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Business, Marketing, & Finance I

Business, Marketing, & Finance II

Marketing Lab I

Marketing Lab II

Marketing Lab III

Personal Finance

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What is Business?

The Business instructional program prepares students to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Students who successfully complete Business program’s sequence of instruction will develop an in-depth understanding of the business and financial management practices needed for large and small enterprises. 

A large part of the Business program is DECA. It helps prepare students to be leaders and entrepreneurs, and to be college and career ready. 

What Can DECA do for Me?

  • Through participation in DECA activities, 92% national DECA members say they learned how to communicate thoughts and ideas, how to organize a presentation and more about what businesses expect from employees, while gaining problem solving skills.
  • More than 90% of national DECA members say their experience empowered them to be an effective leader and connected school to the real world. Nearly 80% of national DECA members say DECA helped them recognize the benefit of community service.
  • National DECA members say their experience prepared them academically for college and career (88%), influenced their college plans (68%), influenced their career plans (75%) and influenced their interest in entrepreneurship and owning a business (61%).