University of Maryland, Baltimore: Rankings

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The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 103rd in the United States, 259th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 100 across 36 research topics. The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 56,037 publications and 2,990,895 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 50 notable alumni.

Rank Ranking
#259 of 14,131 In the World
#119 of 2,597 In North America
#103 of 2,496 In the United States
#3 of 34 In Maryland
#2 of 13 In Baltimore
#13 of 1,531 For Microbiology
#27 of 1,044 For Social Work
#33 of 1,007 For Medical Physics
#1461 of 7,353 For Alumni Impact
#314 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top100 For 33 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 45th for Medicine in the United States and 77th in the World with 34,313 publications made and 1,770,284 citations received. Main research topics: Surgery, Health Science, Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Critical Care Nursing.

Rank Ranking
#45 of 1,040 In the United States
#50 of 1,110 In North America
#77 of 4,739 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 354 563
1992 156 229
1993 208 499
1994 281 618
1995 261 925
1996 490 1555
1997 574 1636
1998 645 2604
1999 642 2413
2000 642 3065
2001 590 2426
2002 617 3473
2003 786 4134
2004 803 3746
2005 799 3674
2006 896 4647
2007 955 5039
2008 1049 4911
2009 1079 4329
2010 1258 7921
2011 1228 5921
2012 1526 8367
2013 1456 7802
2014 1626 8011
2015 1610 7428
2016 1753 7290
2017 1692 7488
2018 1412 5079
2019 1716 4616
2020 2078 5443
2021 2474 4200
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 21 22 27
Medical Physics 26 28 33
Psychiatry 29 32 42
Virology 29 29 45
Critical Care Nursing 37 41 48
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 38 41 49
Occupational Therapy 28 35 54
Gerontology 39 43 58
Physical Therapy 30 38 58
Dentistry 23 24 59
Pharmacology 35 38 60
Healthcare Management (MHA) 34 41 62
Anesthesiology 44 50 62
Family medicine 38 45 63
Health Science 39 46 64
Immunology 40 42 64
Epidemiology 30 35 67
Cardiology 42 45 69
Radiation Therapy 46 48 72
Plastic Surgery 53 57 87
Surgery 50 55 87
Nursing 38 46 88
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 47 50 89
Respiratory Therapy 44 53 89
Oncology and Cancer research 49 52 92
Sports Medicine 46 58 92
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 49 60 95
Pediatrics 47 53 95
Public Health 51 59 99
Sports / Exercise science 50 62 106
Pathology 51 54 110
Urology 49 57 112
Sonography and Ultrasound 56 63 112
Anatomy and Physiology 62 68 113
Clinical Psychology 73 84 119
Orthodontics 48 54 123
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 50 57 125
Ophthalmology 49 54 125
Audiology 62 72 127
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 50 56 137
Dermatology 67 72 140
Biomedical Engineering 74 80 156
Optometry 58 69 163
Cosmetology 71 78 179
Toxicology 72 83 220
Neurosurgery 76 84 287
Pharmacy 91 105 381
Veterinary 67 78 382
Forensic Science 156 185 647

Biology

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 60th for Biology in the United States and 105th in the World with 20,038 publications made and 1,352,605 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Neuroscience.

Rank Ranking
#60 of 867 In the United States
#64 of 932 In North America
#105 of 4,496 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 255 703
1992 117 264
1993 178 533
1994 223 480
1995 202 726
1996 384 1295
1997 387 1226
1998 463 2075
1999 441 1688
2000 424 2086
2001 448 2180
2002 443 2310
2003 473 2995
2004 481 2465
2005 539 2897
2006 568 3159
2007 600 3689
2008 641 3317
2009 681 3801
2010 820 5428
2011 772 4948
2012 914 8145
2013 917 6180
2014 920 6263
2015 899 4633
2016 888 5581
2017 824 3947
2018 668 3300
2019 737 2908
2020 859 3721
2021 957 5843
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Microbiology 10 11 13
Virology 29 29 45
Biophysics 39 41 53
Pharmacology 35 38 60
Immunology 40 42 64
Neuroscience 50 55 73
Molecular Biology 52 55 75
Oncology and Cancer research 49 52 92
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 49 60 95
Biochemistry 64 68 114
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 64 70 119
Biotechnology 48 58 157
Genetics 77 84 162
Toxicology 72 83 220
Evolutionary Biology 112 127 294
Nanotechnology 108 119 422
Astrobiology 170 187 424
Zoology 162 193 589
Nutrition and Food Science 94 110 677
Entomology 198 226 776
Animal Science 162 189 830
Botany 202 240 1263

Psychology

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 74th for Psychology in the United States and 129th in the World with 6,221 publications made and 406,885 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Psychiatry, Clinical Psychology, Child Psychology, Occupational Therapy.

Rank Ranking
#74 of 981 In the United States
#85 of 1,047 In North America
#129 of 3,654 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 73 85
1992 32 28
1993 50 126
1994 61 146
1995 56 179
1996 128 417
1997 123 390
1998 123 519
1999 159 640
2000 126 785
2001 128 620
2002 126 636
2003 144 752
2004 168 1060
2005 164 945
2006 174 1078
2007 199 1362
2008 204 1293
2009 212 1286
2010 263 1954
2011 248 1315
2012 291 3123
2013 253 1318
2014 301 1404
2015 310 1442
2016 303 1383
2017 305 1706
2018 214 1151
2019 268 817
2020 270 533
2021 337 253
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 21 22 27
Psychiatry 29 32 42
Occupational Therapy 28 35 54
Neuroscience 50 55 73
Clinical Psychology 73 84 119
Child Psychology 114 135 209
Special Education 124 141 266
Sexology 151 173 281
Cognitive Science 118 136 297
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology 157 178 341
Social Psychology 243 274 569
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 204 236 605
Education Majors 257 289 633

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 107th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 251st in the World with 5,858 publications made and 302,297 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Occupational Safety and Health, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations, Sociology.

Rank Ranking
#107 of 1,262 In the United States
#125 of 1,341 In North America
#251 of 5,073 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 47 75
1992 29 40
1993 28 41
1994 52 92
1995 44 175
1996 78 228
1997 106 300
1998 98 524
1999 122 442
2000 112 485
2001 121 423
2002 110 589
2003 127 587
2004 149 643
2005 141 587
2006 168 1125
2007 156 1233
2008 177 704
2009 200 843
2010 211 1236
2011 199 1330
2012 252 1549
2013 228 1390
2014 317 1610
2015 262 1271
2016 264 850
2017 277 1041
2018 255 799
2019 303 817
2020 395 1018
2021 461 399
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 21 22 27
Occupational Safety and Health 38 42 61
Sports / Exercise science 50 62 106
Demography 60 69 118
Military science 93 100 146
Library and Information science 89 102 182
Special Education 124 141 266
Criminology and Criminal Justice 169 187 304
Law Enforcement 170 188 342
Communications and Public Relations 144 167 351
Early Childhood Education 198 215 371
Radio and Television broadcasting 158 179 381
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 170 194 452
International Law 159 186 464
Publishing 162 185 473
Broadcast Journalism 191 218 487
Linguistics 150 172 525
Public Policy / Administration 197 226 533
Art History 225 256 538
Law 220 245 546
Human Rights Law 195 224 595
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 204 236 605
Education Majors 257 289 633
Forensic Science 156 185 647
Journalism and Digital Media 207 237 677
Sociology 255 292 708
Classics and Ancient History 304 336 727
History 321 356 751
Political Science 251 282 763
Gender Studies 357 397 822
Media Studies 340 383 847
Genealogy 304 343 873

Chemistry

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 104th for Chemistry in the United States and 383rd in the World with 4,694 publications made and 276,032 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Materials Science, Pharmacy, Nanotechnology, Radiochemistry.

Rank Ranking
#104 of 717 In the United States
#119 of 778 In North America
#383 of 4,317 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 97 188
1992 46 107
1993 77 149
1994 66 116
1995 66 289
1996 86 131
1997 96 364
1998 98 833
1999 94 219
2000 114 531
2001 105 377
2002 100 348
2003 118 509
2004 134 586
2005 118 512
2006 130 742
2007 136 520
2008 135 629
2009 158 1481
2010 162 723
2011 170 905
2012 182 919
2013 189 738
2014 170 774
2015 184 556
2016 185 772
2017 156 512
2018 98 246
2019 107 280
2020 119 150
2021 113 50
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Computational Chemistry 37 38 85
Biochemistry 64 68 114
Pharmacy 91 105 381
Nanotechnology 108 119 422
Radiochemistry 87 103 589
Nutrition and Food Science 94 110 677
Biochemical Engineering 133 155 686
Polymer science and Plastics engineering 163 184 732
Inorganic Chemistry 141 164 767
Materials Science 165 191 859
Organic Chemistry 191 221 1074
Chemical Engineering 175 206 1220

Computer Science

The University of Maryland, Baltimore ranked 106th for Computer Science in the United States and 294th in the World with 4,569 publications made and 316,064 citations received. Main research topics: Neuroscience, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Computer Vision.

Rank Ranking
#106 of 858 In the United States
#124 of 927 In North America
#294 of 4,392 In the World

University of Maryland, Baltimore
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 20 29
1992 16 10
1993 26 80
1994 43 60
1995 42 76
1996 75 247
1997 58 210
1998 69 296
1999 87 298
2000 72 385
2001 92 410
2002 84 329
2003 93 728
2004 95 577
2005 129 668
2006 142 717
2007 161 1143
2008 156 1146
2009 168 862
2010 210 1175
2011 186 931
2012 215 3712
2013 219 885
2014 258 1953
2015 228 1177
2016 230 2060
2017 230 1437
2018 190 917
2019 238 1802
2020 253 717
2021 311 4655
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Neuroscience 50 55 73
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 64 70 119
Library and Information science 89 102 182
Cognitive Science 118 136 297
Data Science 118 137 342
Information Technology 146 166 395
Multimedia 147 168 480
Web Design and Development 128 153 530
Computer Vision 136 164 595
Human-Computer Interaction 154 179 616
UX/UI Desgin 162 188 620
Management Information Systems 178 204 643
Database Administration 167 194 646
Computational Linguistics 148 176 665
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 153 182 682
Cyber Security 187 212 714
Computer Engineering 171 198 727
Game Design and Development 206 239 810
Machine Learning 179 210 846
Robotics 168 200 884

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Maryland, Baltimore

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Actuarial Science 141 160 346
Atomic and Molecular physics 103 122 365
Project Management 119 141 405
Human Resource Management 144 166 427
Physics 111 129 450
Optical Engineering 125 145 472
Remote Sensing 142 167 479
Development Studies 148 170 487
Statistics 159 183 496
Interior Design 114 128 538
Business 176 202 538
Graphic Design 179 203 594
Management 196 224 595
Entertainment Industry Business 201 227 622
Aerospace Engineering 199 223 631
Product and Industrial Design 175 200 653
Ecology 188 223 671
Photography 188 224 674
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 172 204 695
Engineering Management 199 227 707
Acoustical Engineering 171 201 716
Engineering 167 196 758
Economics 214 243 779
Reliability and Quality Engineering 178 207 817
Art & Design 249 282 845
Mathematics 221 253 871
Astrophysics and Astronomy 267 297 885
Risk Management 227 258 907
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 234 267 917
Geography and Cartography 212 246 938
Tax Law 299 334 1001
Finance 284 316 1042
Firefighting and Fire Science 207 241 1076
Environmental Science 241 283 1174
Automation and Control engineering 211 246 1318
Environmental Management 279 329 1632