Top 10 Famous University Dropouts
Gates attended Harvard in the fall of 1973, only to drop out two years later to found Microsoft with childhood buddy Paul Allen. In 2007, he ended up receiving an honorary degree from Harvard.
He's a huge genius, so I have no idea how he did
Yeah but he's BILL GATES, he's a prodigal genius.
He left Harvard to invent that site you spend way too much time on.
He just left. Hilarious!
The CNN creator was expelled from Brown University after he was caught with a girl in his room.
He created freaking CNN!
This funny lady dropped out of the University of New Orleans after just one semester. Maybe she got the last laugh after all.
He was set to be a journalist when he dropped out of the University of Missouri, two weeks before graduation.
I mean, he never did anything to demonstrate his intelligence
She dropped out of Tennessee State University.
Wow! I should have known that
He left Princeton University because of poor grades.
It shows that in some cases, bad grades don't matter
Didn't he come out ahead in the end!
I knew this one
Didn't know this
Well she's a singer but does she have many brains?
He withdrew from the University of California, Berkeley, only one year after enrolling.
He is an American pioneer of the personal computer revolution of the 1970s (along with Apple Computer co-founder, Steve Jobs). Wozniak is also an inventor, electronics engineer, and computer programmer who single-handedly developed the 1976 Apple I, the computer that launched Apple.
He was thrown out of New York University after one semester for poor grades. He also dropped out of City College of New York. As he admitted, “I was thrown out of college for cheating on the metaphysics final. I looked within the soul of the boy sitting next to me.”
She dropped out of NYU after her freshman year.
Left the University of Vermont after one semester. Then dropped out of Occidental College to pursue acting.
The funny guy from The Blues Brothers dropped out of Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada.
Dropped out of medical school at the University of Bologna because he couldn't stand the sight of blood.
Dropped out of 2 universities - California Institute of Technology and Rice University.
Then founded Hughes Aircrafts and Co and went on to become a billionaire.
America's most celebrated architect spent more time designing colleges than attending them.
He left the University of Wisconsin-Madison after only one year.