Page 2 of 4
By Rebecca B. Evers, Ed.D.
Membership is available to students (including associates and alumni) in secondary and postsecondary schools who are interested in learning leadership, citizenship, academic, and technological skills. Activities include co-curricular programs where members demonstrate their business technology skills, develop their professional and leadership skills, network with one another and professionals across the nation, and get involved in the community through work projects.
Students, alumni, and teachers of marketing, management, and entrepreneurship are eligible for membership. Benefits of membership include scholarships, leadership training, conferences, co-op job placements, and partnerships with the more than 60 national businesses and educational institutions. DECA sponsors co-curricular competitive events with monetary awards to winners.
Secondary students interested in a business or business-related career may join FBLA, and middle school students may join FBLA-Middle Level. Benefits of membership include opportunities to attend the national leadership conference, seminars, and institutes for chapter officers.
Secondary students in family and consumer sciences education through grade 12 are eligible for membership. Activities are centered on topics of concern to youth, such as teen pregnancy, parenting, family relationships, substance abuse, peer pressure, the environment, nutrition and fitness, teen violence, and career exploration.
Membership is available to both secondary and postsecondary students enrolled in agricultural education programs who are preparing for careers in agricultural marketing, processing, communications, education, horticulture, production, natural resources, forestry, agribusiness, and other diverse agricultural fields.
Sign up for our free newsletter and we'll send you
more just like it every week.
Thank you! You will begin to receive newsletters from us shortly.
Thanks for verifying your updated email address.
Oops! That email verification link has expired. Please click the button below to receive a new one.
Create an account to submit your answers.
Sign in with an existing GreatSchools account or using Facebook:
Your review has been posted to GreatSchools.
Share with friends! Post your opinion of on Facebook.
Welcome to GreatSchools!
Thanks! We just sent you an email – please click on the link in the email to post your answers.
Get timely updates for , including performance data and recently posted user reviews.