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Famous People who Attended         College
Julia Roberts    • Julia Roberts went to      Georgia State University      and majored in Veterinary      medicine.    • ...
Barack Obama          • Barack Obama            graduated from            Columbia University with            a Political ...
Henry R Kravis      • Henry Kravis graduated from        Claremont Mckenna College where        he majored in Economics.  ...
Brad Pitt    • Brad Pitt graduated from      the University of      Missouri.    • He majored in Journalism      and Adver...
Oprah Winfey      • Oprah Winfey went to        Tennessee State University        on a full scholarship.      • She majore...
Adam Sandler       Adam Sandler graduated from       New York University       He majored in Fine Arts       He attended m...
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What degrees do famous people have? Looking at the degrees of people like Brad Pitt, Henry R Kravis, Julia Roberts, Oprah, and others.

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Wondering what degree you should major in? Don't know where to go to school? We took a look at some of the most successful people in the world today, everyone from Barack Obama to Henry R. Kravis, and found out where they went to school and what degree they got. The results may actually surprise you. Did you know that Julia Roberts has a degree in Veterinary Medicine? Others make perfect sense, like the fact that Henry R. Kravis has one in business management and economics.

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What degrees do famous people have? Looking at the degrees of people like Brad Pitt, Henry R Kravis, Julia Roberts, Oprah, and others.

  1. 1. Famous People who Attended College
  2. 2. Julia Roberts • Julia Roberts went to Georgia State University and majored in Veterinary medicine. • Afterwards she was inspired by her brother to move to NY to become an actress.
  3. 3. Barack Obama • Barack Obama graduated from Columbia University with a Political Science Degree in 1983. • He went back to school and graduated with his J.D. from Harvard in 1991.
  4. 4. Henry R Kravis • Henry Kravis graduated from Claremont Mckenna College where he majored in Economics. • Afterwards, Kravis got his MBA in Business from Columbia. • On his success, Henry R Kravis stated in a video interview that, “I had to convince people that I was okay, that I could move up…Rather than having them laugh at me, I had a lot of really great interactive dialogue with these people.“
  5. 5. Brad Pitt • Brad Pitt graduated from the University of Missouri. • He majored in Journalism and Advertising. • After graduation he pursued his career in modeling and acting.
  6. 6. Oprah Winfey • Oprah Winfey went to Tennessee State University on a full scholarship. • She majored in Speech and Drama • She has stated that, “Education is the key to unlocking the world, a passport to freedom.”
  7. 7. Adam Sandler Adam Sandler graduated from New York University He majored in Fine Arts He attended many New York comedy clubs while in school in hopes of making his “big break.”

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