Business Operations (School Store)

  • Course Number:  271CTE

    Grade Levels:  10-12 or instructor approval

    Credit:  1.0 CTE or Elective Credit

    Length:  Two semesters (yearlong)

    Prerequisites:  Successful completion of Foundations of Business & Marketing OR Social Media Marketing OR Business and Finance

    Other:  Course may be repeated for credit

    Fee:  Current DECA regional, state, and national fee

    Course Overview:  This course provides students an opportunity to run a successful school-based enterprise and develop the skills and attitudes required for any career field. Students learn and practice customer service, advertising, sales, pricing, market research, and merchandising techniques. All students work in a variety of positions and receive on-the-job training. Students in this class are members of DECA, providing the opportunity to travel, practice leadership, and compete with students from around the world.