GEOG Ranked #3 by the National Research Council

Geography Department Ranked 3rd out of 49 Geography Departments in the 2010 NRC Rankings
 
 

The Geography Department, University of Maryland College Park, ranked 3rd out of 49 Geography Departments in the 2010 NRC Rankings (see the top ten). This is an outstanding achievement and confirms that Maryland Geography is one of the leading departments in the nation. The assessment also showed that Maryland Geography ranked first in the number of citations, indicating the broad level of recognition for our research publications.  The methodology and complete results of the assessment can be found at http://sites.nationalacademies.org/pga/Resdoc/index.htm