Having a Security Clearance vs. Being Eligible for a Security Clearance


Originally published at: https://www.clearancejobsblog.com/having-a-security-clearance-vs-being-eligible-for-a-security-clearance/

What is the difference between having a security clearance versus being found eligible for a security clearance? This question has confounded many applicants after they have endured the long and arduous national security background investigation process and were told it was favorably adjudicated. Many who thought they were cleared found out otherwise when applying for…


Thank you for shedding some light on this confusing process, Marko.


Outstanding info for all.