The S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy was the name commonly used for the three academies where S.H.I.E.L.D. trained its new recruits before its fall during the HYDRA Uprising.

S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Communications

The S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Communications was the largest of the Academies, its curriculum focused on data analysis. The Academy interacted the most with the other academies, operations and science. It was the easiest of the three academies to enter.[1]

Former Students

S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Operations

The S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Operations had the most aggressive program, and the highest percentage of washouts. The Academy trained Specialists and Field Agents.[1]

Former Students

S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Science and Technology

SHIELD SciTech Academy

S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Science and Technology, 2014

The S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy of Science and Technology was responsible for guiding many of the world's best and brightest scientific minds. All cadets required at least one Ph.D to enter the academy.[1]

Former Director: Anne Weaver

Former Students


Wall of Valor

The Wall of Valor

Skye and Ward at the Wall of Valor in the Academy of Science and Technology

Each academy had a Wall of Valor to honor the S.H.I.E.L.D. and Strategic Scientific Reserve agents who gave their lives in the line of duty.[1]

The Daily Cadet

The Daily Cadet was the newspaper of the S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy.


Appearances for S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy

In chronological order:


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