About burke deca

Founded in 1968, Burke DECA is dedicated to preparing emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in the areas of Marketing, Hospitality, Management, and Finance. Burke DECA is dedicated to assisting students become academically prepared, community oriented, professionally responsible, and experienced leaders.

As a co-curricular organization for 10th--12th grade students, Burke DECA utilizes content taught in all levels of Marketing 1-2, Marketing 3-4, Accounting 1-2, Accounting 3-4, Advanced Accounting, and Management & Leadership courses offered at Burke High School.

Burke DECA helps you to obtain the knowledge and skills you need to be career and college ready by offering various community service projects, competitive events, educational conferences, leadership positions, and social media networking opportunities.

We meet every Wednesday of school at 3:15 PM in room 233 with a make-up meeting held the following day at 7:10 AM.

Why join DECA?

With over 70 years of experience, over 225,000 members, and 3,500 High School Chapters, DECA has impacted the lives of more than ten million students, educators, school administrators and business professionals since it was founded in 1946. Their strong connection with our organization has resonated into a brand that people identify as a remarkable experience in the preparation of emerging leaders and entrepreneurs. DECA’s programs and activities have constantly evolved as we use the latest technology and apply cutting edge educational research. Our core focus has remained consistent and is captured in our mission.

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Upcoming Events

Must be a paid Member

Oct. 08 - Fall Leadership Conference (LaVista Conference Center)

Nov. 3 - First Timers Competition (Burke High School)

Jan. 19 - All-Metro Area Competition (Millard South High School)

Mar. 14-16 - State Career Development Conference (Lincoln, NE)

Apr. 26 - May 1 - International Career Development Conference (Orlando, FL)

May 07 - 2nd Annual Burke DECA Honors Night banquet (Omaha, NE)


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