Rat Rod Build-off Event

Ranken and Wrenching for the Future Partner to Offer High School Seniors a Cool Experience Ranken Technical College is inviting St. Louis area high school seniors to be part of a “rat rod” building team next spring where they can gain hands-on auto tech experience while having fun and earning tech education scholarships. Ranken was [..] READ MORE

The Ranken SuperMileage Team took the Pit Award and Best in Show Award for 2019. We also posted the highest single qualifying run of 359.89 mpg

Missouri SuperMileage Challenge Team 2019 Congratulations are in order to all the students who participated on this year’s team.  The Ranken sponsored high school team took both the Pit Award and Best in Show Award for their car number 5 in the 14th annual Missouri SuperMileage Challenge!  Ranken’s vehicle number 4 also far outpaced everyone, establishing the [..] READ MORE

Ranken SuperMileage Team Takes Second Place for 2018

The Ranken sponsored Missouri SuperMileage Challenge high school team took 2nd Place with their car #6 and 3rd place with car #7 in the 13th annual Missouri SuperMileage Challenge!  The team also captured Best in Show for the retro-look design of car #7, their “roadster-inspired” vehicle.  The competition was held on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 [..] READ MORE

Automotive student competing in SkillsUSA State Competition

2017 SkillsUSA Missouri State Championship

The results of the 2017 SkillsUSA Missouri State Championship are in! Students placing first in their contest are eligible to compete at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference to be held in Louisville, Kentucky, June 19-23, 2017. All students receiving first, second or third place ranking will receive certificates and a gold, silver, or bronze metal at [..] READ MORE

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

Graphic: Holiday Giving / Seasonal Food and Toy Drives

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

Graphic: Sign up today for Skills USA Courses

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

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