Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) - DECA and FBLA

CTE Student Leadership Organizations

Student leadership organizations were established with the commitment to making a positive difference in the lives of young people. In addition to offering a wide variety of specific career and technical training, CTE integrates student leadership elements, which complements student participation in these courses and programs. The term ”Career and Technical Student Organizations” (CTSOs) means an organization for individuals enrolled in a career and technical education program that engages in leadership activities as an integral part of the instructional program.

DECA—An Association of Marketing Students 

DECA is an organization that promotes leadership development, service to the community, and vocational understanding.

Jon Hansen
State Advisor | E-mail
Websites: National DECA | Utah DECA



FBLA—Future Business Leaders of America

FBLA provides students with opportunities for leadership, community involvement, business partnerships, and competition with other students in events ranging from Public Speaking to Job Interview to Parliamentary Procedures.

Duke Di Stefano  
State Advisor | E-mail  
Websites: National FBLA | Utah FBLA





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