• Experience the difference with DECA...



    Since 1946, DECA has been preparing emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.



    DECA Members Gain 21st Century Skills

    Through participation in DECA activities, 92% 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.

    DECA Members are Leaders

    More than 90% of DECA members say their experience empowered them to be an effective leader and connected school to the real world. Nearly 80% of DECA members say DECA helped them recognize the benefit of community service.

    DECA Members are Motivated for the Future

    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%).
    Gabi J.'s Community Service Project--Bulldog Day of Service

    BURKEDECA prepares the next generation to be:


    DECA members are ambitious, high-achieving leaders equipped to conquer the challenges of their aspirations

    DECA members are poised professionals with ethics, integrity and high standards
    Recognizing the benefit of service and responsibility to the community, DECA members continually impact and improve their local and broader communities.
    DECA members are empowered through experience to provide effective leadership through goal setting, consensus building and project implementation.



    Why you should join BURKEDECA




    How to join BURKEDECA!

    Are you in one of these classes at Burke?
    • Accounting
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Marketing
    • Management & Leadership
    • Principles of Business, Marketing, & Management
    Email Mr. Dalton (jay.dalton@ops.org) to be added to the Burke DECA Team.