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Assignments and Training

Assignments and Training
As you consider a Foreign Service career, you are probably wondering how your initial assignments and training will work: Can I influence my assignments? Will I receive training, or will I just be sent to a post? The U.S. Department of State takes seriously its responsibility to prepare new officers not just for their [...]

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The Register

After receiving medical and security clearances and passing the Final Suitability Review, your name is placed on the Register, which is a rank-ordered list of successful candidates, grouped by career track.
You may raise your standing on the Register by receiving Veteran’s Preference points or credit for foreign language proficiency (see information below on languages and veteran’s [...]

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