Common Security Clearance Questions


For a full list of security clearance questions and answers, please see our Security Clearance FAQ [pdf].

#305078;">Where can I search for jobs that require a security clearance?
Candidates with active clearances and those with clearances that can be reinstated can search for jobs that make use of that clearance at

#305078;">Specific Security Clearance Issues:

#305078;">- Employment Suitability Versus Security Clearance
- Criminal Conduct and Security Clearances
- Drug Involvement and Security Clearances
- Rebutting and Appealing Security Clearance Denials
- Alcohol Consumption and Security Clearances
- Personal Finances and Security Clearances

Decisions pertaining to the adjudication of security clearance cases for contractor personnel: DOHA: Industrial Security Clearance Decisions

#305078;">Military Resume Templates:

View military resume templates and sample resumes below to make a successful military-to-civilian transition.


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