Wisconsin DECA has impacted the lives of thousands of students, educators, school administrators and business professionals with a nearly 60-year history. We are one of the largest chartered DECA associations worldwide, providing valuable resources and leadership to over 10,000 Wisconsin students in over 100 statewide chapters including comprehensive learning and competitive event programs.
DECA provides remarkable experiences in the preparation of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management in high schools and colleges around the globe. DECA’s programs and activities constantly evolve as we use the latest technology and apply cutting edge educational research. We value competence, innovation, integrity and teamwork.
Wisconsin DECA student members have exclusive access to all of the college and career preparation opportunities DECA provides including participation in DECA’s Competitive Events Program to demonstrate their knowledge and earn recognition, opportunities to attend conferences designed to prepare them for college and careers, access to $200,000 in scholarships and more.
DECA’s remarkable, authentic and comprehensive learning programs integrate into the classroom all year long preparing students to be college and career ready: