Jay Washington tells us, “Ranken Technical College has opened doors to me that would have been closed

Jay Washington tells us, “Ranken Technical College has opened doors to me that would have been closed. I have had the opportunity to work in safety, through calibrating/repairing gas detection equipment, electronic design by building remote boxes with resistors/diodes, and soldering and electric design and power grid development and growth.” Jay’s career soared after graduating [..] READ MORE

Ranken Technical College Announces Inaugural Giving Day

For Immediate Release Ranken Technical College Announces Inaugural Giving Day Annual donations to provide scholarships and resources for students ST. LOUIS (NOV. 3, 2020)–Ranken Technical College is proud to announce its first ever Giving Day, on November 19, 2020. The donations received will support the College’s General Scholarship Fund. Since its founding, providing an accessible [..] READ MORE

Ranken Technical College to Open Campus in Lincoln County

High School and Post-Secondary Programs to be Focused on Emerging Technologies ST. LOUIS (June 11, 2020) St. Louis-based Ranken Technical College, in collaboration with the Lincoln County R-III School District, the State of Missouri, Lincoln County, and the City of Troy is establishing a new campus in Troy, Missouri. Ranken will provide secondary and post-secondary [..] READ MORE

While Sheltering in Place, Student Builds Website, Develops App for Veterans Museum

      ST. LOUIS (MAY 11, 2020) Luke Gosnell stayed very busy during the COVID-19 shutdown. In addition to completing his required coursework at Ranken-West Wentzville location, he voluntarily helped the St Charles County Veterans Museum in their efforts to honor local veterans who served in World War I, World War II, the Korean [..] READ MORE

Spire and Ranken Partner for New Hands-on Educational Program

ST. LOUIS (Feb. 24, 2020) — Growing up in Wrights, IL, 18-year-old Devin Chaudoin knew he wanted to work at a company in St. Louis. He is now confident that the company is Spire. “Family and friends always told me how good it was – the environment, the pay, the reliability,” he said. “I want [..] READ MORE

Rat Rod Build-off Event – POSTPONED

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONEDRanken 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 [..] 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