University of South Alabama: Rankings

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The University of South Alabama ranked 245th in the United States and 882nd in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 68 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of South Alabama is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 13,700 publications and 492,180 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 22 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#882 of 14,160In the World
#276 of 2,624In North America
#245 of 2,523In the United States
#4 of 35In Alabama
#1 of 3In Mobile
#189 of 1,002For Respiratory Therapy
#216 of 1,166For Anesthesiology
#220 of 1,003For Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation
#1453 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#1328 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top50%For 65 other topics

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Medicine

The University of South Alabama ranked 143rd for Medicine in the United States and 473rd in the World with 5,774 publications made and 193,990 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Pathology, Anesthesiology, Health Science.

RankRanking
#143 of 1,086In the United States
#160 of 1,156In North America
#473 of 4,839In the World

University of South Alabama
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199092150
199187166
199291174
1993117186
1994109335
1995115204
1996135287
1997148380
1998137254
1999123250
2000121402
200199246
2002100270
2003114313
2004115326
2005145432
2006117479
2007162415
2008137579
2009145596
2010166696
2011175504
2012199599
2013205763
2014213660
2015226863
2016249655
20173091076
2018226474
2019320804
2020318482

Biology

The University of South Alabama ranked 158th for Biology in the United States and 576th in the World with 3,453 publications made and 179,186 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Pharmacology.

RankRanking
#158 of 904In the United States
#178 of 970In North America
#576 of 4,578In the World

University of South Alabama
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199058101
199161128
19925398
199389166
199460164
199555267
199688177
199787287
199890324
199972402
200090407
200165236
200266318
200375640
200483490
200583353
200670368
200789400
200898570
200996713
201099405
2011117383
2012130603
2013117585
2014152958
2015149642
2016153451
2017161698
20181011519
2019153509
2020139255
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation7794220
Pharmacology99113285
Biochemistry122138345
Molecular Biology119134346
Oncology and Cancer research118131436
Microbiology138155518
Virology154172534
Immunology145162537
Bioinformatics and Computational biology169190584
Genetics175196589
Biophysics187208635
Zoology182215652
Neuroscience208235690
Paleontology261297930
Astrobiology338373932
Botany2042421231

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of South Alabama ranked 288th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 838th in the World with 1,629 publications made and 30,420 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, Communications and Public Relations.

RankRanking
#288 of 1,311In the United States
#321 of 1,393In North America
#838 of 5,152In the World

University of South Alabama
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990125
1991187
19922237
19932822
19942123
19953012
19962331
19973338
19982518
19992725
20003041
20012755
20023551
20032751
20044373
20053774
20063166
200749190
20085369
200954184
201055120
20115198
201273133
201393135
201478198
201568187
201678185
201798306
20186396
201982181
20208180

Chemistry

The University of South Alabama ranked 191st for Chemistry in the United States and 938th in the World with 1,335 publications made and 77,919 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#191 of 744In the United States
#218 of 805In North America
#938 of 4,409In the World

University of South Alabama
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902450
19914497
19922434
19934782
19942466
199519111
199649118
199744146
19984185
199943234
200033171
200131148
200243390
200343456
200438221
20053276
200646180
200743102
200829129
20093892
20102370
20113056
201228109
201339199
201438353
201535205
20164097
20172978
201838170
201940158
202038247
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Biochemistry122138345
Environmental Chemistry156189768
Organic Chemistry159181838
Polymer science and Plastics engineering208236948
Inorganic Chemistry1722021082
Materials Science2773171874

Psychology

The University of South Alabama ranked 236th for Psychology in the United States and 595th in the World with 1,323 publications made and 55,270 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Child Psychology, Psychiatry, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#236 of 1,033In the United States
#266 of 1,099In North America
#595 of 3,753In the World

University of South Alabama
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19901314
19911110
19921819
19931626
199414149
19951926
19962057
19973182
19982970
19992472
200031135
20011345
200231100
20032453
200433124
200537198
200631177
200733218
200842302
200934157
201038214
201139215
201254243
201358128
201452185
201560232
201660119
201784232
2018591412
201967204
202087166
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Clinical Psychology194221400
Psychiatry173194406
Sexology229259457
Child Psychology236266501
Social Psychology233262521
Special Education236261531
Organizational / Business / IO Psychology233263557
Education Majors259289606
Social Work313349664
Neuroscience208235690
Occupational Therapy216247724
Cognitive Science315354846

Computer Science

The University of South Alabama ranked 257th for Computer Science in the United States and 1039th in the World with 1,157 publications made and 24,788 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Computer Vision, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science.

RankRanking
#257 of 897In the United States
#292 of 967In North America
#1039 of 4,494In the World

University of South Alabama
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199041
1991102
199297
199373
199453
19951921
1996107
19971732
19981727
1999165
20001646
20012073
20022464
20032519
20044870
20055673
20063874
20073832
200846103
200936109
20105471
20114949
201244100
201366106
20145796
201561125
201673159
201759181
2018431348
20194288
20206069

Environmental Science

The University of South Alabama ranked 199th for Environmental Science in the United States and 915th in the World with 1,017 publications made and 38,256 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geography and Cartography, Oceanography, Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation, Geology.

RankRanking
#199 of 789In the United States
#238 of 857In North America
#915 of 4,129In the World

University of South Alabama
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199067
1991611
199249
19932313
1994519
1995937
1996936
1997615
1998720
1999728
200011113
20011556
200219104
20032094
200426127
20052366
200638152
200731193
200841116
200936377
201037123
201134156
201247198
201358133
201457225
201552141
201648161
201746105
201864153
201974337
202066133
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation7794220
Oceanography91111308
Ecology158188523
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science185219754
Environmental Chemistry156189768
Mining Engineering144175805
Geography and Cartography202236859
Paleontology261297930
Geology224265938
Environmental Management2553011400

Engineering

The University of South Alabama ranked 259th for Engineering in the United States and 1555th in the World with 970 publications made and 19,102 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Engineering Management, Aerospace Engineering.

RankRanking
#259 of 781In the United States
#298 of 846In North America
#1555 of 4,716In the World

University of South Alabama
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199073
1991112
1992104
19931714
19941110
19951317
19962335
19971728
1998266
19991654
2000146
2001114
20022119
20033126
20042983
20053132
200647131
20073638
20083582
20093892
20102227
20112744
20122051
20134746
201430275
201544137
20166058
201743225
20185085
201950120
202053230

Business

The University of South Alabama ranked 270th for Business in the United States and 905th in the World with 674 publications made and 21,555 citations received. Main research topics: Marketing, Occupational Safety and Health, Management Information Systems, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading.

RankRanking
#270 of 866In the United States
#304 of 932In North America
#905 of 4,080In the World

University of South Alabama
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199031
199183
199240
199376
199459
1995819
1996726
19971330
19981827
19991669
20002384
20011142
20021330
20031329
20041824
20052065
200621113
20071862
20083162
20092897
201019128
20113872
201236154
20133594
20142937
20152448
20162367
201753286
20182954
201937207
20202632
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Real Estate129146317
Occupational Safety and Health160182319
Engineering Management137155424
Advertising267299815
Marketing259293828
Finance257287834
Management Information Systems238270869
Hospitality and Hotel Management144172872
Accounting276305902
Investment Banking and Stock trading256287944

Mathematics

The University of South Alabama ranked 252nd for Mathematics in the United States and 985th in the World with 460 publications made and 13,599 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

RankRanking
#252 of 720In the United States
#286 of 781In North America
#985 of 3,475In the World

University of South Alabama
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199083
199121
199283
199368
199483
199593
19961110
1997116
199893
1999733
20001314
2001856
2002541
200384
200466
200572
20061647
2007915
20082219
20091011
2010126
20111113
20122119
2013215
20141915
201520995
201623168
20171926
20182143
20192148
20202524
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers187206420
Statistics228261785
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics2783141104

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the University of South Alabama

SpecialityUnited StatesNorth AmericaWorld Rank
Singing and Vocal Performance125147338
Graphic Design144165433
Photography184213609
Performing arts279318780
Nuclear Physics201229880
Art & Design270304900
Economics3213611171
Atomic and Molecular physics2532881280
Quantum and Particle physics2552921341
Physics2793211617