For the second year in a row, Payscale.com has named Ranken Technical College as the top two-year college in Missouri for salary potential. According to the website’s 2015-2016 College Salary Report, “The highest earning graduates with associate degrees for mid-career salary in Missouri graduate from Ranken Technical College. In the beginning of their careers, alumni earn a median salary of $42,200. After working for 10 or more years they make around $64,300.”
Ranken also continues to perform well when compared to two-year colleges throughout the country. In Payscale’s list of 460 schools in the United States that grant associate degrees, Ranken has risen to 13th in the nation, up from 15th last year. This puts the College in the top third percentile nationwide for salary potential.
Ranken’s combination of technical education, general education and emphasis on work ethic put our graduates in high demand. Not only do our students enter the job market with an average of four opportunities per graduate, they are also positioned to earn competitive salaries. Click these links for more information about average salaries for the programs we offer.