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International Affairs Career Field: Program Details

Program Details

Create an International Affairs (IA) civilian workforce that possesses the competencies necessary to meet the challenges of the ever-changing global political-military environment. The essential elements are:

  • Focused, career-oriented professional development--IACF must develop civilians with required IA skills and provide assignment experiences to optimize their performance and maximize their opportunities as Airmen
  • Leadership committed to the professional development of our workforce--ongoing mentoring by seasoned and experienced leaders must be an essential element in developing civilians at all levels
  • High individual commitment--team members committed to making a long-term investment in their education and professional career development

To develop civilians with the required skills, knowledge, and experience to execute IA programs in support of the USAF mission and US national security objectives.