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The University of the Pacific ranked 316th in the United States, 1246th in the global 2023 rating, and scored in the TOP 50% across 83 research topics. The University of the Pacific ranking is based on 3 factors: research output (EduRank's index has 6,093 academic publications and 101,744 citations attributed to the university), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 74 notable alumni.

Ranking Category
#1246 of 14,131 In the World
#353 of 2,597 In North America
#316 of 2,496 In the United States
#35 of 249 In California
#1 of 3 In Stockton
#208 of 2,109 For Dentistry
#213 of 1,911 For Orthodontics
#363 of 1,033 For International Law
#761 of 7,446 For Alumni Impact
#1014 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 80 other topics

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Medicine rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 283rd for Medicine in the United States and 1221st in the World with 3,347 publications made and 59,535 citations received. Main research topics: Pathology, Psychiatry, Dentistry, Surgery, Orthodontics.

Medicine ranking Location
#283 of 1,495 In the United States
#316 of 1,578 In North America
#1221 of 6,552 In the World

University of the Pacific
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Medicine publications Medicine citations
1990 25 197
1991 38 218
1992 34 230
1993 34 229
1994 38 213
1995 54 257
1996 35 256
1997 47 318
1998 59 344
1999 67 342
2000 48 418
2001 71 525
2002 97 666
2003 59 737
2004 74 816
2005 75 931
2006 80 1070
2007 88 1113
2008 81 1306
2009 105 1511
2010 103 1639
2011 94 1874
2012 87 2059
2013 101 2241
2014 118 2521
2015 94 2802
2016 113 2667
2017 153 2890
2018 154 2805
2019 126 3389
2020 159 4238
2021 230 5777
2022 183 5813

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Medicine.

Medicine subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Dentistry 69 77 208
Orthodontics 71 81 213
Family medicine 191 212 602
Medical Physics 179 201 646
Health Science 239 262 652
Paramedicine and Emergency medicine 293 326 843
Dermatology 179 197 874
Critical Care Nursing 227 246 877
Pharmacology 206 227 910
Healthcare Management (MHA) 306 341 958
Nursing 320 355 976
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 288 319 982
Anesthesiology 230 255 986
Surgery 237 261 1026
Radiation Therapy 233 259 1075
Pharmacy 207 236 1153
Radiology and Nuclear medicine 263 289 1160
Sports Medicine 328 367 1160
Cardiology 281 308 1185
Clinical Psychology 416 461 1220
Anatomy and Physiology 278 310 1229
Physical Therapy 322 359 1233
Audiology 361 400 1234
Psychiatry 334 371 1265
Oncology and Cancer research 275 306 1316
Pathology 277 311 1323
Virology 285 316 1344
Gerontology 440 486 1381
Public Health 354 396 1446
Gastroenterology and Hepatology 269 291 1506
Immunology 309 341 1561
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN) 299 329 1630

Biology rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 330th for Biology in the United States and 1779th in the World with 3,164 publications made and 67,511 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Genetics, Paleontology, Pharmacology, Neuroscience.

Biology ranking Location
#330 of 1,528 In the United States
#369 of 1,613 In North America
#1779 of 6,663 In the World

University of the Pacific
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Biology publications Biology citations
1990 24 223
1991 38 254
1992 30 256
1993 37 235
1994 27 225
1995 49 263
1996 35 265
1997 45 342
1998 51 344
1999 60 367
2000 46 431
2001 56 556
2002 78 666
2003 53 772
2004 58 824
2005 67 1018
2006 77 1116
2007 97 1187
2008 67 1391
2009 103 1623
2010 103 1813
2011 116 2054
2012 101 2301
2013 105 2639
2014 116 2881
2015 93 3272
2016 119 3273
2017 134 3422
2018 134 3383
2019 122 4180
2020 150 4997
2021 200 6408
2022 150 6244

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Biology.

Biology subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Biophysics 207 231 718
Pharmacology 206 227 910
Bioethics/Medical Ethics 288 319 982
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 253 279 1102
Zoology 286 325 1201
Molecular Biology 271 301 1285
Oncology and Cancer research 275 306 1316
Virology 285 316 1344
Biotechnology 260 291 1410
Genetics 299 334 1489
Microbiology 260 290 1509
Immunology 309 341 1561
Neuroscience 414 458 1621
Biochemistry 305 343 1658
Paleontology 334 381 1739
Evolutionary Biology 414 461 1795
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 426 474 1917
Nanotechnology 282 321 1959
Nutrition and Food Science 283 324 2114
Botany 402 450 2280
Agricultural Science 465 522 2935

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 424th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1788th in the World with 2,864 publications made and 35,051 citations received. Main research topics: Political Science, Law, Sociology, Philosophy, History.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences ranking Location
#424 of 1,689 In the United States
#472 of 1,780 In North America
#1788 of 6,939 In the World

University of the Pacific
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Liberal Arts & Social Sciences publications Liberal Arts & Social Sciences citations
1990 19 85
1991 30 66
1992 25 92
1993 27 90
1994 35 81
1995 41 145
1996 39 130
1997 45 144
1998 69 204
1999 51 164
2000 51 209
2001 50 280
2002 67 359
2003 42 418
2004 68 465
2005 65 573
2006 65 610
2007 86 722
2008 95 840
2009 111 903
2010 124 1101
2011 131 1222
2012 102 1413
2013 141 1542
2014 139 1745
2015 83 1940
2016 89 1866
2017 108 1927
2018 107 1843
2019 113 2296
2020 99 2753
2021 141 3671
2022 112 3498

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences.

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
International Law 128 147 363
Military science 311 340 628
Law Enforcement 302 335 722
Human Rights Law 230 262 740
Intellectual Property and Patent Law 228 257 801
Criminology and Criminal Justice 392 430 811
Early Childhood Education 367 403 830
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 277 314 922
Art History 385 422 1028
Public Policy / Administration 357 397 1032
Communications and Public Relations 372 414 1040
Library and Information science 369 404 1049
Education Majors 401 442 1179
Gender Studies 510 561 1211
Law 403 446 1364
Anthropology 448 499 1399
Sociology 422 470 1452
Political Science 394 440 1462
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 523 574 1584
Classics and Ancient History 538 581 1675
Demography 404 451 1711
History 435 484 1760
Archaeology 387 434 1787
Linguistics 429 478 1983
Aesthetics 528 585 2027
Philosophy 484 539 2255

Chemistry rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 317th for Chemistry in the United States and 1885th in the World with 2,568 publications made and 61,226 citations received. Main research topics: Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Materials Science, Physical chemistry, Nanotechnology.

Chemistry ranking Location
#317 of 1,357 In the United States
#358 of 1,436 In North America
#1885 of 6,327 In the World

University of the Pacific
Chemistry Publications & Citations

Year Chemistry publications Chemistry citations
1990 19 170
1991 33 198
1992 24 196
1993 26 183
1994 24 187
1995 39 215
1996 24 220
1997 36 270
1998 40 252
1999 56 286
2000 37 351
2001 52 437
2002 74 541
2003 49 629
2004 46 697
2005 62 833
2006 54 924
2007 73 1002
2008 47 1124
2009 81 1348
2010 85 1550
2011 96 1689
2012 80 1914
2013 87 2305
2014 102 2526
2015 93 2868
2016 92 2991
2017 113 3184
2018 119 3231
2019 92 3924
2020 112 4498
2021 148 5674
2022 107 5423

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Chemistry.

Chemistry subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Pharmacy 207 236 1153
Computational Chemistry 290 329 1576
Environmental Chemistry 254 296 1647
Biochemistry 305 343 1658
Nanotechnology 282 321 1959
Organic Chemistry 308 349 1989
Inorganic Chemistry 299 342 2032
Materials Science 312 354 2050
Nutrition and Food Science 283 324 2114
Physical chemistry 303 348 2122
Chemical Engineering 355 401 2639

Physics rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 334th for Physics in the United States and 2008th in the World with 2,165 publications made and 46,297 citations received. Main research topics: Quantum and Particle physics, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Astrophysics and Astronomy, Nanotechnology.

Physics ranking Location
#334 of 1,426 In the United States
#379 of 1,508 In North America
#2008 of 6,484 In the World

University of the Pacific
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Physics publications Physics citations
1990 18 157
1991 18 152
1992 24 176
1993 22 151
1994 24 151
1995 28 164
1996 24 159
1997 39 206
1998 40 223
1999 41 225
2000 33 282
2001 41 363
2002 56 363
2003 41 397
2004 45 495
2005 54 624
2006 55 743
2007 66 813
2008 52 894
2009 79 1110
2010 86 1293
2011 92 1488
2012 70 1639
2013 66 1933
2014 74 2032
2015 78 2342
2016 75 2350
2017 76 2475
2018 93 2460
2019 89 3011
2020 85 3449
2021 92 4207
2022 87 4080

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Physics.

Physics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Medical Physics 179 201 646
Biophysics 207 231 718
Atomic and Molecular physics 234 266 1130
Theoretical Physics 271 307 1337
Nuclear Physics 289 328 1579
Astrophysics and Astronomy 363 407 1692
Nanotechnology 282 321 1959
Materials Science 312 354 2050
Acoustical Engineering 416 463 2205
Quantum and Particle physics 372 419 2223
Optical Engineering 410 459 2506

Engineering rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 365th for Engineering in the United States and 2299th in the World with 2,047 publications made and 39,682 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Metallurgical Engineering, Optical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nanotechnology.

Engineering ranking Location
#365 of 1,447 In the United States
#413 of 1,531 In North America
#2299 of 6,555 In the World

University of the Pacific
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Engineering publications Engineering citations
1990 15 147
1991 14 125
1992 22 150
1993 17 121
1994 20 133
1995 23 139
1996 24 143
1997 33 172
1998 39 215
1999 42 191
2000 33 264
2001 44 327
2002 50 342
2003 34 378
2004 55 451
2005 47 606
2006 55 721
2007 57 738
2008 44 869
2009 79 1034
2010 82 1194
2011 85 1421
2012 71 1572
2013 79 1855
2014 85 2093
2015 75 2289
2016 75 2368
2017 68 2468
2018 88 2454
2019 80 2919
2020 84 3361
2021 95 4088
2022 77 3958

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Engineering.

Engineering subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Biotechnology 260 291 1410
Nanotechnology 282 321 1959
Materials Science 312 354 2050
Metallurgical Engineering 308 351 2109
Mechanical Engineering 370 414 2159
Structural Engineering 359 403 2172
Acoustical Engineering 416 463 2205
Geotechnical Engineering 353 400 2229
Systems Engineering 418 467 2322
Optical Engineering 410 459 2506
Computer Networking 454 507 2568
Civil Engineering 434 487 2588
Telecommunications 414 465 2605
Aerospace Engineering 465 517 2615
Chemical Engineering 355 401 2639
Electrical Engineering 453 505 2974

Environmental Science rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 381st for Environmental Science in the United States and 2058th in the World with 1,964 publications made and 35,664 citations received. Main research topics: Geology, Geography and Cartography, Paleontology, Ecology, Oceanography.

Environmental Science ranking Location
#381 of 1,534 In the United States
#432 of 1,622 In North America
#2058 of 6,683 In the World

University of the Pacific
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Environmental Science publications Environmental Science citations
1990 8 82
1991 18 103
1992 17 99
1993 14 95
1994 23 93
1995 20 105
1996 13 112
1997 29 135
1998 34 165
1999 27 127
2000 29 178
2001 29 207
2002 41 231
2003 24 298
2004 33 320
2005 45 401
2006 50 499
2007 63 568
2008 55 644
2009 70 793
2010 84 905
2011 92 1177
2012 72 1294
2013 94 1509
2014 93 1848
2015 76 2087
2016 85 2103
2017 90 2276
2018 95 2237
2019 88 2611
2020 82 3206
2021 92 3903
2022 75 3766

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Environmental Science.

Environmental Science subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Environmental Chemistry 254 296 1647
Paleontology 334 381 1739
Wildlife and Fisheries Management & Conservation 426 474 1917
Oceanography 354 405 1968
Geology 363 415 1994
Environmental Management 311 359 2104
Geography and Cartography 399 450 2112
Ecology 399 452 2154
Meteorology and Atmospheric Science 352 399 2163
Geotechnical Engineering 353 400 2229
Earth science and Geophysics 506 559 2858
Agricultural Science 465 522 2935

Computer Science rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 412th for Computer Science in the United States and 2087th in the World with 1,958 publications made and 32,294 citations received. Main research topics: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Neuroscience, Machine Learning, Bioinformatics and Computational biology, Computer Vision.

Computer Science ranking Location
#412 of 1,496 In the United States
#459 of 1,581 In North America
#2087 of 6,597 In the World

University of the Pacific
Computer Science Publications & Citations

Year Computer Science publications Computer Science citations
1990 10 92
1991 12 90
1992 13 87
1993 13 73
1994 23 77
1995 27 87
1996 30 111
1997 32 127
1998 40 161
1999 32 137
2000 25 151
2001 45 246
2002 46 283
2003 39 346
2004 45 373
2005 48 488
2006 45 530
2007 44 606
2008 57 684
2009 76 816
2010 63 866
2011 69 1081
2012 72 1138
2013 66 1310
2014 73 1399
2015 57 1559
2016 60 1559
2017 73 1703
2018 88 1701
2019 84 2172
2020 83 2686
2021 146 3627
2022 127 3649

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Computer Science.

Computer Science subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Library and Information science 369 404 1049
Bioinformatics and Computational biology 253 279 1102
Multimedia 347 386 1329
Neuroscience 414 458 1621
Cognitive Science 437 487 1910
Cyber Security 378 424 2025
Management Information Systems 475 530 2189
Computational Linguistics 383 428 2329
Artificial Intelligence (AI) 422 471 2421
Computer Vision 436 485 2567
Computer Networking 454 507 2568
Machine Learning 429 480 2569
Telecommunications 414 465 2605

Psychology rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 381st for Psychology in the United States and 1420th in the World with 1,754 publications made and 27,901 citations received. Main research topics: Psychiatry, Neuroscience, Social Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology.

Psychology ranking Location
#381 of 1,455 In the United States
#423 of 1,538 In North America
#1420 of 6,353 In the World

University of the Pacific
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Psychology publications Psychology citations
1990 17 105
1991 18 93
1992 13 103
1993 17 92
1994 21 97
1995 25 113
1996 21 101
1997 20 147
1998 31 187
1999 28 162
2000 23 192
2001 37 257
2002 46 310
2003 32 379
2004 37 398
2005 47 490
2006 40 530
2007 48 610
2008 40 699
2009 64 763
2010 56 808
2011 70 992
2012 51 1058
2013 58 1150
2014 64 1316
2015 44 1478
2016 53 1304
2017 84 1472
2018 63 1388
2019 63 1685
2020 76 1994
2021 132 2671
2022 112 2727

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Psychology.

Psychology subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 277 314 922
Education Majors 401 442 1179
Child Psychology 430 476 1187
Clinical Psychology 416 461 1220
Psychiatry 334 371 1265
Social Psychology 429 475 1316
Neuroscience 414 458 1621
Cognitive Science 437 487 1910

Business rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 413th for Business in the United States and 1807th in the World with 981 publications made and 13,605 citations received. Main research topics: Management, Finance, Marketing, Advertising, Accounting.

Business ranking Location
#413 of 1,267 In the United States
#460 of 1,346 In North America
#1807 of 6,002 In the World

University of the Pacific
Business Publications & Citations

Year Business publications Business citations
1990 3 20
1991 11 17
1992 5 14
1993 13 21
1994 13 18
1995 16 38
1996 17 42
1997 21 56
1998 22 74
1999 22 57
2000 22 73
2001 22 112
2002 21 135
2003 22 149
2004 32 176
2005 22 230
2006 30 228
2007 32 302
2008 29 361
2009 43 382
2010 47 422
2011 56 494
2012 40 601
2013 46 594
2014 45 616
2015 28 719
2016 36 719
2017 29 693
2018 27 666
2019 33 773
2020 33 914
2021 32 1203
2022 34 1103

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Business.

Business subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Real Estate 136 152 327
Public Policy / Administration 357 397 1032
Advertising 343 379 1102
International Business 289 324 1350
Accounting 393 433 1357
Finance 360 401 1541
Management 427 473 1981
Management Information Systems 475 530 2189
Marketing 525 578 2326

Mathematics rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 446th for Mathematics in the United States and 2227th in the World with 906 publications made and 14,409 citations received. Main research topics: Statistics, Math Teachers, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

Mathematics ranking Location
#446 of 1,305 In the United States
#494 of 1,383 In North America
#2227 of 6,132 In the World

University of the Pacific
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Mathematics publications Mathematics citations
1990 4 30
1991 3 27
1992 7 24
1993 5 30
1994 5 25
1995 9 41
1996 11 30
1997 21 39
1998 22 64
1999 18 61
2000 14 69
2001 24 95
2002 19 131
2003 20 137
2004 19 169
2005 25 237
2006 28 218
2007 30 277
2008 24 321
2009 39 403
2010 23 429
2011 42 499
2012 30 578
2013 34 619
2014 41 691
2015 30 791
2016 33 802
2017 36 820
2018 43 717
2019 41 993
2020 30 1096
2021 56 1528
2022 45 1534

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Mathematics.

Mathematics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Math Teachers 379 413 1017
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 484 536 2168
Statistics 449 498 2309

Economics rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 400th for Economics in the United States and 1549th in the World with 894 publications made and 12,653 citations received. Main research topics: Development Studies, Finance, Econometrics and Mathematical Economics.

Economics ranking Location
#400 of 1,255 In the United States
#442 of 1,334 In North America
#1549 of 5,789 In the World

University of the Pacific
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Economics publications Economics citations
1990 1 16
1991 6 8
1992 6 8
1993 8 14
1994 11 10
1995 14 28
1996 12 30
1997 16 31
1998 29 61
1999 18 45
2000 17 75
2001 17 87
2002 17 92
2003 16 128
2004 27 153
2005 23 181
2006 28 179
2007 32 215
2008 32 284
2009 45 266
2010 38 321
2011 56 359
2012 36 464
2013 48 411
2014 49 502
2015 21 587
2016 25 547
2017 29 579
2018 29 582
2019 37 591
2020 28 786
2021 44 1030
2022 27 962

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Economics.

Economics subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Development Studies 396 438 1394
Finance 360 401 1541
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics 484 536 2168

Art & Design rankings

The University of the Pacific ranked 458th for Art & Design in the United States and 1793rd in the World with 513 publications made and 4,592 citations received. Main research topics: Fashion Design, Literature, Aesthetics, Multimedia, Art History.

Please note that our approach to subject rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science research profiles.

Art & Design ranking Location
#458 of 1,236 In the United States
#507 of 1,317 In North America
#1793 of 5,426 In the World

University of the Pacific
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Art & Design publications Art & Design citations
1990 3 18
1991 3 12
1992 3 16
1993 3 17
1994 4 12
1995 9 11
1996 9 15
1997 3 24
1998 9 30
1999 9 21
2000 18 34
2001 10 37
2002 13 37
2003 10 46
2004 11 57
2005 7 84
2006 20 88
2007 17 87
2008 20 117
2009 21 156
2010 18 174
2011 27 173
2012 20 218
2013 23 211
2014 19 271
2015 11 311
2016 17 279
2017 19 283
2018 11 245
2019 18 344
2020 17 390
2021 27 496
2022 22 549

The following table provides academic rankings for The University of the Pacific in various areas of Art & Design.

Art & Design subfield United States ranking North America ranking World rank
Music 173 195 478
Art History 385 422 1028
Multimedia 347 386 1329
Fashion Design 370 416 1652
Literature 523 576 1887
Aesthetics 528 585 2027