DECA is a leadership organization for students at the high school or college level with an interest in marketing, management and entrepreneurship. DECA programs exist in 24 of our high school and career and technology center in the state of North Dakota. Nine college and universities have a Collegiate DECA Chapter.

DECA at both the high school and college levels focus on leadership development, community service learning, career awareness and social responsibility. Members pay local, state and national dues to receive membership benefits. Chapter members qualify to compete at the local, state, and national levels in career related competitive events.

Mission Statement: DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality and management.

Vision: To proved the DECA experience for every student who seeks it throughout the state of North Dakota.