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    West Point or Annapolis for career in cryptology/intelligence?

    I'm really interested in making a career out of military intelligence/cryptology, but I'm stuck between USMA and USNA. BTW, I'm considering the service academies specifically (over OCS or ROTC), because I like the structure, discipline, atmosphere, and focus on the development of the 'whole...
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    Best major for intelligence career?

    Hello, if appointed to West Point, my original intentions were to major in chemical or nuclear engineering, as I enjoy physics and chemistry. But, I recently reflected more on what I'd like to do most within the military, and not as much on my civilian career. I came to the realization that I...
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    Marine Corps PLC Financial Assistance Program Repayment after Withdraw

    Hello everyone, I would like to thank you in advance if you have some knowledge to share with me on this issue. When I was an officer candidate for the Marine Corps through the Platoon Leaders Class program, I was enrolled in the Financial Assistance Program (FAP) which gives money to...
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    Intelligence Officer

    Hello. I was wondering if anyone could shed some light on this. I recently became a US Citizen through my parents automatically, and I've lived in America for nearly my entire life. I was originally born in Israel, however, and I was wondering if this automatically disqualifies me from serving...
  5. ElectedTuna

    Working in Intelligence

    Hi Everyone, I'll be doing AFROTC next year (or hopefully attend USAFA) and I was wondering how to approach my end goal of becoming an intelligence officer. I have a deep interest in foreign affairs and political science but economics seems to be my strongest and most passionate subject. I've...
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    Intelligence to FBI/ Law Enforcement

    Can anyone offer insight into being an intelligence officer then moving onto a career in federal law enforcement? Are there many academy graduates who do this? Does the FBI commonly see applicants from such prestigous colleges? I am currently looking at my options after USAFA. I would most...