JUNIOR OFFICER CRYPTOLOGIC CAREER PROGRAM (JOCCP)

Date Signed: 12/27/2011
MARADMINS Active Number: 751/11

R 271811Z DEC 11
UNCLASSIFIED
MARADMIN 751/11
MSGID/GENADMIN,USMTF,2007/CMC WASHINGTON DC I//
SUBJ/JUNIOR OFFICER CRYPTOLOGIC CAREER PROGRAM (JOCCP)//
REF/A/MSGID:MSG/CMC WASHINGTON DC/YMD:20000714//
AMPN/REF A IS MCO P1070.12K, MARINE CORPS INDIVIDUAL RECORDS MANUAL (IRAM)//
POC/SILE, J.A./MAJ/UNIT:CMC WASHINGTON DC I/-/TEL:703-614-3489/TEL:DSN 224-3489/ EMAIL:JACK.SILE@USMC.MIL//
GENTEXT/REMARKS/1. THIS MESSAGE SOLICITS APPLICATIONS FOR THE JOCCP. THE PURPOSE OF THE JOCCP IS TO BROADEN THE EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE OF OFFICERS WHO HAVE DEMONSTRATED POTENTIAL FOR FUTURE LEADERSHIP IN THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY. THIS PROGRAM PROVIDES AN INTENSIVE THREE-YEAR INTERNSHIP AT THE NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY (NSA) IN THE FUNDAMENTALS OF CRYPTOLOGIC SKILLS AND MANAGEMENT.
2. PROGRAM PREREQUISITES:
   A. APPLICANT MUST BE A REGULAR OFFICER WITH A PMOS OF 02XX.
   B. APPLICANT MUST BE A CAREER DESIGNATED LIEUTENANT OR CAPTAIN.
   C. APPLICANT MUST HAVE NO MORE THAN 10 YEARS TOTAL SERVICE BY 1 AUG 2012.
   D. APPLICANT MUST POSSESS A BACHELOR'S DEGREE FROM AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY.
   E. APPLICANT MUST POSSESS AT LEAST TWO YEARS OF INTELLIGENCE EXPERIENCE BY 1 AUG 2012.
   F. APPLICANTS MUST MEET MINIMUM TIME ON STATION REQUIREMENTS AS FOLLOWS:
      1. CONUS: TWO YEARS
      2. OCONUS: THREE YEARS
   G. APPLICANT MUST HAVE A FULLY ADJUDICATED TS/SCI CLEARANCE. NSA REQUIRES THAT INDIVIDUALS PASS A COUNTERINTELLIGENCE-SCOPE POLYGRAPH (CSP). THE SELECTED OFFICER MUST COMPLETE A CSP PRIOR TO DETACHING FROM HIS OR HER PRESENT DUTY STATION IN ORDER TO REDUCE TIME AWAITING ACCESS AND ASSIGNMENT TO NSA.
3. APPLICANTS WILL SUBMIT NOMINATIONS IN LETTER FORMAT WITH 0-5 LEVEL COMMAND ENDORSEMENT.  FORWARD NOMINATION PACKAGES TO COMMANDING OFFICER, MARINE CORPS INTELLIGENCE ACTIVITY BY 18 FEBRUARY 2012.  COMMANDING OFFICER, MCIA WILL CHAIR A PANEL COMPRISED OF REPRESENTATIVES FROM HQMC INTELLIGENCE DEPT AND MCSB TO REVIEW APPLICATIONS AND NOMINATE THE MOST QUALIFIED OFFICERS TO THE DIRECTOR, NSA FOR FINAL APPROVAL.
4. AS PART OF THEIR APPLICATION PACKAGE, PERSONNEL APPLYING ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT AND SIGN THE FOLLOWING PAGE 11 STATEMENT: "I UNDERSTAND THAT IF ACCEPTED TO JOCCP, I INCUR THREE YEARS OBLIGATED SERVICE UPON GRADUATION FROM THE PROGRAM--A TOTAL OF SIX YEARS FROM THE JOCCP COMMENCEMENT DATE OF 1 SEP 2012."  THE STANDARD FOLLOW-ON TOUR IS AN ASSIGNMENT TO THE OPERATING FORCES.
5. APPLICATION SUBMISSION:
   A. MAILING ADDRESS FOR APPLICATIONS AS FOLLOWS:
       COMMANDING OFFICER
       MARINE CORPS INTELLIGENCE ACTIVITY
       2033 BARNETT AVENUE
       QUANTICO, VIRGINIA 22134
   B. TO EXPEDITE DELIVERY, SCANNED VERSIONS OF COMPLETED APPLICATIONS CAN BE SUBMITTED TO THE POC VIA E-MAIL.
6. APPLICANTS WILL INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:
   A. NAME, RANK, SSN.
   B. DATE OF BIRTH.
   C. ARMED FORCES ACTIVE DUTY BASE DATE.
   D. GCT.
   E. DATE OF COMMISSION.
   F. DATE OF RANK.
   G. EDUCATION.
      1. CIVILIAN:
         A. UNDERGRADUATE - INCLUDE DEGREE, TO INCLUDE INSTITUTION, AND GPA.
         B. GRADUATE - SAME AS 6.G.1.A.
      2. MILITARY:
         A. FORMAL COURSES - INCLUDE YEAR COMPLETED, CLASS STANDING.
         B. OTHER MILITARY/INTELLIGENCE TRAINING.
   H. INTELLIGENCE OR RELATED DUTIES/EXPERIENCE.
   I. A 500 WORD STATEMENT DESCRIBING THE APPLICANT'S ASSESSMENT OF THE FUTURE OF MARINE CORPS SIGNALS INTELLIGENCE AND INDICATING HOW THE APPLICANT'S PARTICIPATION IN THE JOCCP WILL BENEFIT MARINE CORPS INTELLIGENCE. STATEMENTS MAY BE CLASSIFIED UP TO SECRET BUT MUST BE FORWARDED TO THE ADDRESS IN PARA 5 USING PROPER MAILING PROCEDURES FOR CLASSIFIED MATERIAL.
   J. FAVORABLE MATERIALS - INCLUDE PERSONAL AWARDS, LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION, ETC.
   K. OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH IAW REF A.
7. THE PANEL WILL NOT CONSIDER NOMINATION PACKAGES RECEIVED AFTER COB 18 FEB 2012.
8. HEADQUARTERS MARINE CORPS WILL PUBLISH THE RESULTS OF THE JOCCP PANEL VIA MARADMIN FOLLOWING THE COMPLETION OF THE PANEL AND MMOA WILL ISSUE THE SELECTED OFFICER PCS ORDERS TO REPORT TO MCC J39 DURING FOURTH QTR FY12.
9. RELEASE AUTHORIZED BY BRIGADIER GENERAL V.R. STEWART, DIRECTOR OF INTELLIGENCE.//