7 Student Organizations Encompassing 16 Career Clusters
Discover endless opportunities for growth, leadership, and success with Tennessee's Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs). These organizations are essential in bridging the gap between theory and practice, allowing students to apply their knowledge in real-world settings. By participating in our programs, students gain hands-on experience, develop leadership skills, and build a network of like-minded peers who share their ambitions.
Each CTSO has its own unique mission and purpose, which you can learn more about on their respective websites. You'll find detailed mission statements, program highlights, and ways to get involved.
DECA prepares emerging leaders and entrepreneurs in marketing, finance, hospitality, and management.
FBLA empowers individuals to become business leaders in their communities.
FCCLA focuses on family and consumer sciences, nurturing skills for life.
FFA ignites the passion for agriculture, leadership, and personal growth.
HOSA prepares future health professionals through education and leadership opportunities.
SkillsUSA equips individuals with skills in trade, technical, and skilled service occupations.
TSA fosters technological literacy and innovation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
Whether you're interested in developing leadership skills, enhancing your curriculum, or supporting the generation of professionals, Tennessee CTSOs are here for you.
Get ready for an exciting journey of exploration, growth, and achievement with CTSOs.
Students Ask the DECA, FBLA, FCCLA, FFA, HOSA, SkillsUSA, or TSA chapter advisor at your school. If your school doesn't have the CTSO you are interested in, talk to your CTE teacher.
Teachers, Chapter Advisors, and School/District Administrators