University of South FloridaUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1956

Mission: The University of South Florida's mission is to deliver competitive undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs, to generate knowledge, foster intellectual development, and ensure student success in a global environment.

Vision: The University of South Florida is a global research university dedicated to student success and positioned for membership in the Association of American Universities (AAU).


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Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
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 +455th199th385th189th
Arts and Humanities +270th111th240th102nd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 392nd208th333rd201st
Business, Management and Accounting 301st93rd236th79th
Chemistry 376th189th302nd180th
Computer Science 366th124th264th113th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +398th171st329th158th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 371st122nd292nd104th
Energy 357th125th257th119th
Engineering +348th139th253rd131st
Environmental Science 353rd137th263rd127th
Mathematics 457th188th369th176th
Medicine +347th176th292nd163rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 290th140th224th136th
Physics and Astronomy 392nd159th306th149th
Psychology 116th69th111th65th
Social Sciences +177th69th148th61st
Veterinary 330th95th241st83rd

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.

Where is the institution located?

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