Operational for more than 100 years, Ranken Technical College is a private, nonprofit, degree granting institution that offers higher education services for students. It administers a range of day and continuing education programs. The college provides comprehensive education and training to prepare students for employment and advancement in a variety of technical fields. Ranken Technical College offers associate s degree programs in automotive collision repair, electronic automation, industrial, precision machining, electrical system design, and carpentry and building construction technologies. It provides bachelor s degree programs in the areas of applied management and architectural technology. The college offers financial aid, scholarship and placement services for students. It also conducts certificate programs in plumbing technology. In addition, Ranken Technical College operates an automotive club comprised of car, truck and motorcycle enthusiasts.