Contact Us Name* First Last Email* PhoneReason For Contacting*CAPTCHA FAQ Menu Who is Bellevue DECA and Speech open to? Expand Our team is open for everyone who is enrolled for at least 1 credit class in the current academic quarter. Can running start students participate in DECA and Speech? Expand Yes, they can! However, keep in mind that if the student is under 18 years old, they will need parents' consent to travel to the competitions. Can international students participate in DECA? Expand Yes, they can! How often do we compete? Expand We have DECA tournaments in November, the State competition at the end of February, and the National competition in April. How much does it cost to join DECA? Expand DECA's joining fee is set by the national organization, and currently, it's $40. How much of a time commitment is required? Expand Time commitment requirements are totally up to students. You can join us and do a single event or scale up to become part of our community, build relationships, and even become officers.