Essay Question: Describe how you would like to see your career develop. Explain how your academic background, prior professional experience, and the MBA program will help you achieve your career goals.
My Educational Background: Graduated from the University of Florida with a 3.71 GPA with an Information Systems bachelor’s degree. Took many business classes including finance, economics, marketing, and IT. Was a well-rounded student that understood the technical IT matters but also business as a whole. Participated in many extracurricular activities the group ALPFA (Association of Latino Professionals in Finance and Accounting).
How MBA Program will help me?: The University of Florida MBA program will expose me to other areas of business and make me an even more well rounded professional. I understand cybersecurity very well since I have 8 years of working experience in that field, including certification like Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), but I would like to start a business and get a more well rounded experience in all areas of business. This MBA program would allow me to achieve that and couple my cybersecurity background with Business experience.