Ranken to Host 2017 SkillsUSA District Championship

This Friday, February 3, Ranken will host the 2017 East District SkillsUSA Championship. We are excited to welcome visiting competitors and advisors from 7 area schools, as well as judges from area business and industry. A total of 128 regional students from East Central College, Forest Park Community College, Four Rivers, Hancock, Lewis & Clark, [..] READ MORE

2017 St. Louis Auto Show

The Saint Louis Auto Show continues today, and Ranken is there showing off a student-rebuilt ’75 International Scout! Stop by and chat with staff, faculty and alumni to learn more about our Automotive programs. The largest automobile event in the St. Louis area, the Saint Louis Auto Show features more than 500 new cars, trucks, SUVs [..] READ MORE

Spring 2017 Events at Ranken

Are you ready to discover your path to a well-paid and rewarding career? Mark your calendar for Ranken’s Spring 2017 events! We have a full calendar of great activities in the next few months, giving you plenty of opportunities to visit us and learn about the programs we offer. Our open houses give you the [..] READ MORE

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Opportunities to Give with RankCan & Toys for Tots

Ranken Technical College has a tradition of giving to the community. You still have time to join us this year in continuing the Ranken tradition of generosity! We’re supporting local food pantries at Pleasant Green MB Church and Lane Tabernacle CME Church through our annual RankCan competition and food drive. Ranken’s Phi Theta Kappa group [..] READ MORE

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SkillsUSA Prep Seminars – Sign Up Today!

In December and January, the Automotive Collision Repair department at Ranken Technical College will offer four free seminars for local students preparing for the SkillsUSA district competition. These classes are designed specifically to familiarize the student with areas and skills that will be evaluated during the Skills USA district competition. Classes are open to students [..] READ MORE

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Winter Weather Notifications – Don’t Miss Them!

It’s finally starting to feel like winter. Have you signed up or updated your emergency notifications? You must sign up every year in order to receive notifications! All faculty, staff, and students may sign up for Ranken emergency notifications at https://www.e2campus.net/my/ranken/signup.htm. The Ranken notification system sends high priority messages throughout the Ranken community as quickly as possible. You’ll find [..] READ MORE

Holiday Hours 2016

Thanksgiving On Thursday, Nov. 24 and Friday, Nov. 25, Ranken will be closed for business. The Admissions Office will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 26.   Last Day of Classes The last day of the Fall semester for students is Monday, Dec. 19.   Christmas and New Years Tuesday, Dec. 27 through Friday, Dec. 30, the College [..] READ MORE

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2016 Veterans Day Events

Thursday Annual Veterans Day Ceremony On Thursday, November 10, 2016 we will hold our annual Veterans Day Ceremonies. All members of the Ranken community are invited to attend this moment to honor the veterans from all branches for their service to our country. This is for all students, faculty and staff who have served in [..] READ MORE

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Educators Attend EV3 Robotics Training

This week, Ranken was excited to welcome a group of 20 teachers for EV3 Robotics Training. The two-day workshop was part of St. Louis University High School’s Clavius Project. This project focuses on underserved communities, mentoring and inspiring urban middle school students in STEM-related areas (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). By educating the educators, programs like EV3 Robotics meet a critical need. In [..] READ MORE