Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) is a dynamic and effective national student organization that helps young men and women become leaders and address important personal, family, work and societal issues through Family and Consumer Sciences Education. FCCLA: The Ultimate Leadership Experience is unique among youth organizations because its programs are planned and run by members. It is the only career and technical student organization with family as its central focus. Participation in national programs and chapter activities helps members become strong leaders in their families, careers and communities.
Montana FCCLA has more than 1095 members in 67 chapters throughout the state.
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Who is eligible to be a member of FCCLA?
Any student who has taken or is taking a course in Family and Consumer in comprehensive or occupational Family and Consumer Sciences through grade twelve shall be eligible for active membership in an organized chapter within the school.
If students have taken a high school course in a specific FCS area or program of study that concentrates on in-class learning and on-the-job training in preparation for paid employment in that subject area their chapter adviser may apply to affiliate those members as occupational. Course examples include ProStart for advanced Culinary Arts classes and running child care classes within advanced Child Development/Early Childhood Education classes.