Ranken Technical College

Ranken Technical College
Ranken Technical College
  • Ranken Technical College is a private, non-profit, degree granting institution of higher learning whose primary mission is to provide the comprehensive education and training necessary to prepare students for employment and advancement in a variety of technical fields.
School Highlights
  • Ranken Technical College serves 1,851 students (66% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
  • Ranken Technical College is one of 4 community colleges within Saint Louis City County, MO.
  • The nearest community college to Ranken Technical College is St Louis College of Health Careers-St Louis (1.6 miles away).

Top Placements (Missouri)

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 110 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Ranken Technical College(MO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty110 staff32 staff
Ranken Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Ranken Technical College has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Ranken Technical College diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has grown by 33% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,851 students1,126 students
Ranken Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:127:1
Ranken Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,218 students514 students
Ranken Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students633 students612 students
Ranken Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Ranken Technical College Enrollment Breakdown MO All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Ranken Technical College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Ranken Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Ranken Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Ranken Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Ranken Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
% Two or more races
Ranken Technical College More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
Ranken Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.420.51
Ranken Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$48,800$31,200
Ranken Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $14,457 is more than the state average of $5,754. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $14,457 is more than the state average of $7,141. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$14,457$5,754
Ranken Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$14,457$7,141
Ranken Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid85%94%
Ranken Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$13,970$12,873
Ranken Technical College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$8,800$6,000
Ranken Technical College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Ranken Technical College has multiple locations in Missouri. Ranken's state-of-the-art equipment and facilities and campus are continually updated to provide students exposure to cutting-edge technology. Through day and evening school programs, Ranken students are trained to enter over 100 professional fields. Each program features Ranken Technical College provide you with the education, training and experience necessary for a successful career in a variety of technical fields. Expert skills and working knowledge of new technologies help Ranken graduates get ahead faster. We offer two bachelor programs, two-year associate degree programs, and one-and two-year certificate programs in a variety of technical fields through our Day School and Evening School programs. As an accredited member of the Higher Lerning Commission, Ranken provides quality education, with standards equal to those of leading four-year colleges in the St. Louis region. In two short years, Ranken students graduate with comprehensive training in degree and certificate programs. Plus, our credits are transferable through articulation agreements with many local four-year colleges.

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Saint Louis community colleges have a diversity score of 0.33, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Saint Louis is Missouri College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.