University of Fairfax Resources for Your Security Clearance

With the ever-increasing shortage of cybersecurity professionals holding security clearances, obtaining and maintaining your security clearance can really accelerate your cybersecurity career. To assist you in successfully navigating your security clearance process, we are pleased to provide the following complimentary resources.

Security Clearance Handbook

The University of Fairfax Security Clearance Handbook is a comprehensive guide containing hundreds of facts and FAQs explaining all you need to know to obtain and maintain your clearance. Topics include:

    » How to obtain your security clearance
    » How to reactivate your inactive clearance
    » Who may or may not be eligible for a security clearance
    » How long it can take to get a clearance
    » Additional related topics

For answers to these and many more questions, order your complimentary copy of the Security Clearance Handbook, which is available to our Cybersecurity Elite members for free, here.

Complimentary Security Clearance Workshop

Increase the likelihood that you'll successfully navigate the security clearance process by accessing the complimentary University of Fairfax Security Clearance Workshop online. The webinar expands on topics covered in the Handbook and helps you avoid common pitfalls and mistakes that can cause unnecessary delays in your clearance process.

» Register as a University of Fairfax Cybersecurity website member to gain access to, and immediately watch, the Security Clearance Workshop.


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Distinguish yourself and advance your cybersecurity career by following the University of Fairfax Online Cybersecurity Education Path. No matter which graduate program you pursue, all of your courses will explore relevant cybersecurity policy and management issues, and you will complete a cybersecurity project in each course. You can apply what you learn and make significant contributions in your workplace right away.
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