Border Patrol Agent

What are the key requirements to become a Border Patrol Agent

  • U.S. citizenship
  • No Conviction of Domestic Violence
  • Residency requirement – Candidates must be a US resident for at least three (3) years
  • Must have valid driver’s license at the time of appointment
  • Age requirement – Candidate must not be 40 years of age or older at the time of selection. Exceptions to this is if an applicant currently holds or has previously held a qualifying federal civilian law enforcement (non-military) position with , OR can claim and provide proof of veterans’ preference.
  • Medical Exam
  • Drug Testing
  • Physical Fitness
  • Background Investigation
  • Polygraph Designated Position
  • Physical Fitness Test-2
  • Qualified for GL-5, GL-7 or GL-9

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