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DECA CTE Students displaying their medals

Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO)

DECA students competing

"I have been in DECA for four years now. I have had experiences that I would never have had unless it was for DECA. I have grown in every aspect: professional, personal, social, and so much more." -SRHS CTSO Student 

Arizona DECA 

DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs for careers in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management in high schools and colleges around the globe.  

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FBLA students at competition

"I love the overall experience meeting new people and hearing what I can do in my future (or now) that will lead me to the right education that I need..." -DHS CTSO Student

FBLA Arizona 

Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is the largest and oldest business student organization in the world, with a quarter million students preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. 

Affiliated CTE Program:  

Digital Animation

Film & TV Production

FCCLA culinary students' food presentation

"...This experience really changed my life and I loved all the seminars and everybody there was so sweet too!" -VVHS CTSO Student

FCCLA Arizona 

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) helps young people become leaders with student-directed learning in Family And Consumer Sciences (FACS) education in the areas of Early Childhood Education, Culinary Arts, Fashion & Interior Design, and Hospitality Management. 

Affiliated CTE Program:  


Education Professions

HOSA wearing their competition blazers

"...You get so much out of it education wise and you pursue many new opportunities" -WCHS CTSO Student 

HOSA Arizona

HOSA–Future Health Professionals is a student-led Career and Technical Student Organization that provides a unique program of leadership development, motivation, and recognition for middle school, secondary, postsecondary, and collegiate students interested in a career in healthcare. 

Affiliated CTE Program: 

Laboratory Assisting 

Nursing Services 

Sports Medicine

SkillsUSA Officer

"...Such a fun experience and a great opportunity for many people to improve and build themselves as a leader and a person." -WCHS CTSO Student

SkillsUSA Arizona 

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce, emphasizing total quality at work: high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education, and pride in the dignity of work 

Affiliated CTE Program:  

Digital Animation 

Digital Photography 

Film & TV Production

Fire Science

Graphic Design

Law & Public Safety

Software & App Design


Technology Device Maintenance