University of South Florida: Rankings

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The University of South Florida ranked 73rd in the United States and 139th in the World 2021 overall rankings, plus got TOP 100 in 40 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the University of South Florida is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 76,514 publications and 2,902,614 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 133 notable alumni .

RankRanking
#139 of 14,160In the World
#83 of 2,624In North America
#73 of 2,523In the United States
#4 of 110In Florida
#1 of 4In Tampa
#39 of 1,059For Forensic Science
#42 of 1,367For Clinical Psychology
#55 of 1,112For Gerontology
#442 of 8,209For Alumni Impact
#116 of 14,160For Non-academic Prominence
Top100For 37 other topics

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Medicine

The University of South Florida ranked 61st for Medicine in the United States and 112th in the World with 31,747 publications made and 1,390,930 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Surgery, Health Science, Immunology, Clinical Psychology.

RankRanking
#61 of 1,086In the United States
#69 of 1,156In North America
#112 of 4,839In the World

University of South Florida
Medicine Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990248244
1991330526
1992345676
1993381569
1994355525
1995391611
19964591026
19974111382
19984492561
19994631975
20005782325
20014701587
20025561999
20036473278
20046693252
20058223808
20068353744
20079874406
200810175486
200910825328
201011977520
201112916995
201214549325
201314997532
201415897713
2015170410407
201617579878
201717179651
2018153910231
201916936554
202021277383

Biology

The University of South Florida ranked 89th for Biology in the United States and 201st in the World with 15,586 publications made and 880,412 citations received. Main research topics: Oncology and Cancer research, Immunology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Pharmacology.

RankRanking
#89 of 904In the United States
#100 of 970In North America
#201 of 4,578In the World

University of South Florida
Biology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990134172
1991163288
1992159298
1993169312
1994173291
1995184472
1996229569
1997221894
1998229996
19992711397
20002951509
20013011320
20023261825
20033381793
20043902314
20054282204
20064592258
20074762483
20084763362
20095073141
20105744710
20116383795
20127997114
20137285239
20147795176
20157936901
20168356632
20177855876
20186545779
20197524191
20208704389

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The University of South Florida ranked 65th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 130th in the World with 13,268 publications made and 349,849 citations received. Main research topics: Demography, Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, History.

RankRanking
#65 of 1,311In the United States
#75 of 1,393In North America
#130 of 5,152In the World

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

YearPublicationsCitations
199010744
19919286
1992121152
1993113145
1994109147
1995119157
1996126165
1997155412
1998158197
1999145321
2000196500
2001194346
2002213661
2003309716
20043471014
20053551424
20063911146
20074751459
20085911371
20095491696
20105901961
20116121940
20125861673
20137762150
20147272036
20156962015
20166392487
20176412582
20185982774
20195981521
20207331702

Psychology

The University of South Florida ranked 58th for Psychology in the United States and 79th in the World with 10,614 publications made and 565,676 citations received. Main research topics: Clinical Psychology, Social Psychology, Psychiatry, Child Psychology, Education Majors.

RankRanking
#58 of 1,033In the United States
#64 of 1,099In North America
#79 of 3,753In the World

University of South Florida
Psychology Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199071114
199179174
1992121446
199396256
199490269
199582271
1996102267
1997121562
19981221623
1999136678
2000154708
20011641538
20021701120
20032191262
20042841537
20053152119
20063251961
20073731759
20084532263
20094642302
20104952697
20115342453
20125343106
20136042543
20145682368
20156082625
20165762052
20174971904
20184171934
20194011127
2020474941

Engineering

The University of South Florida ranked 85th for Engineering in the United States and 299th in the World with 9,091 publications made and 224,431 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Electronic Engineering, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Computer Networking.

RankRanking
#85 of 781In the United States
#96 of 846In North America
#299 of 4,716In the World

University of South Florida
Engineering Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19906531
19917474
19927128
19938952
19948787
19957359
1996115132
1997109149
1998106125
199999163
2000113239
2001126651
2002142271
2003195481
2004278653
2005295691
2006342656
2007335664
2008336792
2009367915
20104001265
20114071389
20124161265
20134721660
20144801628
20154961576
20165011908
20174901512
20184932155
20195202148
20204681652

Computer Science

The University of South Florida ranked 69th for Computer Science in the United States and 167th in the World with 7,357 publications made and 308,260 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Computer Vision.

RankRanking
#69 of 897In the United States
#81 of 967In North America
#167 of 4,494In the World

University of South Florida
Computer Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19906242
199157110
199291160
199368183
199484146
199587557
199689249
199791244
1998122357
1999105244
2000122372
2001112267
20021311196
2003166619
2004228932
2005192699
2006212888
20072231065
20082721397
20092581201
20102861077
20113191050
20123532099
20133411757
20143861605
20153661693
20163853011
20173971910
20183691642
20194171547
20204481075

Chemistry

The University of South Florida ranked 98th for Chemistry in the United States and 358th in the World with 7,104 publications made and 243,143 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Biochemistry, Nanotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Inorganic Chemistry.

RankRanking
#98 of 744In the United States
#113 of 805In North America
#358 of 4,409In the World

University of South Florida
Chemistry Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199076202
19918385
19926487
199389134
19947265
199570137
199691177
199792196
199862117
199977236
2000112328
20011381212
2002134486
2003138304
2004209611
2005212586
2006218423
2007270787
2008228652
2009254788
2010265954
20112881139
20123141277
20133381129
20143311721
20153501659
20163821651
20173441533
20183161610
20193631607
20203391295

Physics

The University of South Florida ranked 105th for Physics in the United States and 389th in the World with 5,547 publications made and 142,516 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Nanotechnology, Optical Engineering, Biophysics, Condensed Matter Physics.

RankRanking
#105 of 746In the United States
#117 of 807In North America
#389 of 4,160In the World

University of South Florida
Physics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903016
19915517
19924217
19934525
19945258
19953936
19965475
19975045
19984467
199949131
200051196
200173558
200285157
200391151
2004162338
2005182360
2006193408
2007198388
2008200390
2009224586
2010214588
2011238832
2012280924
20133141024
20142841337
20153191733
20163171194
20172931036
20183081398
20193331354
20203111134

Environmental Science

The University of South Florida ranked 85th for Environmental Science in the United States and 242nd in the World with 5,332 publications made and 192,598 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geology, Geography and Cartography, Oceanography, Environmental Management.

RankRanking
#85 of 789In the United States
#104 of 857In North America
#242 of 4,129In the World

University of South Florida
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
199042174
19913971
19923481
199341117
19945069
199552156
199647178
199750211
199853187
199966199
200059171
200187268
200288449
200397266
2004154371
2005152487
2006156369
2007180685
2008192685
2009205639
2010235866
2011241979
20122681264
20132561065
20142711043
20152991061
20162461074
20172951356
20182451399
20192891234
2020303794

Business

The University of South Florida ranked 79th for Business in the United States and 171st in the World with 4,356 publications made and 137,975 citations received. Main research topics: Occupational Safety and Health, Public Policy / Administration, Management Information Systems, Management, Marketing.

RankRanking
#79 of 866In the United States
#91 of 932In North America
#171 of 4,080In the World

University of South Florida
Business Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19903525
19912019
19923837
199335112
19943845
199537123
19964537
19973790
199861228
19995386
200081171
200179221
200284231
2003104374
2004128434
2005133292
2006117387
2007167924
2008168565
2009167570
2010207773
2011219592
2012205465
2013339944
2014280875
2015249631
2016227669
2017208738
2018160612
2019175831
2020193649

Mathematics

The University of South Florida ranked 76th for Mathematics in the United States and 162nd in the World with 3,072 publications made and 105,257 citations received. Main research topics: Math Teachers, Statistics, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Blockchain and Cryptography, Applied Mathematics.

RankRanking
#76 of 720In the United States
#89 of 781In North America
#162 of 3,475In the World

University of South Florida
Mathematics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
19902011
19911510
19922635
199321107
19942119
19953062
19963443
19973768
19983982
19995691
20004298
20014795
200257204
200383319
200497248
200577494
200690506
200799375
2008110332
2009105560
2010133326
2011136723
2012134382
2013144573
2014131410
2015144424
2016147605
2017173508
2018152885
2019165494
2020159410
SpecialityUnited States rankNorth America rankWorld rank
Math Teachers353749
Statistics6880126
Actuarial Science7280128
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics8194177
Operations Research6580214
Applied Mathematics86104316
Blockchain and Cryptography107123348

Economics

The University of South Florida ranked 87th for Economics in the United States and 205th in the World with 2,074 publications made and 63,797 citations received. Main research topics: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics, Development Studies, Finance, Investment Banking and Stock trading, Actuarial Science.

RankRanking
#87 of 690In the United States
#100 of 753In North America
#205 of 3,117In the World

University of South Florida
Economics Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990136
19911714
19922011
19932121
19941912
19952231
19962125
19972426
19982981
19993133
200034117
20013779
20023986
200349137
200461144
200552131
200665397
200770375
200879189
2009100322
201096254
2011105571
2012121182
2013101333
2014112458
2015118257
2016109484
2017122260
201878203
201966216
202095181

Art & Design

The University of South Florida ranked 52nd for Art & Design in the United States and 94th in the World with 1,957 publications made and 44,889 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
#52 of 731In the United States
#58 of 796In North America
#94 of 2,801In the World

University of South Florida
Art & Design Publications & Citations

YearPublicationsCitations
1990174
19911642
1992187
19931219
1994107
199520392
19962213
19972331
19982135
19992172
20002842
20011950
20023060
20038543
20049154
20057395
20066978
200772190
2008110286
200982178
201090300
201176109
201280168
201383439
20148798
2015116114
201678117
201785145
201873121
20198288
20207548