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UC was among the top 100 schools globally for immunology, a program in the College of Medicine.

The University of Cincinnati has been named among the top 200 universities in the country and among the top 100 U.S. schools. 

UC ranked No. 196 in the world, tied with Maastricht University in the Netherlands, on U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 list of the Best Global Universities, which was released on Tuesday. It ranked No. 68 among U.S. schools.

The rankings focus on schools' academic research and reputation overall — not on their separate undergraduate or graduate programs, according to the publication. Placement on the list is determined by ranking indicators based on 13 factors such as research reputation, publications, conferences and research citations. 

UC was among the top 100 schools in some specific subject rankings: No. 70 globally for immunology, No. 96 for neuroscience and behavior and No. 71 for surgery.

Other Ohio universities on the list included:

  • Ohio State: No. 45
  • Case Western Reserve University: No. 155
  • Ohio University: No. 671
  • Miami University: No. 987
  • Bowling Green State University: No. 1,156