University of Texas, San AntonioUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1969

Mission: The University of Texas at San Antonio is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service. As an institution of access and excellence, UTSA embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property – for Texas, the nation and the world.

Vision: To be a premier public research university, providing access to educational excellence and preparing citizen leaders for the global environment.



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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 area

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 725th346th657th313th
Arts and Humanities 401st175th365th158th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 660th361st585th339th
Business, Management and Accounting 556th177th444th151st
Chemistry 394th203rd323rd191st
Computer Science 261st78th178th71st
Earth and Planetary Sciences 384th152nd316th139th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 532nd190th445th168th
Energy 395th125th284th114th
Engineering 405th160th309th151st
Environmental Science 441st179th354th164th
Mathematics 429th160th333rd149th
Medicine 676th391st626th361st
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 598th293rd505th273rd
Physics and Astronomy 600th275th528th260th
Psychology 465th235th435th212th
Social Sciences 472nd168th401st146th

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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