What is BPA?
Business Professionals of America (BPA) is a CareerTech Student Organization (CTSO) that is co-curricular with Business, Marketing, and Information Technology Education (BMITE) courses. BPA aims to help students develop leadership and professionalism through endeavors in community service, career development, civic engagement, and competitive events.
Who Can Join BPA?
Any 9th – 12th grade Byng student that is currently enrolled in or has previously taken a BMITE course may (and is highly encouraged to!) join BPA. A list of BMITE courses is below. Students must commit to join BPA by the end of September. Contact an advisor and join our Google Classroom if you’d like to join!
Byng BPA Advisors:
Michelle Blair | firstname.lastname@example.org
Breanna Graham | email@example.com
Josh Roberson | firstname.lastname@example.org
BPA Google Classroom for Students:
All BPA announcements and information for students will be posted in the BPA Google Classroom. Ask an advisor for the code to join!
Torch Awards Program:
All BPA members are required to participate in the Torch Awards program. This program helps students develop professionalism and leadership through activities in various categories. A member must qualify for at least the Executive Award by the end of February to be allowed to attend the State Leadership Conference.
Byng BPA Social Media:
@ByngBPA on Instagram
@ByngBPA on Twitter
State and National BPA Websites:
Byng BMITE courses that are co-curricular with BPA:
Students must be currently enrolled in or have previously taken any one of these courses to be allowed to join BPA.
Business Management and Communication
Fundamentals of Technology
Video Game Design (Esports)