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Club Description:

Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) is a national student-led organization that “prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high school and college.”

“The DECA experience starts in the classroom where students learn business concepts in preparation for college and careers. The classroom experience is extended through club participation, where students “apply learning, connect to business, and promote competition”. As an organization, DECA is preparing the next generation to be academically prepared, to be community oriented, to be professionally responsible, and to be experienced leaders. For more information:

Club Information: DECA Dues: $14

Sponsor: Caroline Hamilton, PhD,

Eligibility: High School students interested in a business career.

Season: Throughout the school year with possible opportunities for involvement over the summer.