Welcome!

Oklahoma Collegiate DECA is excited that you have taken this step and are considering being on the Oklahoma State Executive Council! Please note that while there are many aspects to running for office and extensive details to be attentive to on the application, the experience is worth every minute of preparation. It is important to pay close attention to deadlines and the specific details of the process.


To the Local Chapter and Advisor:

The following packet contains important information concerning Oklahoma Collegiate DECA State Executive Council Appointment. Ensure that you completely review the Local Chapter Section pertaining to your duties in relation to DECA State Executive Council Candidates. Review the Election Information section for information regarding voting delegate responsibilities and election procedures. Please forward the appropriate information to those members interested in applying for office.


Important Reminders:

  1. Candidates should print the Candidate Checklist in the forms section of this handbook to ensure completion of all required documentation.
  2. Candidates who submit incomplete OR late application forms and materials will be automatically eliminated (all required items are included on the Candidate Checklist)
  3. NO handwritten documents will be accepted. All candidate information MUST be keyed.
  4. ALL candidate information must be submitted on decaok.org by March 4, 2022.

Application Deadline:  March 4, 2022

NEW applications for the 2022-2023 membership year are now available. 

NOTE:  The application will note the December 2021 dates. Please substitute them with the following: 

March 4th – Application Deadline 

March 5th – Candidates notified if they will be attending screening 

March 11th – Screening 

Candidate Screening:  March 11, 2022

Screening will be held in person at ODCTE in Stillwater.

*the uniform size form will be distributed at screening – you do not need to submit this form when submitting your application.