University of Nevada - Reno: Rankings

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The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 136th in the United States and 403rd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 176 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Nevada - Reno is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 29,505 publications and 1,008,240 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 112 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#403 of 14,160In the World
#157 of 2,624In North America
#136 of 2,523In the United States
#1 of 10In Nevada
#69 of 1,003For Earth science and Geophysics
#105 of 1,021For Entomology
#140 of 1,023For Archaeology
#534 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#375 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 173 other topics

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Medicine

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 152nd for Medicine in the United States and 514th in the World with 5,534 publications made and 221,934 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Health Science, Surgery, Immunology, Anatomy and Physiology.

RankRanking
#152 of 1,086In the United States
#169 of 1,156In North America
#514 of 4,839In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19907081
19915978
199252104
199371157
19947292
199579142
199679181
199792179
199892173
199997215
200094251
2001109319
2002115413
2003132418
2004143803
2005169634
2006156992
2007179720
20082281108
2009202900
2010249858
20111951099
20122001522
2013231939
20142251143
20152771138
20162752317
2017268890
2018257743
2019271793
20203341194

Biology

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 138th for Biology in the United States and 449th in the World with 5,379 publications made and 290,842 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Botany, Genetics, Immunology, Molecular Biology.

RankRanking
#138 of 904In the United States
#156 of 970In North America
#449 of 4,578In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199097152
199177129
199270237
199393222
199473216
199577228
199678315
199797302
1998104367
199994414
200097356
2001109602
2002129466
2003120397
2004140994
2005139725
2006159895
20071641106
20081991432
20092151152
20101981266
2011201932
20121951647
2013196740
20141991149
20152331348
20162562897
2017236762
2018193646
2019221678
2020283964

Environmental Science

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 84th for Environmental Science in the United States and 241st in the World with 5,323 publications made and 209,605 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Earth science and Geophysics, Environmental Management.

RankRanking
#84 of 789In the United States
#103 of 857In North America
#241 of 4,129In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904772
19916387
19924886
199355160
199460139
199565126
199663138
199776171
199884221
199974259
2000100391
200199528
2002107506
2003129535
2004127719
2005124610
2006180900
2007158765
2008204872
2009180737
2010194882
2011191659
2012196679
2013219814
2014238778
20152881213
20162881231
20172941196
2018220822
20192901324
20203111166

Engineering

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 126th for Engineering in the United States and 531st in the World with 5,159 publications made and 121,353 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Structural Engineering, Automation and Control engineering, Geotechnical Engineering.

RankRanking
#126 of 781In the United States
#150 of 846In North America
#531 of 4,716In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903929
19914739
19925143
19934142
19944940
19954831
19965443
199758105
19985356
199976160
20006496
200173163
200285214
2003115221
2004123244
2005156365
2006176521
2007187470
2008210625
2009199709
2010233758
2011212551
2012199574
2013199663
2014238703
2015255768
2016300960
2017257940
2018304889
20193241158
20203571003

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 160th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 396th in the World with 4,634 publications made and 96,987 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, History.

RankRanking
#160 of 1,311In the United States
#183 of 1,393In North America
#396 of 5,152In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19904635
19915136
19923943
19934741
19944066
19955260
19966152
199755115
19986881
19996888
200057105
200174115
200289325
200393262
200491500
2005115262
2006108409
2007127360
2008153397
2009137337
2010200396
2011176302
2012174371
2013228337
2014167440
2015219464
2016243500
2017240497
2018250710
2019297765
2020365612

Chemistry

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 121st for Chemistry in the United States and 530th in the World with 4,382 publications made and 168,125 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Petrology and Geochemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#121 of 744In the United States
#140 of 805In North America
#530 of 4,409In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19906986
199161103
19926584
199360106
19944980
199576128
199662128
199771154
199857163
199971250
200073183
200178200
2002100301
2003112281
2004117809
2005128599
2006167777
2007177682
2008166669
2009172850
2010141729
2011157584
2012133544
2013156552
2014163571
2015169654
2016180779
2017155514
2018194661
2019201765
2020255774

Physics

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 128th for Physics in the United States and 544th in the World with 4,093 publications made and 109,141 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Atomic and Molecular physics, Optical Engineering, Biophysics, Nanotechnology.

RankRanking
#128 of 746In the United States
#148 of 807In North America
#544 of 4,160In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903964
19915664
19924959
19934487
19943942
19954259
19963738
19974683
19984261
199966140
200071114
200166107
200296212
2003105261
2004123311
2005162395
2006173546
2007173405
2008182627
2009201547
2010178485
2011163476
2012147412
2013160382
2014176579
2015181602
2016184699
2017144376
2018183761
2019186719
2020255876
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Biophysics101110226
Atomic and Molecular physics7990260
Astrobiology114127276
Astrophysics and Astronomy125141410
Nuclear Physics120135434
Applied/Engineering Physics124142481
Optical Engineering139163556
Nanotechnology135150564
Medical Physics173193579
Materials Science119138587
Quantum and Particle physics151177727
Condensed Matter Physics174198925

Psychology

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 138th for Psychology in the United States and 271st in the World with 3,260 publications made and 159,609 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Science, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#138 of 1,033In the United States
#157 of 1,099In North America
#271 of 3,753In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902827
19913147
199229103
19932879
19943579
19953189
199635147
199746119
199856109
199954224
200058199
200161136
200282351
200390364
200494867
2005101441
200686681
2007116734
2008105283
200996401
2010149590
20111271276
20121471329
20131441055
2014143523
2015153462
2016150538
2017141375
2018154426
2019173531
2020193578
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Clinical Psychology101115180
Cognitive Science88102183
Social Work96106190
Social Psychology127146224
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology123137224
Education Majors105118228
Special Education118134242
Sexology143164261
Child Psychology154176291
Psychiatry127143292
Neuroscience123139328
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution220252622
Occupational Therapy210241715

Computer Science

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 135th for Computer Science in the United States and 434th in the World with 3,139 publications made and 112,379 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cognitive Science, Computer Vision, Neuroscience, Robotics.

RankRanking
#135 of 897In the United States
#156 of 967In North America
#434 of 4,494In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902113
19911220
19921890
1993138
1994939
19952223
199618107
199726135
19983751
199938115
20003171
200150140
200260255
200356154
200469467
200584189
200676338
200799392
2008107234
2009113488
2010158367
2011147585
2012129918
2013156971
2014121459
2015162446
20161942207
2017202756
2018214672
20192471033
2020251757

Mathematics

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 144th for Mathematics in the United States and 462nd in the World with 1,191 publications made and 32,357 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics.

RankRanking
#144 of 720In the United States
#166 of 781In North America
#462 of 3,475In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
19911011
199295
19931712
199498
19951635
19962446
19972535
19982550
19991377
20002194
200141101
200227113
20032829
20043166
20053495
200634278
20073963
20084998
20093482
20105136
201149102
20124291
20135174
20142767
201536125
201652127
201769232
201868175
201979183
202078150
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers112124217
Actuarial Science160180403
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics132153407
Statistics150172420
Blockchain and Cryptography136161541
Applied Mathematics150176656
Operations Research193225767

Art & Design

The University of Nevada - Reno ranked 132nd for Art & Design in the United States and 403rd in the World with 701 publications made and 10,491 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Art History, Creative Writing, Literature, 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
#132 of 731In the United States
#154 of 796In North America
#403 of 2,801In the World

University of Nevada - Reno
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199029
199141
199250
199320
1994315
199561
199687
1997867
199851
199998
2000816
200172
2002712
20031714
2004156
2005209
2006203
200732111
20083780
20092528
20104954
20114357
2012218
20133729
201436109
20153047
20163948
20173346
20184290
20193548
20204676
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Game Design and Development6481191
UX/UI Desgin8498284
Entertainment Industry Business117136289
Aesthetics119139319
Literature130149322
Photography116133336
Art History154179346
Animation105121348
Multimedia121141356
Graphic Design142162427
Performing arts155183438
Interior Design112126474
Fashion Design172198475
Illustration and Concept Art143167541
Creative Writing203235549
Sculpture158183580
Painting and Drawing158183580
Landscape Architecture120138580
Music217247624
Architecture139163645
Computer Graphics172202726
Cinematography255287810

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Nevada - Reno

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Supply Chain Management85100280
Tax Law155175359
Advertising165186383
Environmental Economics88112427
Human Resource Management161184450
Project Management142166469
Agricultural Economics118137474
Marketing174199490
Economics166191504
Management180208513
Finance183209530
Business183209536
Entrepreneurship181209546
Real Estate201225579
Development Studies183209616
Accounting211234622
Hospitality and Hotel Management119143643
Risk Management192220710
Investment Banking and Stock trading219247725
International Business236268894