University of Akron
University of Akron

Continente: North America

Country: United States

Address: University of Akron,  302 E Buchtel Ave, Akron, OH 44325, USA

Web Site: www.uakron.edu



About University of Akron:

The University of Akron is a public research university in Akron, Ohio, United States. The university is part of the University System of Ohio. As a STEM-focused institution, it focuses on industries such as polymers, advanced materials, and engineering. The University of Akron offers about 200 undergraduate and more than 100 graduate majors and has an enrollment of approximately 25,000 students. The university's College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering is housed in a 12-story reflective glass building near downtown Akron on the western edge of the main campus. UA’s Archives of the History of American Psychology is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. The university has three branch campuses: Wayne College in Orrville, Ohio, the Medina County University Center, in Lafayette Township, Ohio, and UA Lakewood, in the Cleveland suburb of Lakewood, Ohio. In addition, the university hosts nursing programs in affiliation with Lorain County Community College.



World University Rankings

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World University Rankings - - - - - - - - - - 651-700 751-800

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Field 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agriculture - - - - - - - - - - - -
Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 301-350 351-400
Life Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - - - -
Natural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Social Sciences - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 451-500

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Subject 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Chemistryical Engineering - - - 76 96 118 107 99 130 135 165 231
Chemistry - - - 265 - - 297 286 295 287 263 283
Civil Engineering - - - - - - - - - - - 451-500
Computer Science - - - - - - - - - - 451-500 -
Electrical Engineering - - - - - - - - - - 401-450 401-450
Environment / Ecology - - - - - - - - - - - -
Geosciences - - - - - - - - - - - -
Materials Science - - - 281 - - 287 280 252 235 227 273
Mathematics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Mechanical Engineering - - - 186 186 195 190 167 168 235 282 294
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - - - - - - - - - - -
Physics - - - - - - - - - - - -
Plant & Animal Science - - - - - - - - - - - -