This CTSO would benefit you in developing your leaderships skills and help you in your pathway and future career because the DECA prepares emerging high school students and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing fiance hospitality and management in high schools and colleges. DECA helps you throughout high school and in the beginning of college for career purposes.
some of the competitive events by the career cluster are business management administration , fiance, personal financial literacy, entrepreneurship, hospitality + tourism, and marketing
-Business management + administration - Principles of Business Management and Administration,Business Services Operations Research, and Business Law and Ethics Team Decision Making
- Finance - accounting applications series, financial consulting, stock market game, and virtual business challenge accounting.
-Personal financial literacy- virtual business challenge personal finance
-Entrepreneurship- business growth plan, start-up business plan, independent business plan and innovation plan
-Hospitality+tourism- restaurant and food service management series, hotel and lodging management series, travel and tourism team decision making, hospitality and tourism professional selling and hospitality and tourism operations research
-Marketing- Food Marketing Series, Buying and Merchandising Team Decision Making, Fashion Merchandising Promotion Plan, Integrated Marketing Campaign–Service, Virtual Business Challenge Sports, sports and Entertainment Marketing Team Decision Making, and sports and Entertainment Marketing Series
The DECA helps the community by having skillsusa services and the FBLA services. SkillsUSA is a national membership association serving high school, college and middle school students who are preparing for careers. And the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is a nonprofit education association of students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. FBLA, Skillsusa, and DECA all help each other by making activities to help students choose their career path.
A work based learning program that im interested is marketing because in DECA marketing they have sports and Entertainment Marketing Series and im a big sports fan so marketing for DECA is what seems more interested