Welcome to the Missouri DECA Collegiate Webpage!

News & Updates

 MO CDECA was represented at the first virtual Collegiate ICDC with 65 chapter members and advisors attending.  We had 21 finalists who were able to compete for top honors after a preliminary round. See the link below for details on finalists, top exam scores, and more

2021 International Career Development Conference


Sales Challenge (Special Event)
1st place - Taylor Hayes – University of Missouri – Columbia

Entrepreneurship Operations
2nd place - Taylor Hayes – University of Missouri – Columbia

Marketing Management
1st place - Fiona Thurow – University of Missouri – Columbia 2nd place - Alexis Daigle – University of Missouri Columbia

Sales Management Meeting
1st place - Ashley Swaters – University of Missouri - Columbia
3rd place - RJ Appleberry – University of Central Missouri

Entrepreneurship – Starting a Business
1st place - Jacob Rush & Mason Williams – University of Missouri - Columbia

Business to Business Marketing
3rd place - Heather Hoffman & David Oliver – Southeast Missouri State University

Sports and Entertainment Marketing
2nd place - Koby Bennett & Hannah Whan – University of Central Missouri

Officers Needed!!

Important Links

Chapter Directory

Missouri Collegiate DECA is proud to have 12 chartered chapters with over 150 members  See below for a complete listing.


For information regarding State CDC and ICDC, please access the Conference Information Page below.

Competitive Events

For current competitive events information, please access the Competitive Events page below.


Old News & Updates


Registration for the Missouri Collegiate State Career Development Conference is now open!  See the Conference Page link below to begin the registration process.
Questions?  Use the link to the right to access the REGISTRATION EMAIL sent out on December 30, 2020.  All registration details are in that email.  Or, as always, you may contact Tammy Stains, State Advisor at tammy.stains@dese.mo.gov 

 Collegiate DECA was represented at Collegiate ICDC in Washington, D.C. by 75 chapter members and advisors.  Several were finalists or placed in the top 10 in their events.  Congratulations on a good job in Orlando!

2019 International Career Development Conference

Missouri Collegiate DECA Students have completed their competition.  Here is the press release showing all who placed and received proficiency.
2019 State Collegiate CDC Results

MO Members Place at ENGAGE!

Congratulations to 4 Missouri Collegiate DECA members who took 1st Place in their case study competitions at DECA ENGAGE this past weekend in NYC!
Monica Friedman - Lindenwood University and Lauren Feise of University of Missouri placed 1st in Marketing and Communication
Savannah Bice of Lindenwood University placed first in Finance and Accounting
Kacie Huxol of University of Missouri placed first in Hospitality and Tourism
Congratulations, ladies! And thanks for representing Missouri Collegiate DECA so well at ENGAGE!

Chapter Officer Retreat
September 30- October 1, 2017


Chapter Officers from 8 collegiate Missouri chapters will head to Jefferson City for a weekend of leadership training, planning and competition preparation.  The agenda includes:

1) The New
Chapter Leadership Passport Program
     (Taking place of the Chapter of the Year competition)
2) The New
Individual Leadership Passport Program
      (Taking place of the Member of the Year competition)
3) Membership Campaigns
4) Fundraising Ideas
5) Program of Work collaboration
6) Strategic Planning for Missouri Collegiate DECA

7) Competitive Event Changes