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Foundation: 1964

Mission: Florida Atlantic University is a public research university with multiple campuses along the southeast Florida coast serving a uniquely diverse community. It promotes academic and personal development, discovery, and lifelong learning. FAU fulfills its mission through excellence and innovation in teaching, outstanding research and creative activities, public engagement and distinctive scientific and cultural alliances, all within an environment that fosters inclusiveness.

Vision: Florida Atlantic University aspires to be recognized as a university of first choice for excellent and accessible undergraduate and graduate education, distinguished for the quality of its programs across multiple campuses, emulated for its collaborations with regional partners, and internationally acclaimed for its contributions to creativity and research.

History:

31st
Overall percentile
40th
Research percentile
33rd
Innovation percentile
13th
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

 
AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2818th434th1696th382nd
Arts and Humanities +1306th329th1031st295th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2291st564th1683rd512th
Business, Management and Accounting 378th95th279th79th
Chemistry 2423rd433rd1532nd387th
Computer Science 690th170th463rd150th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +1594th281st994th250th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 642nd129th445th110th
Energy 1962nd273rd1115th237th
Engineering +1249th265th825th237th
Environmental Science 2414th390th1428th348th
Mathematics 1090th216th720th192nd
Medicine +2441st564th1731st494th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1539th400th1080th367th
Physics and Astronomy 1352nd298th936th271st
Psychology 751st284th658th248th
Social Sciences +846th227th665th201st

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

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