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Opportunities in National Security

A woman working in a cyber laboratory smiles at the camera while holding research equipment

Securing our nation goes beyond protecting our people's physical safety and our country's land. The field of national security sciences has long arms that touch cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, climate and land use, as well as ensuring peaceful use of nuclear science. 

We need people who can work with computers and robots. We're hiring meteorologists and chemists. And to secure the nation, we need people who are skilled in writing, drone piloting and even the ways populations live and work. As you look ahead to your future, keep in mind these positions can be reached through many pathways, including trade schools and community institutions.

Your next steps could be your first toward helping secure our nation.