West Chester University of Pennsylvania: Rankings

West Chester University of Pennsylvania logo
EduRank.org best universities badge

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 370th in the United States and 1464th in the World 2022 overall rankings, plus got TOP 50% in 18 academic topics. EduRank's ranking for the West Chester University of Pennsylvania is based on 3 factors: research performance (a proprietary algorithm evaluated 3,160 publications and 83,632 citations), non-academic reputation, and the impact of 36 notable alumni .

Rank Ranking
#1464 of 14,131 In the World
#412 of 2,597 In North America
#370 of 2,496 In the United States
#18 of 155 In Pennsylvania
#351 of 1,044 For Social Work
#454 of 1,378 For Education Majors
#493 of 1,082 For Genealogy
#1173 of 7,349 For Alumni Impact
#1442 of 14,131 For Non-academic Prominence
Top50% For 15 other topics

Jump to topical rankings below

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 350th for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in the United States and 1096th in the World with 1,026 publications made and 14,450 citations received. Main research topics: Sociology, Political Science, Education Majors, Demography, History.

Rank Ranking
#350 of 1,262 In the United States
#390 of 1,341 In North America
#1096 of 5,073 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 6 1
1992 2 0
1993 7 1
1994 2 4
1995 6 2
1996 18 9
1997 18 14
1998 15 5
1999 23 8
2000 16 62
2001 15 9
2002 12 4
2003 26 22
2004 19 46
2005 23 122
2006 17 50
2007 23 42
2008 30 24
2009 26 79
2010 25 61
2011 32 52
2012 36 77
2013 46 62
2014 60 76
2015 51 63
2016 49 51
2017 87 103
2018 64 17
2019 74 77
2020 72 248
2021 100 46
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 167 189 351
Education Majors 189 211 454
Genealogy 193 219 493
Early Childhood Education 285 310 588
Classics and Ancient History 249 278 601
Broadcast Journalism 245 277 649
Archaeology 226 256 661
Criminology and Criminal Justice 351 389 690
Law Enforcement 285 317 694
Anthropology 302 335 705
History 305 339 711
Media Studies 282 322 714
Aesthetics 247 282 753
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies 363 399 760
Gender Studies 339 378 777
Special Education 304 339 778
Art History 336 375 814
International Relations and Diplomacy 274 309 815
Sports / Exercise science 236 272 836
Communications and Public Relations 317 355 865
Occupational Safety and Health 304 341 871
Sociology 328 371 922
Publishing 299 335 950
Political Science 361 404 1132
Demography 430 479 1856

Medicine

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 327th for Medicine in the United States and 1402nd in the World with 804 publications made and 31,031 citations received. Main research topics: Health Science, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry, Physical Therapy, Public Health.

Rank Ranking
#327 of 1,040 In the United States
#364 of 1,110 In North America
#1402 of 4,739 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Medicine Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 7
1992 3 0
1993 4 4
1994 5 11
1995 4 4
1996 8 4
1997 4 1
1998 13 11
1999 13 14
2000 14 53
2001 10 17
2002 6 2
2003 12 27
2004 14 46
2005 24 234
2006 19 397
2007 30 157
2008 21 126
2009 30 140
2010 32 200
2011 25 57
2012 31 170
2013 27 122
2014 35 83
2015 59 198
2016 42 70
2017 72 180
2018 38 66
2019 60 152
2020 53 107
2021 85 58
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 167 189 351
Clinical Psychology 243 273 564
Psychiatry 253 283 705
Health Science 254 277 770
Sports / Exercise science 236 272 836
Nursing 313 350 955
Neurosurgery 182 205 959
Public Health 288 324 1041
Physical Therapy 343 382 1294

Psychology

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 306th for Psychology in the United States and 808th in the World with 719 publications made and 34,026 citations received. Main research topics: Social Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Education Majors, Child Psychology, Psychiatry.

Rank Ranking
#306 of 981 In the United States
#339 of 1,047 In North America
#808 of 3,654 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Psychology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 11
1992 2 6
1993 10 8
1994 3 4
1995 2 2
1996 14 23
1997 10 25
1998 10 9
1999 12 25
2000 9 49
2001 10 31
2002 8 11
2003 16 46
2004 16 96
2005 20 213
2006 25 401
2007 29 150
2008 20 122
2009 28 115
2010 25 144
2011 29 69
2012 32 188
2013 31 123
2014 44 122
2015 46 288
2016 46 82
2017 66 160
2018 29 32
2019 30 74
2020 27 24
2021 54 40
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Social Work 167 189 351
Education Majors 189 211 454
Clinical Psychology 243 273 564
Social Psychology 289 323 688
Sexology 322 355 696
Psychiatry 253 283 705
Child Psychology 312 350 741
Special Education 304 339 778

Physics

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 405th for Physics in the United States and 2455th in the World with 286 publications made and 13,248 citations received. Main research topics: Astrophysics and Astronomy, Materials Science.

Rank Ranking
#405 of 721 In the United States
#454 of 781 In North America
#2455 of 4,082 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Physics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1992 2 1
1993 0 0
1994 1 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 24
1997 3 0
1998 1 9
1999 1 1
2000 3 4
2001 2 2
2002 3 4
2003 2 4
2004 3 17
2005 2 12
2006 11 21
2007 12 25
2008 11 37
2009 11 30
2010 20 90
2011 36 280
2012 27 72
2013 30 267
2014 16 107
2015 7 21
2016 10 94
2017 19 117
2018 13 40
2019 9 48
2020 18 89
2021 11 4
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Astrophysics and Astronomy 185 209 628
Materials Science 376 424 2625

Business

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 418th for Business in the United States and 1549th in the World with 270 publications made and 6,095 citations received. Main research topic: Occupational Safety and Health.

Rank Ranking
#418 of 834 In the United States
#464 of 900 In North America
#1549 of 4,001 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Business Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 2 1
1997 3 4
1998 5 4
1999 2 1
2000 6 23
2001 3 1
2002 1 0
2003 9 12
2004 4 0
2005 9 31
2006 6 15
2007 5 26
2008 12 55
2009 14 70
2010 6 2
2011 12 27
2012 16 53
2013 8 8
2014 24 74
2015 23 26
2016 11 9
2017 20 27
2018 12 10
2019 20 17
2020 17 10
2021 16 4
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Occupational Safety and Health 304 341 871

Environmental Science

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 368th for Environmental Science in the United States and 1880th in the World with 252 publications made and 8,330 citations received. Main research topics: Ecology, Geology, Geography and Cartography, Paleontology, Oceanography.

Rank Ranking
#368 of 750 In the United States
#421 of 818 In North America
#1880 of 4,023 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Environmental Science Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 14
1992 1 0
1993 2 4
1994 3 6
1995 0 0
1996 6 12
1997 5 10
1998 8 33
1999 6 5
2000 2 8
2001 5 9
2002 7 21
2003 7 14
2004 3 8
2005 7 3
2006 7 31
2007 3 6
2008 7 10
2009 5 13
2010 3 2
2011 6 42
2012 17 46
2013 16 52
2014 12 79
2015 10 20
2016 16 159
2017 9 14
2018 15 15
2019 15 48
2020 18 185
2021 20 5
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Paleontology 231 266 802
Oceanography 228 265 824
Ecology 293 340 1110
Geology 263 307 1111
Geography and Cartography 399 453 2079

Engineering

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 412th for Engineering in the United States and 2619th in the World with 252 publications made and 6,063 citations received. Main research topics: Materials Science, Marine Engineering, Firefighting and Fire Science.

Rank Ranking
#412 of 756 In the United States
#465 of 818 In North America
#2619 of 4,624 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Engineering Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 7
1992 1 0
1993 0 0
1994 1 0
1995 1 0
1996 3 35
1997 3 3
1998 2 9
1999 2 4
2000 1 0
2001 3 1
2002 1 9
2003 4 0
2004 6 16
2005 4 2
2006 16 27
2007 14 33
2008 12 27
2009 12 23
2010 8 20
2011 7 28
2012 15 9
2013 15 39
2014 15 40
2015 10 9
2016 12 90
2017 18 30
2018 14 17
2019 15 25
2020 18 48
2021 15 3
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Marine Engineering 49 59 213
Firefighting and Fire Science 197 230 954
Materials Science 376 424 2625

Biology

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 437th for Biology in the United States and 2393rd in the World with 243 publications made and 6,893 citations received. Main research topic: Paleontology.

Rank Ranking
#437 of 867 In the United States
#485 of 932 In North America
#2393 of 4,496 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Biology Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 2 4
1992 2 1
1993 2 3
1994 4 7
1995 3 4
1996 5 1
1997 3 6
1998 2 3
1999 4 5
2000 5 42
2001 4 6
2002 4 10
2003 4 6
2004 6 22
2005 6 20
2006 7 16
2007 7 4
2008 7 12
2009 13 31
2010 11 28
2011 8 7
2012 16 30
2013 16 63
2014 13 83
2015 13 90
2016 13 14
2017 7 26
2018 10 10
2019 12 21
2020 15 22
2021 16 10
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Paleontology 231 266 802

Mathematics

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 328th for Mathematics in the United States and 1413th in the World with 191 publications made and 4,353 citations received. Main research topic: Math Teachers.

Rank Ranking
#328 of 684 In the United States
#367 of 744 In North America
#1413 of 3,376 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Mathematics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 0 0
1992 0 0
1993 1 0
1994 0 0
1995 0 0
1996 1 0
1997 3 3
1998 4 6
1999 0 0
2000 4 2
2001 4 5
2002 7 2
2003 5 9
2004 3 1
2005 6 17
2006 11 6
2007 5 89
2008 11 19
2009 11 12
2010 8 9
2011 7 19
2012 7 4
2013 9 4
2014 15 14
2015 12 104
2016 7 26
2017 9 21
2018 7 4
2019 6 6
2020 11 9
2021 13 2
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Math Teachers 224 246 568

Art & Design

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 331st for Art & Design in the United States and 1123rd in the World with 172 publications made and 1,897 citations received. Main research topics: Art History, Aesthetics, Performing arts, Fashion Design, Music.

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

Rank Ranking
#331 of 685 In the United States
#370 of 750 In North America
#1123 of 2,700 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Art & Design Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 4 9
1992 0 0
1993 3 0
1994 1 1
1995 1 0
1996 1 1
1997 1 0
1998 2 0
1999 6 1
2000 4 1
2001 1 0
2002 1 0
2003 9 0
2004 3 1
2005 5 2
2006 1 0
2007 0 0
2008 4 19
2009 7 4
2010 3 10
2011 10 19
2012 5 55
2013 11 4
2014 11 1
2015 10 3
2016 12 9
2017 14 28
2018 8 0
2019 14 3
2020 9 2
2021 10 1
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
Aesthetics 247 282 753
Art History 336 375 814
Cinematography 272 305 907
Music 292 325 918
Performing arts 322 364 933
Fashion Design 309 348 980

Economics

The West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranked 368th for Economics in the United States and 1420th in the World with 154 publications made and 3,601 citations received. Main research topic: International Relations and Diplomacy.

Rank Ranking
#368 of 654 In the United States
#409 of 717 In North America
#1420 of 3,039 In the World

West Chester University of Pennsylvania
Economics Publications & Citations

Year Publications Citations
1991 1 0
1992 0 0
1993 0 0
1994 0 0
1995 1 0
1996 1 3
1997 0 0
1998 4 3
1999 4 0
2000 2 0
2001 3 1
2002 1 0
2003 2 7
2004 3 1
2005 11 41
2006 5 2
2007 5 78
2008 10 39
2009 8 12
2010 4 2
2011 4 5
2012 9 10
2013 5 9
2014 9 8
2015 9 13
2016 4 16
2017 14 21
2018 6 1
2019 10 5
2020 12 11
2021 6 8
Speciality United States rank North America rank World rank
International Relations and Diplomacy 274 309 815

Other rankings

Non-core subjects for the West Chester University of Pennsylvania

Speciality United States North America World Rank
Computer Science 505 557 2367
Chemistry 452 503 2855