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

Ranken Events: Week of Dec. 13 to Dec. 19

Monday, Dec. 14 Walker Hall – December Birthday Celebration WHEN 7:00 p.m. WHERE Walker Hall Seminar Room DETAILS Celebrate residents’ December birthdays. This event is open to Walker Hall residents.   Tuesday, Dec. 15 Student Ambassador Meeting WHEN 12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m. WHERE G108-109 DETAILS The final Student Ambassador meeting of the semester!   Wednesday, Dec. 16 Phi [..] READ MORE

Holiday Hours

Thanksgiving: On Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27, Ranken will be closed for business. The last day of the Fall semester for students is Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015. Christmas and New Years: Monday, Dec. 21 and Tuesday, Dec. 22, the College will be open for business Wednesday, Dec. 23 – Sunday, Dec. 27, Ranken will be closed for business. Monday, [..] READ MORE

Video: Edward Monser’s MFG Day Speech

Ranken Technical College welcomed 215 total attendees to it’s 2015 MFG Day Celebration. During the event, Edward L. Monser, who has served as president of Emerson since 2010 and is also the Chairman of Ranken’s Board of Trustees, addressed a roomful of high school students in Staley Auditorium. The audience included groups from the following [..] READ MORE

Ranken Celebrates MFG Day in St. Louis and Wentzville

On Friday, October 2, Ranken’s Manufacturing Division opened its doors for MFG Day, a nationwide celebration of modern manufacturing. MFG Day is intended to address common misconceptions about manufacturing by giving the manufacturing industry an opportunity to open their doors and show what manufacturing is — and what it isn’t. Attendees had the opportunity to: Tour local [..] READ MORE

Ranken’s General Education Isn’t So General

Did you know that each semester we run about 170 sections of general education courses to include all the courses, in addition to the technical courses, needed for the certificate, associate and bachelor’s degree courses offered at Ranken? For the associate degrees, the general education credits add up to more than 30% of the degree [..] READ MORE

Antron Brown Visit Recap

Ranken Automotive students packed Staley Auditorium this morning to see Antron Brown, 2012 NHRA Top Fuel world champion. Brown spoke about how he got started in racing – he worked as an unpaid intern for a racing team – and described his path to success. He emphasized the importance of preparing for opportunities, saying, “Each and every [..] READ MORE

Admissions Office Holiday Hours – St. Louis

You still have time to enroll for the Spring semester at Ranken! The holiday hours for our St. Louis admissions office are listed below: Holiday Hours – Week of December 22 Monday, December 22 8 a.m.–6 p.m. Tuesday, December 23 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Wednesday, December 24 Closed Thursday, December 25 Closed Friday, December 26 9 a.m.–3 p.m. Saturday, December 27 8 a.m.–noon [..] READ MORE