Business & Industry


DECA gives you the chance to network, compete, and win scholarships to further your education.  Dues are $20 and include a t-shirt.  Applications are in front of suite 151 Hansen Hall, turn them into Steffani McCrary at Student Services.

Congratulations to Deven Boyd for winning 1st place in the Entrepreneurship and Kayla Reynolds for receiving a Proficiency Certificate in Fashion Merchandising and Marketing at the Missouri State Collegiate DECA Career Development Conference.



Division Chair: Richard Hudanick

Phone: 1-636-584-6635

Office Suite: HH 151

Guest Speaker: FASTENAL

What a great Presentation!

 Thank You for Inspiring our students & faculty.



Fastenal District Manager Craig Shofner (right) and Director of Recruiting Nathan Gibbar (left) spoke to ECC business and HVAC students on March 3rd, 2016.

Shofner and Gibbar might look familiar.  Both attended ECC.  Shofner was a student here from 93-95.  He went on to earn his bachelor’s degree in marketing from Missouri State University.  Gibbar attended East Central from 1999-2000 and also played on the soccer team.  He received his bachelor’s degree from Southeast Missouri State University.