Human Resources and Security Specialists should use this tool to determine the correct investigation level for any covered position within the U.S. Federal Government.
(for positions at GS-4 and above): Examples of qualifying specialized experience include work:
Successful completion of l year of study that included at least 6 semester hours of courses in zoology, biology, chemistry, or agricultural subjects.
Successful completion of 2 years of study that included at least 12 semester hours of courses in fields such as those shown above for GS-3.
Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree with major study or at least 24 semester hours of courses such as those shown above for GS-3.
Use the Group Coverage Qualification Standard for Technical and Medical Support Positions for this series in conjunction with the Individual Occupational Requirements described below.