Ranken Technical College
Saint Louis, MO 63113-2811


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,791
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 200 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Ranken Technical College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Ranken Technical College's tuition was $14,232 for all students regardless of residency (46.9% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 86% of Ranken Technical College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 51% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,359 (which is 0.9% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Ranken Technical College in 2016-2017, was 246, which is 75% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,857 (which is 0.6% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Ranken Technical College has enrolled a total of 1,791 students (1,198 students full-time and 593 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,791 students, 198 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 95% men and 5% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 7 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 75%

Black/African American: 17%

Hispanic: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 1%

Two or more races: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 7 largest majors offered at Ranken Technical College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 37% 797
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 31% 664
Precision Production 13% 273
Construction Trades 6% 125
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 4% 86
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 4% 77
Architecture And Related Services 1% 14

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Ranken Technical College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Ranken Technical College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $38,300. Last year, out of the total 953 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 877 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 899 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 818 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $38,300 $46,200
Employment Rate 92% 91%
Total Graduates 953 899

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Ranken Technical College.

Saint Louis University
1.4 mile away
Concordia Seminary
3.5 mile away
Fontbonne University
3.7 mile away
Kenrick Glennon Seminary
6.2 mile away
Webster University
6.8 mile away