The Purpose of DECA



Social Intelligence

Practicing professional dress and mannerisms builds confidence as a studnet learns to engage the working world


Civic Consciousness

Discovering through hands-on involvement in community service projects builds a sense of self worth as students learn to help others.

Leadership Development

Through actively enaging in event planning, serving as a chapter, state or national officer, and participating in team and committee assignments, students gain valuable leadership skills.


Vocational Understanding

Particpation in our competitive event programs and engaging in career-dicovery with local and natonal business partners provides students with valuable career knowledge.