Were you looking for the best IT school? You found it! Earn a computer programming degree or IT associate degree at Ranken Technical College.

In Ranken’s Information Technology (IT) Division, you’ll get the training you need for a successful, fast-track career. There are a lot of IT schools out there, but the Ranken difference is that our courses are industry-driven – we teach the skills that employers need.

All IT associate degree students at Ranken begin in a common first semester focusing on desktop operating systems and teaching students how to use computers and networks as resources. After learning the unique features and benefits of each available career field, students may choose between four track options for the remaining three semesters of the program.

Already have an IT or computer programming degree? You can also choose from one of our evening school programs to get the certification you need to take your career to the next level.

Explore Ranken’s IT degree programs below! Our program comparison tool can help you choose the right path for you.

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Choose between four IT associate degree options: Internet and Web-based Technology, Network Architecture and Design Technology, Network and Database Administration Technology or Network Systems Management Technology.


In this evening certificate class, you’ll learn to design, build and maintain small and medium-sized networks, and will prepare to earn valuable industry certifications.


In this program, you can select either a classroom-based program or a fully online format. You will focus on application and Web-based programming with experience in Web design. You will use industry-standard applications such as Microsoft’s Visual Studio and Android Studio. Our curriculum is completely industry-driven.