Clubs and Organizations
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The mission of Business Professionals of America is to contribute to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic and technological skills. Business Professionals of America is for any student who is taking classes related to the Business & Management career pathway at the high school level and at the post-secondary two-year or four-year level. Involvement as an active Business Professionals of America member is one of the most rewarding aspects of a business education program.
The Business Professionals of America Pledge
We are met in a spirit of friendship and goodwill as we prepare for productive lives in business and office careers. We work together to develop professionalism and leadership through Business Professionals of America and pledge our loyalty to our nation.
According to Board policy, "Only members whose dues have been postmarked to the national Center by February 15 are eligible for national competition." Paid memberships will be verified by the National Center and a receipted membership roster will be returned to each local chapter when dues are received. Be sure to check your state association membership deadline to ensure eligibility at the regional and state levels.
Workplace Skills Assessment Program Philosophy
The Workplace Skills Assessment Program is an integral part of Business Professionals of America. The goal of the program is to provide all business students the opportunity to demonstrate workplace skills learned through business education curriculums. Students will:
- demonstrate occupational competencies;
- broaden knowledge, skills, and attitudes;
- expand leadership and human relation skills;
- demonstrate a competitive spirit; and
- receive recognition.