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The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 220th in the United States, 758th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 139 research topics. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 31,968 academic publications and 889,192 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 3 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#758 of 14,131 In the World
#248 of 2,597 In North America
#220 of 2,496 In the United States
#2 of 24 In Arkansas
#1 of 4 In Little Rock
#68 of 1,084 For Forensic Science
#82 of 1,442 For Radiation Therapy
#111 of 1,749 For Critical Care Nursing
#4433 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#1190 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 136 other topics

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Medicine rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 84th for Medicine in the United States and 203rd in the World with 28,388 publications made and 792,269 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Surgery, Psychiatry, Immunology, Radiology and Nuclear medicine.

Medicine ranking Location
#84 of 1,495 In the United States
#97 of 1,578 In North America
#203 of 6,552 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 281 1361
1991 276 1745
1992 270 1872
1993 294 2029
1994 286 2391
1995 309 2871
1996 373 3322
1997 411 3957
1998 426 4605
1999 428 5605
2000 440 7018
2001 463 7967
2002 490 9538
2003 546 11102
2004 696 12767
2005 669 14411
2006 723 17101
2007 714 18824
2008 756 20489
2009 814 22106
2010 769 24749
2011 911 27486
2012 944 30862
2013 1026 33734
2014 1189 35319
2015 1203 38351
2016 1219 38689
2017 1392 42414
2018 1365 41696
2019 1349 47682
2020 1556 56563
2021 1828 72103
2022 1738 70599

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Forensic Science 25 30 68
Radiation Therapy 49 53 82
Critical Care Nursing 65 75 111
Pediatrics 55 65 122
Dermatology 62 66 132
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 84 96 140
Healthcare Management (MHA) 75 87 141
Family medicine 76 87 145
Immunology 65 72 146
Medical Physics 75 84 147
Surgery 71 80 153
Oncology and Cancer research 70 77 157
Nursing 80 93 164
Anesthesiology 76 89 164
Pathology 71 82 167
Pharmacology 74 86 172
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 57 65 176
Health Science 87 100 176
Respiratory Therapy 73 86 180
Neurosurgery 49 55 181
Gerontology 99 113 187
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 78 90 192
Psychiatry 86 99 194
Cardiology 81 93 199
Anatomy and Physiology 86 100 207
Optometry 82 96 219
Plastic Surgery 93 104 220
Sonography and Ultrasound 77 88 222
Occupational Therapy 87 103 228
Ophthalmology 89 102 231
Audiology 95 109 238
Cosmetology 81 93 254
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 115 128 254
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 79 92 263
Clinical Psychology 139 157 269
Urology 92 108 274
Virology 110 124 281
Physical Therapy 112 129 285
Epidemiology 88 103 285
Public Health 121 139 291
Sports Medicine 124 146 346
Sports / Exercise science 151 174 404
Toxicology 113 132 455
Dentistry 129 143 493
Biomedical Engineering 144 163 518
Orthodontics 149 170 584
Veterinary 143 160 735
Social Work 394 435 869
Pharmacy 174 199 955

Biology rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 116th for Biology in the United States and 324th in the World with 24,681 publications made and 767,071 citations received. Main research topics: Genetics, Biochemistry, Immunology, Oncology and Cancer research, Neuroscience.

Biology ranking Location
#116 of 1,528 In the United States
#132 of 1,613 In North America
#324 of 6,663 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 259 1317
1991 253 1683
1992 251 1822
1993 272 1948
1994 276 2343
1995 276 2752
1996 376 3240
1997 408 4036
1998 403 4685
1999 417 5642
2000 409 7043
2001 428 7975
2002 475 9430
2003 497 11011
2004 660 12681
2005 629 14376
2006 679 16940
2007 654 18632
2008 699 20324
2009 710 21768
2010 657 24164
2011 774 26556
2012 825 29831
2013 886 32078
2014 1017 33594
2015 1008 36168
2016 1012 36496
2017 1121 39665
2018 1113 38679
2019 1075 44298
2020 1282 52641
2021 1494 66905
2022 1406 65759

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Immunology 65 72 146
Oncology and Cancer research 70 77 157
Pharmacology 74 86 172
Biotechnology 81 92 187
Molecular Biology 89 100 222
Genetics 103 116 248
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 115 128 254
Neuroscience 110 126 274
Virology 110 124 281
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 117 131 293
Biochemistry 111 126 303
Microbiology 109 124 329
Biophysics 146 164 401
Astrobiology 139 155 433
Toxicology 113 132 455
Animal Science 132 153 537
Paleontology 177 204 689
Nutrition and Food Science 108 125 693
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 193 221 738
Botany 178 204 848
Evolutionary Biology 241 272 882
Zoology 257 295 1078
Horticulture 184 213 1248
Forestry 255 299 1528
Agricultural Science 240 279 1541
Nanotechnology 254 291 1668

Chemistry rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 129th for Chemistry in the United States and 460th in the World with 15,932 publications made and 525,010 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Nutrition and Food Science, Pharmacy.

Chemistry ranking Location
#129 of 1,357 In the United States
#146 of 1,436 In North America
#460 of 6,327 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 168 939
1991 161 1134
1992 175 1294
1993 187 1356
1994 180 1658
1995 180 1934
1996 284 2232
1997 278 2823
1998 273 3431
1999 300 4042
2000 290 5014
2001 302 5671
2002 349 6536
2003 326 7724
2004 459 8805
2005 448 10123
2006 476 11840
2007 451 13043
2008 503 14010
2009 463 14698
2010 452 16775
2011 498 18185
2012 556 20485
2013 592 22032
2014 608 23063
2015 613 24090
2016 626 24785
2017 692 27016
2018 647 26088
2019 638 29858
2020 783 34926
2021 878 44572
2022 816 44226

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Biochemistry 111 126 303
Organic Chemistry 149 168 652
Nutrition and Food Science 108 125 693
Pharmacy 174 199 955
Materials Science 222 257 1320
Radiochemistry 171 200 1364
Inorganic Chemistry 235 269 1448
Environmental Chemistry 250 292 1626
Nanotechnology 254 291 1668
Chemical Engineering 275 314 2042
Physical chemistry 305 350 2134

Psychology rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 120th for Psychology in the United States and 283rd in the World with 12,182 publications made and 332,827 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology, Social Psychology, Child Psychology.

Psychology ranking Location
#120 of 1,455 In the United States
#137 of 1,538 In North America
#283 of 6,353 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1990 129 708
1991 131 910
1992 123 881
1993 136 943
1994 126 1151
1995 132 1375
1996 161 1477
1997 205 1813
1998 179 2011
1999 188 2305
2000 206 2912
2001 172 3215
2002 195 3869
2003 214 4558
2004 278 5112
2005 254 5870
2006 269 6755
2007 313 7372
2008 306 8175
2009 338 8954
2010 315 9725
2011 386 11048
2012 402 12527
2013 440 13704
2014 469 14743
2015 521 16186
2016 459 16441
2017 560 18202
2018 627 18516
2019 598 21632
2020 653 25393
2021 790 32735
2022 831 31578

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Psychiatry 86 99 194
Occupational Therapy 87 103 228
Clinical Psychology 139 157 269
Neuroscience 110 126 274
Special Education 160 177 327
Child Psychology 165 188 339
Sexology 287 317 579
Social Psychology 247 278 673
Cognitive Science 220 254 793
Social Work 394 435 869
Education Majors 343 378 1009

Computer Science rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 176th for Computer Science in the United States and 646th in the World with 10,011 publications made and 292,672 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science.

Computer Science ranking Location
#176 of 1,496 In the United States
#203 of 1,581 In North America
#646 of 6,597 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 103 562
1991 93 669
1992 97 728
1993 109 722
1994 104 861
1995 117 1107
1996 139 1099
1997 142 1497
1998 143 1620
1999 148 1891
2000 166 2402
2001 127 2734
2002 166 3215
2003 169 3683
2004 228 4215
2005 198 4931
2006 229 5816
2007 230 6505
2008 260 7107
2009 257 7743
2010 253 8514
2011 298 9667
2012 318 11016
2013 337 11991
2014 426 12850
2015 430 14090
2016 384 14516
2017 486 16308
2018 509 16389
2019 514 19647
2020 552 23333
2021 658 30855
2022 782 30755

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Neuroscience 110 126 274
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 117 131 293
Library and Information science 262 289 715
Data Science 198 227 746
Cognitive Science 220 254 793
Machine Learning 197 229 886
Multimedia 290 323 1023
Cyber Security 283 320 1399
Computational Linguistics 289 325 1428
Software Engineering 317 356 1468
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 284 322 1491
Telecommunications 265 303 1534
Human-Computer Interaction 319 359 1602
Computer Networking 295 338 1633
Management Information Systems 400 444 1695
Computer Vision 296 336 1700

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 211th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 782nd in the World with 9,615 publications made and 232,366 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Sociology, Law, Philosophy, Demography.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#211 of 1,689 In the United States
#241 of 1,780 In North America
#782 of 6,939 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 79 368
1991 59 412
1992 80 490
1993 98 520
1994 79 620
1995 94 748
1996 89 833
1997 109 958
1998 109 1021
1999 130 1404
2000 117 1786
2001 122 1985
2002 124 2269
2003 148 2777
2004 208 3278
2005 197 3571
2006 214 4455
2007 211 4930
2008 195 5399
2009 264 6298
2010 249 6860
2011 282 7836
2012 318 9034
2013 336 9777
2014 415 10990
2015 373 11780
2016 413 12082
2017 493 13732
2018 501 13728
2019 523 16328
2020 622 19602
2021 777 26827
2022 923 27254

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Forensic Science 25 30 68
Occupational Safety and Health 105 120 195
Military science 143 159 231
Special Education 160 177 327
Demography 129 149 338
Sports / Exercise science 151 174 404
Anthropology 178 204 458
Sociology 209 237 605
Law 217 246 651
Law Enforcement 285 317 681
Early Childhood Education 314 344 683
Criminology and Criminal Justice 338 372 683
Library and Information science 262 289 715
Publishing 243 276 730
Journalism and Digital Media 221 253 758
Political Science 226 257 761
Linguistics 207 238 790
Public Policy / Administration 296 329 808
Social Work 394 435 869
Gender Studies 398 438 879
Archaeology 221 253 905
History 247 280 926
Classics and Ancient History 333 366 961
Communications and Public Relations 359 399 991
Education Majors 343 378 1009
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 379 416 1120
Philosophy 255 292 1126
Aesthetics 397 444 1513

Engineering rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 210th for Engineering in the United States and 1040th in the World with 6,705 publications made and 179,453 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Biotechnology, Metallurgical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering.

Engineering ranking Location
#210 of 1,447 In the United States
#242 of 1,531 In North America
#1040 of 6,555 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 75 374
1991 63 430
1992 71 496
1993 73 497
1994 55 571
1995 71 696
1996 76 753
1997 98 960
1998 85 1035
1999 98 1346
2000 110 1591
2001 104 1752
2002 115 2004
2003 116 2347
2004 163 2860
2005 165 3216
2006 180 3864
2007 185 4369
2008 180 4816
2009 225 5393
2010 165 5972
2011 217 6759
2012 237 7428
2013 234 8079
2014 233 8529
2015 277 9235
2016 254 9533
2017 347 10196
2018 303 9684
2019 297 11463
2020 372 13223
2021 414 16833
2022 374 17004

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Engineering.

Engineering subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Biotechnology 81 92 187
Biomedical Engineering 144 163 518
Aerospace Engineering 229 260 995
Optical Engineering 212 241 1005
Acoustical Engineering 232 267 1086
Metallurgical Engineering 195 225 1124
Mechanical Engineering 228 261 1193
Materials Science 222 257 1320
Structural Engineering 251 285 1426
Telecommunications 265 303 1534
Human-Computer Interaction 319 359 1602
Computer Networking 295 338 1633
Electronic Engineering 258 296 1664
Nanotechnology 254 291 1668
Environmental Engineering 244 281 1668
Systems Engineering 338 385 1764
Civil Engineering 321 365 1830
Electrical Engineering 292 331 1930
Chemical Engineering 275 314 2042
Geotechnical Engineering 406 456 2568

Mathematics rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 187th for Mathematics in the United States and 706th in the World with 4,426 publications made and 122,955 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science.

Mathematics ranking Location
#187 of 1,305 In the United States
#216 of 1,383 In North America
#706 of 6,132 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 21 96
1991 18 103
1992 22 133
1993 36 183
1994 33 199
1995 33 230
1996 28 246
1997 20 306
1998 34 316
1999 35 407
2000 48 576
2001 41 619
2002 50 847
2003 62 985
2004 78 1075
2005 92 1329
2006 103 1561
2007 108 1799
2008 122 1974
2009 126 2443
2010 115 2664
2011 141 3050
2012 171 3730
2013 180 4321
2014 205 4762
2015 194 5549
2016 218 5733
2017 248 6635
2018 262 6825
2019 276 8217
2020 283 9290
2021 385 13364
2022 424 14383

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Statistics 169 197 633
Actuarial Science 263 293 781
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 253 287 1021
Math Teachers 457 496 1265

Economics rankings

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ranked 193rd for Economics in the United States and 625th in the World with 2,657 publications made and 57,534 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Actuarial Science.

Economics ranking Location
#193 of 1,255 In the United States
#221 of 1,334 In North America
#625 of 5,789 In the World

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 13 54
1991 12 62
1992 7 73
1993 21 78
1994 18 104
1995 26 125
1996 20 137
1997 29 168
1998 28 158
1999 33 218
2000 19 253
2001 24 276
2002 39 406
2003 40 435
2004 46 473
2005 55 539
2006 62 689
2007 58 792
2008 49 821
2009 88 1122
2010 81 1176
2011 88 1430
2012 67 1779
2013 81 1964
2014 105 2316
2015 111 2596
2016 122 2734
2017 149 3302
2018 172 3156
2019 153 3899
2020 217 4760
2021 240 7010
2022 243 7104

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Development Studies 152 172 369
Actuarial Science 263 293 781
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 253 287 1021
Finance 310 347 1266

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Photography 67 75 159
Human Resource Management 219 250 723
Geology 207 240 907
Astrophysics and Astronomy 227 258 923
Environmental Science 220 253 989
Nuclear Physics 221 252 1071
Business 276 312 1083
Literature 313 351 1092
Advertising 347 383 1119
Project Management 289 324 1121
Physics 227 260 1129
Accounting 342 380 1141
Geography and Cartography 251 289 1146
Marketing 301 338 1170
Management 278 316 1203
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 237 274 1208
Ecology 254 293 1278
Art & Design 345 387 1329
Fashion Design 343 386 1511
Quantum and Particle physics 275 315 1539
Earth science and Geophysics 302 350 1736
Oceanography 314 364 1766
Environmental Management 384 437 2589