High-Demand Careers in a Year: Cosmetology. Hands-on & Cutting Edge Training

If you have creative juices that need expression, cosmetology is the career for you!  And the good news is the job outlook in the cosmetology industry is expected to grow by 18 percent from 2018 to 2028, which is slightly faster than the average for all occupations, according to the U.S. Department of Labor. The industry already employs almost a million professionals in beauty salons,...

High-Demand Careers in a Year: Welding. Let the Sparks Fly

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics: The median pay for welders, cutters, solderers and brazers: Start Wage: $15-22 an hour Average Class size: 15 students Class Schedules: Day Classes, Summer Courses, Evening Classes Instructors are American Welding Society (AWS) Certified Welding Inspectors. Certified welders are in great demand.  Metal is what you see everywhere...

High Demand Careers in a Year: EMT save lives, every day

EMTs seem to be everywhere, from popular dramas to the local newscast, rescuing people from accidents or disasters. Real emergency medical technicians, or EMTs, can be found in hospitals, helicopters, ambulances and fire trucks. While they might have different responsibilities based on their education, they share the same goal: to help those in need. Graduates from Ranger’s EMT program can...

High Demand Careers in a Year: Soar High in Ranger’s New Drone Program

If you’ve ever dreamed of learning to fly a drone and becoming commercially certified, now is your chance. Drones, small unmanned aircraft systems, are a dynamic, emerging technology that is literally transforming industries and will have an economic impact of $100 billion over the next four years.  This course is a continuing education class, so no college credits will be received. However,...

High Demand Careers in a Year: Hit the road… with a job in the trucking industry

The trucking industry needs drivers. Whether you’re a young person just starting out or a mature adult looking for a career change, well-paying jobs are available as a trucker. The transportation industry has a wide variety of jobs for workers who hold commercial driver licenses (CDLs). Driving eighteen-wheelers across the continent is still an option, but many trucking jobs stay closer to...