This association of logistics and marketing students is a career and technical student organization designated to enhance a specific career objective in marketing, management, business, or distribution.  Any student enrolled in a Logistics, Marketing or Business Education course is eligible for membership in local, state and national DECA chapters.  The DECA tagline is:  “Developing Future Leaders in Marketing, Management and Entrepreneurship.”   The four points are: 

  • Vocational Understanding – Students develop first-hand knowledge of merchandising management and the opportunities available in their chosen career. 
  • Civic Consciousness – Students learn to recognize their obligations to the community in which they live. 
  • Social Intelligence – DECA members develop poise and social graces as well as becoming aware of the social environment through DECA social events. 
  • Leadership Development – DECA activities are designed to give students the opportunity to participate in many activities which teach leadership skills.