UMSL Rankings and Honors


The University of Missouri–St. Louis ranks 9th nationally [and 1st in the Midwest] among all universities with 15 or fewer doctoral programs in the Academic Analytics Faculty Productivity Index. Among those ranking ahead of UMSL are Boston College, Georgetown University and Rutgers University. Five UMSL programs also are ranked among the top 20 nationally in the Academic Analytics Faculty Productivity Index: counselor education 4th, information systems 6th, criminology 15th, evolutionary biology 16th, and teaching and learning 17th. Many other departments have earned individual distinctions.

Criminology and Criminal Justice

International Business Program 
College of Business Administration

College of Nursing
College of Optometry
Department of Biology

Department of Psychology 

Department of Philosophy

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