Normal people believe attaining higher academic heights confers social security in our lives, a college degree brings money to the table, what happens when you have all the fame and money already.? These celebrities have it all, the money and fame yet they are relentless in their pursuit of college degrees even if it means taking a break off Hollywood, while some couldn't make it to the end, some went as far as earning a Ph.D., here are names of your favorite celebrities who enrolled in college after getting famous.
Ferrera developed an interest in acting at a very young age, the Hollywood stage and lights did not diminish her desire to study and go to college, after her film debut in the comedy-drama ‘Real women have curves’ in 2002, she went ahead to pursue a degree at the University of Southern California. When ‘Ugly Betty’ came into view she had to go on a long leave of absence from school, which paid off pretty well, after grabbing couple of awards such as Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award, she finally went back to college and obtained a BA in International Relations in 2012, she finally did it even though it took her 10 years. “It’s finally happening! Took me 10 years, but it feels great,” she tweeted at the time.
The black beauty and star of ‘Grownish’ and ‘Blackish’ revealed that she has been accepted to Harvard in June 2017, There are speculations that the Former First Lady of America wrote her a letter of recommendation for her application which we believe is totally true. However instead of Yara packing up her bags off to Harvard, she has decided to defer her admission for about a year, we believe this decision was made due to the success of ‘Grownish’ where she plays the role of a freshman in college, She reveals how she feels to W magazine. “I’m trying to figure it out because I want to make sure that I get as much of the actual college experience of being on campus and not flying back and forth, so we are working it out so that the best of both worlds can exist” -Harvard awaits you Yara.
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