Competitive Events

The Competitive Events Program includes a selection of events for more than 20 career areas and gives you the chance to compete against your peers for top international honors.

Competitive events recognize student achievement, and provide opportunities for traveling to conferences and networking with peers, while testing the knowledge and skills of members. Collegiate DECA's Competitive Events Program is considered our flagship of student development and career preparation. In all events, students interact with business and industry professionals serving as judges.


Types of Events

Business Simulation events include an interactive role–play and a written multiple–choice exam.

Case Study events involve analyzing real–world case situations and presenting solutions.

Prepared Business Presentation events involve preparing a written prospectus, design, sales presentation or Website and presenting the work for evaluation.


College DECA Competitive Event Guidelines