Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences: Statistics

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Rank Ranking
#863 of 14,131 In the World
#269 of 2,597 In North America
#238 of 2,496 In the United States
#6 of 34 In Maryland
#90 of 1,009 For Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
Top50% For 62 other topics

Quick Review

Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Bachelor
Website
www.usuhs.edu
Languages
English
Acceptance rate
57%*

* The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsUniversity degree
Full time employee1,250

Publications & Citations

Publications
17,950
Citations
794,248

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
12,461 / 536,336
Biology
5,952 / 363,853
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
2,729 / 94,091
Psychology
2,074 / 128,168
Health Science
1,616 / 48,841
Surgery
1,454 / 67,998
Immunology
1,232 / 74,862
Demography
1,177 / 57,446
Computer Science
1,154 / 67,555
Oncology and Cancer research
1,111 / 61,160
Molecular Biology
888 / 62,764
Pathology
866 / 53,385
Chemistry
862 / 46,519
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine
846 / 20,758
Public Health
774 / 27,171
Psychiatry
742 / 51,110
Military science
742 / 17,403
Physical Therapy
722 / 38,933
Business
698 / 23,744
Virology
695 / 40,794
Anesthesiology
683 / 28,753
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
613 / 28,335
Biochemistry
603 / 38,771
Microbiology
590 / 40,086
Critical Care Nursing
575 / 24,186
Family medicine
567 / 15,086
Healthcare Management (MHA)
559 / 20,499
Neuroscience
499 / 47,721
Physics
473 / 15,392
Pharmacology
457 / 19,928
Clinical Psychology
435 / 20,679
Engineering
424 / 9,742
Occupational Safety and Health
385 / 16,654
Pediatrics
374 / 14,102
Anatomy and Physiology
371 / 19,242
Genetics
365 / 35,652
Cardiology
324 / 15,126
Epidemiology
324 / 19,464
Nursing
311 / 7,028
Gerontology
293 / 13,543

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 384 7212
1992 319 8038
1993 341 8166
1994 305 8546
1995 248 9701
1996 315 9625
1997 305 10667
1998 348 12543
1999 363 13826
2000 384 14664
2001 401 15901
2002 420 17980
2003 468 20479
2004 452 22270
2005 543 24654
2006 547 27109
2007 575 28729
2008 609 30720
2009 592 32695
2010 637 35492
2011 653 38532
2012 772 42263
2013 824 45497
2014 892 48591
2015 890 50781
2016 974 50590
2017 1051 50853
2018 1086 47277
2019 1208 52704
2020 1386 63666
2021 1607 73132

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences
Master's Degree Cell Biology, Health Administration, Hygiene, Molecular Biology, Nursing, Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Tropical Medicine
Doctor's Degrees (Professional Practice) Nursing
Doctor's Degree (Research/Scholarship) Cell Biology, Clinical Psychology, Health Sciences, Molecular Biology, Neurosciences, Nursing, Psychology, Public Health, Social and Preventive Medicine, Zoology

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences alumni

  1. Andrew R. Morgan

    Andrew R. Morgan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Enrolled in the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
    Graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    astronautphysician
    Biography

    Andrew Richard "Drew" Morgan is a NASA astronaut from the class of 2013.

  2. Francisco Rubio

    Francisco Rubio
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Enrolled in the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
    Graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    astronautflight surgeonmilitary physicianarmy officerhelicopter pilot
    Biography

    Francisco Carlos "Frank" Rubio is a US Army major and helicopter pilot, flight surgeon, and NASA astronaut.

  3. Erica Schwartz

    Erica Schwartz
    Biography

    Erica G. Schwartz is a retired U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps rear admiral who last served as the deputy surgeon general of the United States from January 2019 to April 2021. As a Commissioned Corps officer, she served with the U.S. Coast Guard as their Chief of Health Services and Chief of Preventive Medicine at the U.S. Coast Guard headquarters and became its principal expert on flu pandemics. Prior to becoming Deputy Surgeon General, she served as the Coast Guard's Chief Medical Officer from 2015 to 2019. She retired in April 2021 after over 27 years of combined uniformed service.

  4. Robert P. Kadlec

    Robert P. Kadlec
    Enrolled in the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
    Graduated with Doctor of Medicine
    Occupations
    physician
    Biography

    Robert Peter Kadlec is an American physician and career officer in the United States Air Force who served as Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services from August 2017 until January 2021.

General info

Alternative names USUHS
Founded 1972
Accreditation Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Motto Learning to Care For Those In Harm's Way
Colors purple, gold, white
Affiliations and memberships United States Army
United States Navy
United States Air Force

Location and Contacts

Address 4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, Maryland, 20814-4799
United States
City population 62,000
Phone +1 (301) 295 3101
Fax +1 (301) 295 3557

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