Looking at online technical schools? Learn about Ranken’s non-credit distance learning options to help you advance your career from any location!

Ranken has partnered with leading online technical schools to offer distance learning options to potential students, current students and graduates.

Want to sharpen your computer skills, learn a foreign language, introductory web design, or basic accounting? Check out all these programs and more, at our partners listed below.

These classes are offered on a non-credit basis, and will not be reflected on your Ranken transcript.


ed2go‘s instructor-facilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. Their instructors are famous among online technical schools for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners.

Most courses run for six weeks. Courses are project-oriented and include lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. You can complete any of these courses entirely from your home or office and at any time of the day or night.

Click here to view Ranken’s course offerings via ed2go.

Gatlin Education

Looking for career-training options? Visit Gatlin Education’s course offerings in:

  • Business and Professional
  • Skilled Trades and Industrial
  • IT and Software Development
  • Management and Corporate
  • Media and Design
  • Sustainable Energy and Going Green

JER Online Continuing Workforce Education

JER Online lists over 1000+, cost affordable, non-credit Continuing Workforce Courses and Certificates.

No ordinary courses–JER Online courses and certificates are industry developed. They are cost affordable. This means that you are going to have access to the same e-learning that business and industry uses for their employee training.

Start anytime or on a fixed time schedule and access your course anytime from anywhere for fast completion. JER Online offers discounted pricing for employee group enrollments.

As an extra added value and bonus, students will have 1 year access to their online courses, post course completion (applies to self-directed corporate developed courses only).

Courses include:

  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Professional Technical Communication Certification
  • ECO Broker Certification
  • Project Management (Mapped to PMI Certification)
  • Workplace Business Writing
  • Senior Professional in Supply Management (SPSM®) Certification Program
  • Workplace Skills and Career Advancement
  • Senior Professional in Supply Management (SPSM®) Certification Program

Enroll today at http://coursecatalog.com/ranken.

For more information about any of our distance learning options, please contact Keyvan Gerami, Dean of Continuing Education and Workforce Development at (314) 286-3670.