Are you a U.S. citizen interested in representing the United States in embassies and consulates around the world? The U.S. Embassy in Accra will host two sessions of the Foreign Service Officer Test (FSOT) next month:
Dates: June 2 and June 9, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
The FSOT is the first stage in the selection process that enables the U.S. Department of State to identify candidates having the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform Foreign Service work.
To be eligible, the U.S. Department of State requires that each candidate be:
– A U.S. citizen on the date the candidate submits the registration package;
– At least 20 years old and no older than 59 years of age on the day the candidate submits the registration;
– At least 21 years old and not yet 60 on the day the candidate is appointed as a Foreign Service Officer;
– Available for worldwide assignments, including Washington, D.C.
Candidates must register via the website of the test administrator, Pearson/Vue. To learn more about careers with the Department of State, visit careers.state.gov.