Dedicated to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic and technological skills, Business Professionals of America is the premier co-curricular CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) providing programs in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields.
With more than 45,000 members located throughout 25 states and Puerto Rico, Business Professionals of America serves secondary, post-secondary and middle levels and has the ability to enhance student participation in professional, civic, service and social endeavors. Through BPA, members learn how to go from student to professional in knowledge, skill and ability.
The Workplace Skills Assessment Program (WSAP) assesses the real-world business skills and problem-solving abilities of business students in the areas of finance, business administration, management, and information technology. The program’s goal is to provide all business students with the opportunity to demonstrate and apply these skills learned through business courses.
Business Professionals of America is committed to the preparation of global professionals through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic and technological skills. The measure of our success will be portrayed through the achievements of our alumni who have been aptly equipped with the necessary tools and support to compete in the 21 st century global society.