The Value of a DECA PREP Education

Together with great academics, DECA students experience solid values, a culture of achievement and people who believe in them – the building blocks of success in high school, college, and beyond.

DECA PREP. . . . . 

  • Provides an academically challenging curriculum
  • Provides Character Education
  • Offers many opportunities for tutoring and extra help
  • Recruits Highly Qualified faculty and staff who care about students and their success
  • Fosters a safe, supportive environment
  • Creates and supports a culture of achievement
  • Provides an atmosphere where it is OK to be smart for students who are determined to go to college
  • Provides training and practice in good study habits needed for school and eventually college and career
  • Teaches and builds in opportunities for presentation and public speaking skills
  • Provides age-appropriate extracurricular activities
 
Nearly all of DECA’s graduates, 87% of who are the first in their families to go to college, have enrolled in college. Tracking student retention and college graduation, DECA has found a remarkable 84% of DECA graduates are on track to earn a bachelor’s degree or have graduated.