Giving Purpose to Potential

Competitive Events

Get your game face on! 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 education curricula. Students will:

  • demonstrate occupational competencies;
  • broaden knowledge, skills, and attitudes;
  • expand leadership and human relation skills;
  • demonstrate a competitive spirit; and
  • receive recognition.

Event Guidelines

Business Professionals of America offers more than 80 events in various areas of business for both Middle and Secondary/Post-Secondary member students. Current guidelines and the full list of individual events are listed at:
http://www.bpa.org/compete/downloadcenter

  • Finance

    Fundamental Accounting, College Accounting, Advance Accounting, Advance College Accounting, College Payroll Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Federal Income Tax Accounting, Banking & Finance, Financial Analyst Team, Economic Research Individual, Economic Research Team, Personal Finance Management, Financial Math & Analysis Concepts – Open

  • Business Administration

    Fundamental Word Processing, Intermediate Word PRocessing, Advanced Word processing, Integrated Office Applications, Basic Office System & Procedures, Fundamental Spreadsheet applications, Advanced Spreadsheet Applications, Database Applications, Legal Office Procedures, Medical Office Procedures, Administrative Support Team, Administrative Support Research Project, Business Law & Ethics, ICD-10 Diagnostic Coding-Pilot, Administrative Support Concepts – Open

  • Management Information Systems

    Computer Network Technology, PC Servicing & Troubleshooting, Network Administration Using Microsoft®, Systems Administration Using Cisco®, Computer Security, Network Design Team, Visual Basic/C# Programming, C++ Programming, Java Programming, SQL Database Fundamentals, Computer Programming Concepts – Open, Information Technology Concepts – Open.

  • Digital Communication & Design

    Fundamental Desktop Publishing, Fundamentals of Web Design, Graphic Design Promotion, Digital Publishing, Digital Media Production, Computer Modeling, Video Production Team, Website Design Team, Computer Animation Team, Broadcast News Production Team, Digital Communication & Design Concepts – Open-Pilot

  • Management, Marketing & Communication

    Global Marketing Team, Entrepreneurship, Small Business Management Team, Interview Skills, Advanced Interview Skills, Extemporaneous Speech, Contemporary Issues, Human Resource Management, Ethics & Professionalism, Prepared Speech, Parliamentary Procedure Team, Presentation Management Individual, Presentation Management Team, Business Meeting Management Concepts – Open, Management, Marketing and Human Resources Concepts – Open, Parliamentary Procedure Concepts – Open, Project Management Concepts – Open, Digital Marketing Concepts – Open-Pilot

  • Middle Level

    Financial Literacy, Business Math Concepts – Open, Keyboarding Production, Spreadsheet Applications, Administrative Support Team, Business Communication Skills Concepts – Open, Digital Game Design Team, Computer Literacy Concepts – Open, Website Design Team, Introduction to Video Production, Graphic Design Promotion, Presentation Management Team, Prepared Speech, Extemporaneous Speech, Entrepreneurship Exploration, Business Fundamentals Concepts – Open

  • Virtual Events

    Virtual Multimedia & Promotion – Individual, Virtual Multimedia & Promotion – Team, Software Engineering Team, Web Application Team, Mobile Applications, Promotional Photography, Virtual Cybersecurity/Digital Forensics, Start-up Enterprise Team