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PBSA Accredited Background Check Company

PBSA Accredited Background Check Company

3rd Degree Screening is a Professional Background Screening Association Accredited Background Check Company. We received our accreditation through our commitment to uphold and deliver the highest level of industry standards in 6 critical areas. Information Security, Legal & Compliance, Client Education, Researcher & Data Standards ,Verification Services and Business Practices

We don’t just run computer checks — we compare findings, visit courthouses, run alias searches, and partner with other professional screening companies to make sure you get what you need.

3rd Degree Screening has partnered with the leading drug screening industry providers to give you access to the largest network of collection sites.

3rd Degree Screening offers a wide range of occupational health services to help organizations maintain a healthy workforce and meet policy and work requirements.

We offer web-based technology that fully automates the completion, signature, storage, & tracking of I-9 forms for a paperless process.

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Here are just a few of the growing number of companies that trust 3rd Degree Screening with their business needs.

Effective Background Screening Services for Your Business

3rd Degree Screening, Inc. is a full-service pre-employment background check company. We focus on customer satisfaction and customizable service, with the professional expertise to deliver affordable, high-quality, and timely background checks and reports. Our investigations are designed around your clients. By coupling our suite of automated services with a team of vetted national researchers and accredited, credentialed, licensed, and federally cleared investigators, we ensure that our clients have all of the information they need to make the right decision from the start.

Industry-Leading Applicant Tracking Partners

We have an industry-leading number of applicant-tracking and HRIS system integrations.

5 Reasons

our partners are choosing 3rd Degree


Our experts streamline the employment screening process to support your hiring needs and deliver unparalleled completion times.


Using proven testing methods and coupling them with today’s modern screening technologies, we guarantee unquestionably accurate data.


With more than 20 years of industry experience, we possess the tools, technologies, and processes to ensure that your hiring process complies with industry standards.


We always strive to meet or exceed your company’s expectations, never compromising our commitment to your satisfaction.


Eliminating the frustrations and obstacles that often delaying the hiring process, our partners and vendors provide secure access to superior screening technology.

What Our Clients Are Saying:

  1. responsive background check company

    I am very pleased with the responsiveness of this company. Turnaround time is very timely and customer service is always helpful.

    Alex - HR
  2. Quick Turn-Around-Time

    Use 3rd Degree often to screen new employees. I get quick turn around and I especially like the friendly, helpful staff who assist when there are questions. Thanks 3rd Degree

    Susan - Human Resources
  3. fast background check results

    I have been completely satisfied with the service that I have got from 3rd degree, besides amazing fast results, if I have any questions you guys are always there to answer them and make sure I am happy with the results

    Trisha - HR
  4. Thorough Background Check Reports

    We used a different service for background checks prior to finding 3rd Degree, such a difference! They are thorough and reports are easy to interpret. We work with many different places that have different requirements. I have yet to find something that Jimmy and 3rd Degree could not deliver on!

    Jill - HR
  5. Excellent Service-Very Fast Turn-Around-Time

    Excellent Service! Very fast turn around time for getting the back ground check. Nice people!

    Jeff - Owner
  6. Go To Great Lengths

    I have had the pleasure of working with Jimmy Waters at 3rd Degree Screening for several years as the Account Manager for our company. Due to the nature of our business, we often require his assistance after hours and on weekends and he is always readily available via phone, email, or even text. Without their dedication, we could not carry on everyday tasks. He is a true professional who will go to great lengths to accommodate our needs and always does it with a positive attitude.

    ProEnergy Services, Sedalia, MO

    Amy Franklin - Mobilization Manager
  7. Revolutionary background checks

    Simply put Black Clover Fitness is all about revolutionary training for your body, 3DS is all about revolutionary background screening for my business. Great people, system, products, turnaround times and personal service.

    Black Clover Fitness, Omaha, NE

    Corey Cain - President
  8. Best Company by Far!

    3rd degree is my GO TO!!!!! They are quick and courteous if you ever need to call and ask a question. From APS/CPS, state and national BG checks they have it all! Every request is expedited in a timely manner and we are notified if anything is hung up as that sometimes will happen. They do their best to personally contact the courthouse and states to get checks promptly returned with all information. Best company by far that WE have used! I will never leave!


    Andrea - Human Resources
  9. Products, Cost & Quality Are Outstanding

    After months of negotiations with various screening providers throughout the country Associates Group of Companies, Inc choose 3DS as a partner for our screening needs. My decision was based on a combination of 3DS products, cost & quality of service. 3DS ability to adapt and respond to the varying needs of AGC’s 2700 companies in 8 states has been outstanding.

    AGC ,Greenwood Village, CO.
    One of the Rocky Mountain Regions leading agencies for Workmans Compensation & Employment Benefits.

    Shawn Tracy - President
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