Competitive Events

Below you will find the New Jersey DECA events. You can download the guidelines, sample test question and sample role plays by clicking on the link in PDF format.

**Papers 30 pages in length now have a minimum of 21 pages.**

REGIONAL CONFERENCE EVENTS

Principles of Business Administration Events (First Year Member Only)

Qualifying Events for State Conference

Event Guidleines # of Participants ONLINE
Exam
Prep Time Presentation Time Performance Indicators Sample Exam Sample Event
Principles of Business Management and Administration 1 Yes–Business Administration Core Exam 10 mins. 10 mins. PBM PBM PBM
Principles of Finance 1 Yes–Business Administration Core Exam 10 mins. 10 mins. PFN PFN PFN
Principles of Hospitality and Tourism 1 Yes–Business Administration Core Exam 10 mins. 10 mins. PHT PHT PHT
Principles of Marketing 1 Yes–Business Administration Core Exam 10 mins. 10 mins. PMK PMK PMK

Individual Series

Qualifying Events for State Conference

Event Guidelines # of Participants ONLINE
Exam
Prep Time Presentation Time Performance Indicators Sample Exam Sample Event
Accounting Applications 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. ACT ACT ACT
Apparel & Accessories Marketing 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. AAM AAM AAM
Automotive Services Marketing 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. ASM ASM ASM
Business Finance 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. BFS BFS BFS
Business Services Marketing 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. BSM BSM BSM
Food Marketing 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. FMS FMS FMS
Hotel & Lodging Management 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. HLM HLM HLM
Human Resources Management 1 Yes 10 mins 10 mins. HRM HRM HRM
Marketing Management 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. MMS MMS MMS
Quick Serve Restaurant Management 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. QSRM QSRM QSRM
Restaurant & Food Service Management 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. RFSM RFSM RFSM
Retail Merchandising 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. RMS RMS RMS
Sports and Entertainment Marketing 1 Yes 10 mins. 10 mins. SEM SEM SEM

Management Team Decision Making

Qualifying Events for State Conference

 Event Guidelines # of Participants ONLINE Exam Prep Time Presentation Time Performance Indicators Sample Exam Sample Event
Business Law & Ethics 2 Yes 30 mins. 15 mins. BLTDM BLTDM BLTDM
Buying & Merchandising 2 Yes 30 mins. 15 mins. BTDM BTDM BTDM
Financial Services 2 Yes 30 mins. 15 mins. FTDM FTDM FTDM
Hospitality Services 2 Yes 30 mins. 15 mins. HTDM HTDM HTDM
Marketing Communications 2 Yes 30 mins. 15 mins. MTDM MTDM MTDM
Sports & Entertainment Marketing 2 Yes 30 mins. 15 mins. STDM STDM STDM
Travel& Tourism Marketing 2 Yes 30 mins. 15 mins. TTDM TTDM TTDM

PROFESSIONAL SELLING EVENTS

Qualifying Event for State Conference

Event Guidelines # of Participants ONLINE Exam Entry Length Prep Time Presentation Time Performance Indicators Sample Exam Sample Event
Hospitality and Tourism Professional Selling 1 Yes N/A None 20 mins. HTPS HTPS HTPSNONE
Professional Selling Event 1 Yes N/A None 20 mins. PSE PSE PSENONE

STATE CONFERENCE EVENTS

Business Operations / Research Events

Event Guidelines # of Participants Online
Exam
Entry Length Prep Time Presentation Time Sample Event
Business Services ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. BOR
Buying and Merchandising ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. BMOR
Finance ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. FOR
Hospitality and Tourism ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. HTOR
Sports and Entertainment ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. SEOR

Written Chapter Team Events

Event Guidelines # of Participants ONLINE
Exam
Entry Length Prep Time Presentation Time Sample Event
Community Service Project ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. CSP
Creative Marketing Project ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. CMP
Entrepreneurship Promotion Project ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. EPP
Financial Literacy Promotion Project ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. FLPP
Learn & Earn Project ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. LEP
Public Relations Project ** 1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. PRP

Business Management & Entrepreneurship

 Event Guidelines # of Participants ONLINE
Exam
Entry Length Prep Time Presentation Time Sample Event
Entrepreneurship
Written
 **
1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. ENW
International
Business Plan
 **
1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. IBP
Entrepreneurship Participating-Independent 1 to 3
Only 1 present
No 11 pages None 20 mins. ENPI
Entrepreneurship Participating-Franchising 1 to 3
Only 1 present
No 11 pages None 20 mins. ENPF
Entrepreneurship Innovation Plan 1 to 3
Only 1 present
No 5 pages None 20 mins. ENI
Entrepreneurship
Growing Your Business
**
1 to 3
Only 2 present
No 30 pages
min. 21p
None 15 mins. ENGB

 

Marketing Representative Events (Start at state conference)

Event Guidelines # of Participants ONLINE
Exam
Entry Length Prep Time Presentation Time Performance Indicators Sample Exam Sample Event
Advertising Campaign 1 to 3
Only 1 present
Yes 11 pages None 20 mins. ADC ADC ADC
Fashion Merchandising Promotion Plan 1 to 3
Only 1 present
Yes 11 pages None 20 mins. FMP FMP FMP
Sports and Entertainment Promotion Plan 1 to 3
Only 1 present
Yes 11 pages None 20 mins SEPP SEPP SEPP

Online Activity

 Event Guidelines # of Participants  Exam Start Date End Date Event Information
Stock Market Game 1 to 3 No SMG Guidelines & Login
Virtual Business ChallengeVirtual Business Challenge – Hotel 1 to 3 No VBC Hotel Management
VBC Peronal Finance
VBC Restaurant
VBC Retail
VBC Sports

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