This is an introductory marketing class designed for business-minded students interested in knowing the secrets to business success. This course will provide a basic understanding of the fundamental marketing process within an emphasis toward competing in a free enterprise system. Major components consist of marketing principles, product development, pricing, channel management, and sales promotion. The co-curricular organization, DECA, is an opportunity for students interested in challenging their newly acquired business skills. This organization offers many benefits and exciting activities for marketing students, including competitions, awards, scholarships, job opportunities, and travel.