NSA Day Of Cyber is a free, online program that allows students to experience a day in the life of the nation’s top cybersecurity experts - in just three hours

The NSA Day Of Cyber sponsored by the National Security Agency, is an online, interactive cyber career exploration experience, which runs on the LifeJourney platform.

It enables students to take a seat beside the NSA Cyber Threat Director and test drive a day in the life of six NSA cyber professionals.

Users will participate in challenging real-life cyber scenarios, discover the skills and tools used by the NSA cyber professionals, and explore the vast number of careers in cybersecurity.

What Users Are Saying

"An immersive experience, the journey provided by the NSA has overall shifted my perception of what working with the NSA entails."
M. Lopez (12th grade student) - Carl Wunsche Sr. High School
“I want to give you high praises for the NSA Day of Cyber program. This is a terrific body of work, very well produced - probably the best online distance learning I've worked with.”
W. Heldman - Computer Science and Cybersecurity Instructor, Warren Tech Central
“I used Day of Cyber and thought it was a great experience for my students. I am also a CyberCamp instructor in summers and have been running a Saturdays program as well. Always interested in ideas to benefit the students!”
R. Hoffart - Teacher All Saints Cathedral School
“This has been an awesome course with great mentors and an overall pleasurable experience. It has been a pleasure to participate in this program and I thank you for providing the opportunity.”

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the NSA Day of Cyber?

The National Security Agency (NSA) is sponsoring a national initiative called the NSA Day of Cyber, designed using the LifeJourney™ platform to raise the National IQ for STEM and Cyber Science. The program introduces and inspires all middle school, high school and college students to pursue STEM careers and build the skills that will open up their future and connect them to the in-demand digital workforce.

Is the NSA Day of Cyber just one day?

No, it can be run anytime throughout the year.

Why should students participate?

The NSA Day of Cyber is a powerful and exciting way for students to see and experience the benefit of following a cyber and STEM education pathway. By experiencing the NSA Day of Cyber, students will be more prepared to make decisions for their future.

Is there a cost to participate?

No, the NSA Day of Cyber is free for all students, teachers, schools and organizations.

Do I need training to run the NSA Day of Cyber?

No, the NSA LifeJourney Mentor guides users through the entire NSA Day of Cyber experience in a self-paced format.


  • University of Maryland University College
  • Baltimore County Public Schools
  • Boys & Girls Club
  • Walden University
  • Black Girls Code
  • Cyber Innovation Center
  • CompTIA
  • Computer Science Teachers Association
  • Baltimore City Public Schools
  • MOST Network
  • Maryland State Dept of Education
  • National Cyber Watch
  • National Summer Learning Association
  • Virginia Department of Education
  • Loyola Blakefield
  • ONE Baltimore
  • CPAM
  • NOVA College
  • Merit Networks
  • Association for Career and Technical Education
  • Teach For America
  • American School Counselor Association
  • National Urban League
  • Texas Girls Collaborative Project
  • Midwest Cyber Center of Excellence
  • TechGirlz
  • US Cyber Challenge
  • AFA CyberPatriot
  • National Consortium of Secondary STEM Schools

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