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This forum is for non-polygraph related discussion of the CIA, NSA, NRO, DIA, DHS, NIMA and other US intelligence agencies. What internship and/or student programs are available? What is the testing, interview, and background investigation process like? Security clearance questions, etc.
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Rejecting a cia offer
I applied to the agency a while ago, I went through the whole process, and I was told that it would probably take around a year for the process to complete. In the meantime, as what most people would ...

Started Sep 17th, 2012 at 9:54pm by Kim Gore (Guest)
3 5209 Last Post Jun 20th, 2013 at 8:30am
By: xenonman
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CIA age waivers?
I'm an Ivy League-educated USMC veteran and a 38 year-old professional interested in a career move to the CIA clandestine service. I've read that age waivers can be obtained for applicants over 35. Is...

Started Mar 29th, 2013 at 1:59am by semperfi (Guest)
1 3585 Last Post Jun 20th, 2013 at 8:24am
By: xenonman
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CIA 1 on 1 interview
Does anyone out there happen to know what I should expect from the initial face to face interview? Should I expect "current events" questions? how long is it going to be?
any help would be apprec...

Started Sep 30th, 2007 at 12:27pm by Hazel
1 4021 Last Post Jun 20th, 2013 at 7:29am
By: xenonman
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Why Shouldn't I Work for the NSA?

Started Jun 8th, 2013 at 3:09pm by George W. Maschke
0 912 Last Post Jun 8th, 2013 at 3:09pm
By: George W. Maschke
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CIA poly: did i pass or fail?
Hi all. I had my agency polys during the 3-day a few months ago and am not sure how to interpret what happened.
Throughout the whole experience, i was very nervous due to the whole "is there anyt...

Started Jan 8th, 2013 at 9:37pm by steve1
3 3657 Last Post Jun 8th, 2013 at 11:02am
By: xenonman
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past drug experience and intelligence agencies
I sold small amounts of marijuana over a 2 week period in high school. During that time, I used the drug maybe 5 times. This was 6 years ago. I have not used anything since then and have no criminal h...

Started May 26th, 2013 at 4:15pm by qwerty123456q (Guest)
0 961 Last Post May 26th, 2013 at 4:15pm
By: qwerty123456q (Guest)
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"Position of Public Trust" Form 85P and past drug use/misdemeanors... will it interfere?
I'm applying for a position that requires me to submit form 85P, application for position of public trust.
I listed two charges that I was convicted of, they are misdemeanors... one was parapher...

Started May 25th, 2010 at 7:39pm by MaestroDT
7 14192 Last Post Apr 30th, 2013 at 1:46am
By: SS (Guest)
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What happens if I fail/don't pass an NSA background check?
So right now I'm debating whether or not to send in my paperwork for an entry level position with the NSA. If I send in this paper work and they nail me on some stuff in my past, either in the backgro...

Started Dec 30th, 2012 at 8:41pm by CapTAINKirk
5 5069 Last Post Jan 1st, 2013 at 9:13pm
By: New Year's Eve (Guest)
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agencies this is a serious request
i would like to work for any of the agencies on a contract basis
go anywhere no questions asked want to do something for the usa make a difference.

Started Nov 14th, 2012 at 12:46pm by chameleon (Guest)
0 937 Last Post Nov 14th, 2012 at 12:46pm
By: chameleon (Guest)
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TS/SCI Clearance Question?
Yesterday I was finally cleared by the NSA with a TS/SCI.  The thing is, the NSA is offering me a lower salary to become an NSA Staff worker, than what I am making now at a corporation.  My question i...

Started Jan 26th, 2006 at 3:34pm by rbjones6
7 23056 Last Post Oct 19th, 2012 at 11:25am
By: Kegra86
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CIA eligibility?
I am preparing to begin the application process for the CIA, and am quite curious as to whether or not having engaged in numerous illegal activities in the past such as drug use, drug trafficing and r...

Started Feb 17th, 2005 at 7:29pm by coupdetatinc
3 3840 Last Post Oct 15th, 2012 at 5:29pm
By: ANUSHKA (Guest)
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Appealing CIA Clearance Denial due to Poly
A few months after my pre-employment polygraphs with the CIA I received a letter saying I had been denied access to classified information by the CIA.  My recruiter confirmed that this was in face a c...

Started May 5th, 2012 at 5:03pm by Melanie Sanchez (Guest)
1 2751 Last Post Sep 23rd, 2012 at 7:15pm
By: Melanie Sanchez (Guest)
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Help.. CIA application <> SF 86
Hi looking for some help here from someone who has applied recently to the CIA.  My question is do you have to fill out the SF 86 as part of the application / before the polygraph? 
The reason w...

Started Sep 20th, 2012 at 4:54pm by oceangreen (Guest)
1 1768 Last Post Sep 20th, 2012 at 5:06pm
By: Bill_Brown
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Non-military, mid-40's looking to change careers from filmmaking/graphic arts/animator/on-screen communications specialist - to - Intelligence community.
Education - AA degree fr...

Started Sep 10th, 2012 at 6:41pm by Declan (Guest)
3 1525 Last Post Sep 19th, 2012 at 3:27pm
By: Bill_Brown
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Questions about CIA Psych screening
What does the CIA background check and psych screening involve? I had a rough childhood mentally-wise due to some traumas that I experienced. I was in counselling and on psych meds for some years. Wil...

Started May 28th, 2012 at 6:21pm by jovie
4 14094 Last Post May 30th, 2012 at 5:45am
By: jovie
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CIA makes a note of applicants who visit this site
This is just a tid bit of info.  I was rejected by the CIA once upon a time (maybe yesterday, maybe years ago, lol).  During my polygraph session, I was asked "what research did you do on the polygrap...

Started Sep 3rd, 2011 at 8:30pm by Charlie Chuckles (Guest)
1 4962 Last Post Mar 20th, 2012 at 6:58pm
By: NSA_hopeful
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CIA Application/DoD Security Clearance
A few years ago, I filled out an application with the CIA. Currently enlisting in the military, problem is, my recruiter told me to omit certain behaviors from my enlistment forms. Problem is, all of ...

Started Feb 3rd, 2012 at 10:19pm by heeby (Ex Member)
0 1312 Last Post Feb 3rd, 2012 at 10:19pm
By: heeby - Ex Member
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CIA recruiter's response?
I have applied to several Intelligence Agencies online in the US including the CIA with a sincere interest in a career change. The CIA has not responded to my application yet. Still ten days ...

Started Oct 26th, 2010 at 9:51pm by terry
4 4903 Last Post Dec 25th, 2011 at 11:55pm
By: stefano - Ex Member
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Homosexuality & CIA
Hey all,
   I'm a lesbian woman and have made it past part 1 of the CIA process and am having an interview scheduled.  I haven't had to disclose any information regarding my significant other, se...

Started Apr 11th, 2011 at 1:22pm by SuperKristina
5 4980 Last Post Nov 6th, 2011 at 10:43pm
By: pasrof muppet (Guest)
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Non Official Cover Op's Officer (long term, deep cover) - recruitment
Apologies for duplicate posting, didn't get subject OK in previous post - please respond to this post only
For a variety of reasons I would like to work for the CIA, specifically as...

Started Jan 22nd, 2009 at 1:25am by aceofspades (Guest)
8 10700 Last Post Oct 26th, 2011 at 9:23pm
By: Mr. Truth
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