CONSOLIDATED TESTING PROCESS
TRIP 1 (1 or 2 days)
Entrance Exam: The entrance exam is a timed 2-hour, multiple choice exam that covers observation and memory, written communication, reading/understanding, and reasoning/analytical ability. A score of 70 is required to pass.
Physical Readiness Assessment: If you pass the entrance exam, you will be notified later that day to report to the Physical Readiness Assessment (PRA) either the same day, or the following day.
- Agility Run - 21.6 seconds (click here to see course layout)
- 300-Meter Run - 82.8 seconds
- Push Ups - 24
- Sit Ups - 24 in 1 minute
- 1.5-Mile Run - 21 minutes
Applicants who pass the Entrance Exam and Physical Readiness Assessment will have 10 days to submit their online Personal History Statement. After submitting the PHS, the background investigation will begin. The assigned background investigator will contact the applicant within 2 months to schedule a clarification interview.
Applicants who clear the initial background investigation will be sent a Conditional Offer of Employment and will be scheduled Trip 2.
TRIP 2 (4-5 days)
- Post-Offer Psychological Examination
- Psychological Interview
- Truth Verification/Polygraph Examination
- Medical Examination