UCSF Pharmacology tops U.S. News global university rankings

UC San Francisco is among the top universities in the world yet again, ranking among the top five in seven subject areas, according to the inaugural U.S. News & World Report Best Global Universities report released this week.

UCSF ranked second in the world for pharmacology and toxicology, and ranked third in the fields of clinical medicine, biology and biochemistry, immunology, molecular biology and genetics, neuroscience and behavior. The microbiology department came in strong at fifth, and social sciences and public health rated 16th; psychiatry and psychology ranked 34th.


UCSF Tops U.S. News Global University Rankings in 7 Specialties



About the School: The UCSF School of Pharmacy is a premier graduate-level academic organization dedicated to improving health through precise therapeutics. It succeeds through innovative research, by educating PharmD health professional and PhD science students, and by caring for the therapeutics needs of patients while exploring innovative new models of patient care. The School was founded in 1872 as the first pharmacy school in the American West. It is an integral part of UC San Francisco, a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide.