University of North Carolina Wilmington: Rankings

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The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 291st in the United States and 1055th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 44 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of North Carolina Wilmington is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 7,023 publications and 207,615 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 20 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1055 of 14,160In the World
#323 of 2,624In North America
#291 of 2,523In the United States
#9 of 66In North Carolina
#1 of 2In Wilmington
#145 of 1,003For Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
#175 of 1,013For Oceanography
#293 of 1,006For Early Childhood Education
#1667 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#942 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 41 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 286th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 834th in the World with 1,742 publications made and 31,869 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Demography, Education Majors, Political Science, Communications and Public Relations.

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#286 of 1,311In the United States
#319 of 1,393In North America
#834 of 5,152In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199081
1991155
19921110
19931719
1994123
19951632
1996148
19971828
19982014
19992622
20001551
20012134
20023028
200321150
20044197
20053460
20063874
200747120
200860150
200968145
201075166
201157124
201286167
2013101313
2014100184
2015112226
2016112158
2017103135
20189586
2019103179
2020126140

Environmental Science

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 149th for Environmental Science in the United States and 647th in the World with 1,701 publications made and 65,538 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Oceanography, Geology, Geography and Cartography, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation.

RankRanking
#149 of 789In the United States
#178 of 857In North America
#647 of 4,129In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199064
19911032
199244
1993698
19941024
19951273
19961061
19971236
19981634
199925120
20001778
20012473
200243170
200331140
200434106
200546232
200665347
200756246
200861363
200973270
201074282
201162260
201280237
201399382
201498369
2015115345
2016110445
201793299
201869197
201999296
202097257

Psychology

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 242nd for Psychology in the United States and 608th in the World with 1,359 publications made and 54,172 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Child Psychology, Education Majors, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#242 of 1,033In the United States
#272 of 1,099In North America
#608 of 3,753In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199064
19911238
19921339
19931517
19942096
19951958
19961623
19971949
19981439
19991726
20001758
20011754
20022049
200324240
200435169
200529180
200633154
200743175
200853182
200964363
201052302
201152184
201266272
201375349
201472213
201581212
201679150
201758141
20186467
20195270
20207464
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work166188350
Education Majors176194398
Special Education188210403
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology197225450
Social Psychology217245474
Child Psychology229259492
Cognitive Science206236522
Sexology287319602
Clinical Psychology270302641
Psychiatry275309794
Neuroscience263295961

Medicine

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 319th for Medicine in the United States and 1314th in the World with 1,296 publications made and 26,792 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Clinical Psychology, Public Health, Nursing, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#319 of 1,086In the United States
#356 of 1,156In North America
#1314 of 4,839In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990810
19911124
1992610
19931212
19941113
19951311
1996127
19971521
19981319
1999715
20001022
20012044
20022026
200320105
20043278
20052985
20062857
20072576
200845119
200934109
20104080
201150132
201254219
201362178
201473176
201579206
201670173
201786277
201884140
201990115
2020121188
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work166188350
Nursing212237570
Clinical Psychology270302641
Gerontology258291747
Healthcare Management (MHA)251284760
Psychiatry275309794
Health Science276301831
Anatomy and Physiology222248833
Public Health254286858
Family medicine274301880
Physical Therapy3794221424

Biology

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 258th for Biology in the United States and 1273rd in the World with 1,195 publications made and 40,596 citations received. Main research topics: Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Zoology, Botany, Biochemistry, Paleontology.

RankRanking
#258 of 904In the United States
#291 of 970In North America
#1273 of 4,578In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901317
1991813
199266
1993911
19941212
1995932
19961233
19971120
19981228
1999743
20001325
20012037
200227134
200328132
20043186
200538192
200641126
200744198
200856384
200945198
201051146
201153162
201266183
201358183
201451172
201571153
201654191
201769195
201853149
201959172
202061169
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation5265145
Zoology129151419
Paleontology161190570
Evolutionary Biology212240659
Animal Science149176670
Botany128154749
Biophysics216242817
Astrobiology321355880
Neuroscience263295961
Biochemistry2622921241

Computer Science

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 279th for Computer Science in the United States and 1152nd in the World with 771 publications made and 22,740 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Multimedia, Cognitive Science, Management Information Systems, Neuroscience.

RankRanking
#279 of 897In the United States
#316 of 967In North America
#1152 of 4,494In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199014
199124
199246
199330
1994629
1995515
1996819
1997916
1998611
199984
2000845
2001128
20021155
20031651
20041849
20052369
20062564
20072382
200833100
200939210
201038195
201159191
201247116
201346108
201446111
20154562
20163223
20173576
201831118
20194062
202049177
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Multimedia128148395
Cognitive Science206236522
Information Technology209237648
Management Information Systems219251802
Neuroscience263295961
Artificial Intelligence (AI)2813161519

Business

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 241st for Business in the United States and 791st in the World with 743 publications made and 34,365 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Management Information Systems, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Public Policy / Administration.

RankRanking
#241 of 866In the United States
#273 of 932In North America
#791 of 4,080In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199154
1992632
1993755
199411189
19951172
1996731
19971023
19981290
19991753
20001134
2001944
20021661
200316125
20041736
200523111
20061952
20072033
20082962
200938189
201037127
201147148
201236155
201340126
20143593
201561136
20163890
20173657
20183558
201934106
20203582

Mathematics

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 233rd for Mathematics in the United States and 887th in the World with 459 publications made and 12,522 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#233 of 720In the United States
#266 of 781In North America
#887 of 3,475In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990718
199151
199220
199361
1994535
1995517
199677
1997714
1998633
199964
200052
2001920
200255
200371
20041118
2005718
200687
20071210
20081654
20092867
20101934
20112455
201222131
201322220
20142258
20151643
20162641
20172134
20182054
20192117
20202235
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers141154287
Actuarial Science272300865
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics257290971
Statistics2783191082

Art & Design

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 198th for Art & Design in the United States and 670th in the World with 375 publications made and 6,805 citations received. Main research topics: Multimedia, Creative Writing, Art History, Graphic Design, Aesthetics.

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

RankRanking
#198 of 731In the United States
#227 of 796In North America
#670 of 2,801In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199020
199110
199220
199320
199433
199535
199650
199730
199814
199941
200010
200140
200270
20036107
200462
20051320
2006813
2007917
20082429
20092157
20102134
20112552
20122332
201322117
20142335
2015166
2016225
20172215
2018249
20191415
2020156
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Graphic Design126145372
Cinematography128148376
Multimedia128148395
Entertainment Industry Business156182449
Fashion Design197227536
Creative Writing211246576
Performing arts239272650
Aesthetics235268671
Art History299332692
Music249281721

Economics

The University of North Carolina Wilmington ranked 282nd for Economics in the United States and 1038th in the World with 307 publications made and 7,142 citations received. Main research topics: Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies, Political Economy.

RankRanking
#282 of 690In the United States
#321 of 753In North America
#1038 of 3,117In the World

University of North Carolina Wilmington
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199000
199110
199200
199371
199400
199525
1996219
1997517
19981124
1999920
200042
200153
200262
200368
2004718
2005617
200697
200788
20081626
2009919
20101773
20112178
20121335
20131878
20141754
20151922
20161742
20172324
20181118
2019109
20201319
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Finance214242656
Investment Banking and Stock trading229259805
Political Economy317355829
Actuarial Science272300865
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics257290971
Development Studies2893251078

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of North Carolina Wilmington

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Computational Chemistry163186718
Nuclear Physics214243920
Quantum and Particle physics2392761294
Chemistry3033451909
Physics4114602445
Engineering4074582572