In my future as a working member of society, I am anticipating a Bachelor of Science degree in
Mathematical Sciences and a Master of Science degree in Financial Engineering.
Hopefully, with these
two degrees I will be able to obtain a solid job in Investment Banking or working on the analyst side of
After working for a few years, I will use three years for my roadmap, I think it would be
most beneficial for my professional career to return to school.
Upon returning, I think that I would try to
pursue either a MBA from a top tier business school or a PhD program.
Either way, however, I feel that
another degree will help propel my career to the places that I hope to reach.
Before I begin, I am making general assumptions throughout the paper.
For the rate of inflation, I
will is 3%, which is about average per year.
Additionally, I am assuming that my income and that of my
girlfriend/fiancé will increase every year at a rate of 15% (number used in class), which includes the rate
As far a family life goes, I hope to marry by the age of 25, but I would be living with my fiancé
for about a year before the marriage.
If all goes to plan, I will attend graduate school again, either for a
PhD or an MBA.
For my plan, I will assume that my fiancé and I will be renting together until age 25
and then purchasing real estate around the wedding.
In my assumption of marriage at 25, I am also
making a variety of other assumptions as well.
I am assuming that we will be splitting the price of rent
from age 24 to 25, but we will join bank accounts, except for minor accounts, at marriage.
am assuming that she will own her own car coming into the relationship.
Furthermore, I am assuming
that she is wise with her credit cards and does not have any significant amounts of debt to worry about.
Moreover, I am assuming that we will both work, except for the one the last three years while I attend
school, around age 27.
Additionally, I think I will be able to assume a starting salary for her to be
approximately $40,000 (according to various websites).
In the future, she would also try to attend
Net Worth Statement(s)