Applicants must be current students pursuing a degree or certificate in a qualifying educational institution. To be creditable, education must have been obtained in an accredited college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Qualifying Education Institution: Any of the following educational institutions or curricula that have been accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education
1) A 2-year or 4-year college or university; OR
2) A graduate or professional school (e.g., law school, medical school)
You must meet the minimum qualification requirements as stated in the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Operating
Manual, Qualification Standards for General Schedule Positions, https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=Group-Standards
For the GS-03 level: Completion of one academic year of post-high school study.
For the GS-04 level: Completion of two academic years of post-high school study or associate’s degree.
** The required education must lead to an undergraduate degree in Accounting or a related field (accounting, auditing, business administration, economics, finance, or public administration) with a total of 24 or more semester hours in Accounting including up to 6 semester hours in Business Law.
How to Apply
There are two positions you can apply to:
- Pathways Intern Student Trainee GS-599-3/4
- Pathways Intern Student Trainee GS-599-5/7
What To Expect Next…
When your application package has been reviewed, you will receive an email advising whether or not you were determined to be best qualified and referred to the hiring manager. Referred candidates may be contacted for an interview. You will be notified when the selection process is complete.