Minimum Education Requirement:
High school diploma or GED with 15 college credits
"It's classified" will be your response when anyone asks what you do when you're a Communications Signals Intelligence specialist. At its core, this job requires you to operate sophisticated equipment in order to intercept electronic signals in various forms.
You'll have to interpret and analyze those signals to collect intelligence that you'll then forward up the chain of command. You'll also have to learn basic maintenance for the equipment you use because you could be in situations where tech support isn't available or even cleared to help you.
After eight-and-a-half weeks of Basic Military Training, every Airman goes to technical training to learn their career. Here's the basic information about Communication Signals Intelligence technical training:
School location: Goodfellow AFB [TX]
Length of course: 82 days
College degree earned: Communications Applications Technology
College credits earned: varies