What Are Your Educational And Career Goals? Essay

761 Words Jun 22nd, 2016 4 Pages
Question 1. What are your educational and career goals?

I acquired a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology and Psychology from University of Wisconsin-Madison and I wish to continue my studies and further my education in the field of business. To obtain a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) and advance my career for new opportunities is my ultimate goal. My Bachelors degrees show my passion for health and fitness and I have been working in the fitness industry as a personal trainer for five years. However, the main reason I am seeking the MBA degree is to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge in order to advance my career and potentially manage or run my own fitness business in the future. With the continued growth in the fitness and health industry, the field looks promising. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of personal trainers is projected to grow 8 percent from 2014-2024 and the need for gyms and other types of health clubs is expected to increase (Bureau of Labor Statistics). I hope a degree in Business Administration will help advance my career in the growing fitness industry and prepare me for a managerial position.

Question 2. Please describe any personal characteristics, interests, professional achievements, or other information you wish to provide.

From a very young age I was always really good in sports. When I was twelve years old I found my passion for track and field. I fell in love with the sport and have been…

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