculpture190218734
Painting and Drawing190218734
UX/UI Desgin185214785
Cinematography257289816
Photography255293892