University of Minnesota Ranked Among World's Top Medical Schools

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Naomi McDonald, Director of Communications
September 14, 2017


The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) has rated University of Minnesota Medical School 25th in its latest list of the world's top medical schools.

The ARWU ranking list includes every institution that has any Nobel Laureates, Fields Medals, and Highly-Cited Researchers. In addition, major universities in every country with a significant amount of articles indexed by Science Citation Index-Expanded (SCIE) and Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) are also included. In total, more than 1,200 institutions have been ranked in each of the ARWU’s five broad subject fields.

Institutions are ranked according to their academic or research performance in each broad subject field. Ranking indicators include alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, Highly Cited Researchers, articles indexed in Science Citation Index-Expanded (SCIE) and Social Science Citation Index (SSCI).

The complete list of rankings can be found on the Academic Ranking of World Universities' website.

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