Career and Technical Student Organizations
Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) offer co-curricular learning experiences above and beyond the classroom. CTSO activities include but are not limited to local, district, state and national level competition, business and industry networking events, and community service activities.
Business Professionals of America is ideal for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields.
DECA prepares emerging high school and college leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management. Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a dynamic and effective national student organization that helps young men and women become leaders and address important personal, family, work and societal issues Future Business Leaders of America brings business and education together in a positive working relationship through innovative leadership and career development programs. FFA is a national organization of students preparing for careers in food, fiber and natural resources systems. This is achieved through integral programs of agricultural education in public schools. Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) is a student organization whose mission is to promote career opportunities in health care and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people. HOSA is the largest student organization that prepares students to enter the health care field. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving over 300,000 high school and college students and professional members who are enrolled in Industrial Technology Education and technical, skilled, and service occupations. Technology Student Association (TSA) is the national organization for technology education students. The mission of TSA is to prepare members for the challenges of a dynamic world by promoting technological literacy, leadership, and problem solving, resulting in personal growth and opportunity.