Fees: DECA dues of $20.00, DECA conference fees (Regional, State & National as appropriate) $TBA IB exam fee as appropriate

Learning Recommendations: Successful completion of IB Business Management SL

General Description: IB Business Management HL is an extension of the SL course. This course satisfies either group 3 or 6 for IB diploma candidates.


  • Accounting and finance
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Business strategy
  • Operations management
  • External business influences

Strategies: Students learn through a combination of:

  • Direct Instruction
  • Written assignment where students must solve a real business situation
  • Participation in DECA
  • Critical thinking
  • Discussions
  • Use of Technology

Equipment to be provided by student:  None

Note: Students join DECA and take an active role in DECA conferences. These provide students with the opportunity to travel and meet students from Washington State and throughout the United States