Do you think it's more or maybe less important these days to complete higher education? A list of very successful celebrities who never got a college degree has come to light.
1. Oprah Winfrey. . . She went to Tennessee State University but dropped out before graduation to pursue broadcasting gigs.
2. Tom Hanks. . . He left Sacramento State University to intern at the Great Lakes Theater Festival in Cleveland.
3. Brad Pitt. . . He went to the University of Missouri to become a journalist but left early to go to California.
4. Ben Stiller. . . He studied film at UCLA, but left to go back to New York to act.
5. Ellen DeGeneres. . . She left the University of New Orleans early for odd jobs before starting her standup career.
6. Ashton Kutcher. . . He studied biochemical engineering at the University of Iowa but dropped out to pursue modelling and acting.
7. John Mayer. . . He went to Berklee College of Music but left to move to Atlanta with Zac Brown Band member Clay Cook.
8. Zooey Deschanel. . . She left Northwestern University to pursue acting.
9. Ryan Seacrest. . . He dropped out of the University of Georgia to move to California.
10. Eddie Murphy. . . He dropped out of New York's Nassau Community College, but soon after landed a spot on"Saturday Night Live".
Do you think that there are more successful people who dropped out or the other way around?