University of Northern Iowa: Rankings

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The University of Northern Iowa ranked 292nd in the United States and 1057th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 37 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of Northern Iowa is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 5,169 publications and 133,303 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 61 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#1057 of 14,160In the World
#324 of 2,624In North America
#292 of 2,523In the United States
#3 of 39In Iowa
#107 of 1,006For Early Childhood Education
#172 of 1,019For Special Education
#208 of 1,069For Social Work
#1173 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#684 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 34 other topics

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Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of Northern Iowa ranked 232nd for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 645th in the World with 2,018 publications made and 46,960 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Education Majors, Political Science, Demography, Communications and Public Relations.

RankRanking
#232 of 1,311In the United States
#260 of 1,393In North America
#645 of 5,152In the World

University of Northern Iowa
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901510
1991225
19922211
19932511
19942927
19952629
19965256
19973552
199837113
19993944
200039145
20013998
200243149
200343132
200454159
200541124
200650132
200774157
200877315
200965135
201059252
201171111
20125062
20138859
2014104148
201511794
20167790
201788108
20187584
20198457
20208648

Psychology

The University of Northern Iowa ranked 212th for Psychology in the United States and 512th in the World with 1,464 publications made and 62,536 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Special Education.

RankRanking
#212 of 1,033In the United States
#240 of 1,099In North America
#512 of 3,753In the World

University of Northern Iowa
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990127
19911721
19922217
19932052
19942633
19952896
19962440
19972585
199832109
19992558
200024155
200133168
200236150
200335199
200434169
200540220
200634193
200749219
200858418
200954212
201049135
201147118
20124776
201359106
201471282
20157070
201654118
20175176
20184477
20194697
20204178
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Special Education90100172
Social Work100113208
Education Majors123137268
Sexology187215367
Social Psychology190215381
Child Psychology190217386
Clinical Psychology208235431
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology218248511
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution203234588
Psychiatry241270641
Cognitive Science288327759

Medicine

The University of Northern Iowa ranked 288th for Medicine in the United States and 1201st in the World with 913 publications made and 29,323 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Clinical Psychology, Sports / Exercise science, Public Health, Psychiatry.

RankRanking
#288 of 1,086In the United States
#322 of 1,156In North America
#1201 of 4,839In the World

University of Northern Iowa
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199096
199194
19921023
19931112
19942129
19951949
19961531
19971537
19981627
19992334
200020147
200118119
200226143
20033297
20042060
20052465
20062184
20072364
200843156
200934148
20102970
20113450
20122835
20132540
201447117
20154535
20163642
20172949
20183452
201939109
20204682
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Social Work100113208
Clinical Psychology208235431
Sports / Exercise science167192490
Psychiatry241270641
Gerontology247279699
Health Science251274727
Audiology255287800
Public Health267300919
Physical Therapy3173551120

Business

The University of Northern Iowa ranked 260th for Business in the United States and 842nd in the World with 635 publications made and 21,701 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Public Policy / Administration, Management Information Systems, Occupational Safety and Health, Advertising.

RankRanking
#260 of 866In the United States
#292 of 932In North America
#842 of 4,080In the World

University of Northern Iowa
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199076
199182
1992108
1993729
19941154
19951643
19961345
19971343
19981232
19991922
20001728
2001415
200213140
20031615
20042254
20052265
200620126
20072586
20083191
20092138
201020109
20112379
20121510
20133735
20142821
20153842
20163328
20172148
20181764
20191513
202027107
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Real Estate174195467
Public Policy / Administration224254604
Tax Law220250619
Occupational Safety and Health248278636
Advertising239269662
Marketing226254666
Entertainment Industry Business228258700
Accounting238265741
Management Information Systems221253810
Actuarial Science280311930

Mathematics

The University of Northern Iowa ranked 215th for Mathematics in the United States and 799th in the World with 576 publications made and 14,936 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Statistics, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#215 of 720In the United States
#246 of 781In North America
#799 of 3,475In the World

University of Northern Iowa
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199055
199170
1992157
199361
199467
1995116
19961619
199748
19981753
1999810
20001044
2001818
20021223
2003923
20041635
20051347
20061526
200722131
200825167
20091556
20101224
20111734
20121821
20132223
20142122
20153111
20162115
20171113
2018137
2019104
20202026
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers110121212
Actuarial Science280311930
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics253286958
Statistics2703101038

Economics

The University of Northern Iowa ranked 265th for Economics in the United States and 961st in the World with 351 publications made and 7,554 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Political Economy, Actuarial Science, International Relations and Diplomacy.

RankRanking
#265 of 690In the United States
#299 of 753In North America
#961 of 3,117In the World

University of Northern Iowa
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199075
199121
199271
199361
1994613
199572
1996913
199728
199864
199988
2000817
2001413
200232
200365
20041351
20051412
20061388
20071744
20081644
200954
20101169
20111718
201261
2013124
2014157
20152610
20161414
2017921
20181327
201944
2020136
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Political Economy219248589
Development Studies201234725
International Relations and Diplomacy266301752
Actuarial Science280311930
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics253286958

Art & Design

The University of Northern Iowa ranked 238th for Art & Design in the United States and 779th in the World with 305 publications made and 5,403 citations received. Main research topics: Creative Writing, Art History, Multimedia, Literature, Aesthetics.

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

RankRanking
#238 of 731In the United States
#270 of 796In North America
#779 of 2,801In the World

University of Northern Iowa
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199010
199130
199234
199340
199421
199521
199665
199754
199851
199982
200077
200139
2002999
200331
20041214
200571
20061225
20071361
20081321
200978
201073
20111637
20121624
20131411
2014157
2015224
2016204
20171010
201861
2019178
2020152
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Music189217521
Singing and Vocal Performance187214521
Creative Writing210245574
Literature241269608
Aesthetics223255635
Art History277309647
Entertainment Industry Business228258700
Graphic Design210239716
Cinematography234264718
Fashion Design266299722
Performing arts307347867
Multimedia242270869

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of Northern Iowa

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Information Technology174197504
Astrobiology239265637
Evolutionary Biology232262755
Paleontology254290881
Geography and Cartography2492901115
Ecology3273741194
Geology2833281221
Genetics2713041235
Condensed Matter Physics2242571372
Computer Science3473901524
Botany2542961539
Environmental Science3233751569
Biology4144622179
Engineering3594072321
Materials Science3473912427
Physics4094582437
Chemistry4324842758