28 Stars With College Degrees

Some in subjects you would not expect

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted May 26, 2013 7:49 AM CDT

(Newser) – These famous ladies didn't necessarily need a college degree in order to rake in the big bucks, but they got 'em anyway. PopSugar rounds up 28 actresses who graduated:

  • Eva Longoria: Master's degree in Chicano Studies; California State University, Northridge. Bachelor's degree in Kinesiology; Texas A&M.
  • Mira Sorvino: Harvard, East Asian studies.
  • Meryl Streep: Bachelor's in drama; Vassar College.

  • Rachel McAdams: BFA, acting; York University in Toronto.
  • Renée Zellweger: Bachelor's in English literature; University of Texas, Austin.
  • Brooke Shields: Bachelor's in French literature; Princeton.
  • Lisa Kudrow: Psychobiology; Vassar.
  • Rebel Wilson: Law degree, plus a degree in theater and film; University of New South Wales.
  • Jennifer Garner: Bachelor's in drama; Denison University.
  • Amy Poehler: Bachelor's in communications; Boston College.
  • Tina Fey: Bachelor's in drama; University of Virginia.
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These famous ladies didn't necessarily need a college degree in order to rake in the big bucks, but they got 'em anyway. PopSugar rounds up 28 actresses who graduated: Eva Longoria: Master's degree in...   (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision for Frito-Lay/AP Images)
Mira Sorvino: Harvard, East Asian studies.   (AP Photo/Evan Agostini)
Meryl Streep: Bachelor's in drama; Vassar College.   (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Rachel McAdams: BFA, acting; York University in Toronto.   (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP)
Ren?e Zellweger: Bachelor's in English literature; University of Texas, Austin.   (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
Brooke Shields: Bachelor's in French literature; Princeton.   (AP Photo/Gail Kamendish, file)
Lisa Kudrow: Psychobiology; Vassar.   (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP)
Rebel Wilson: Law degree, plus a degree in theater and film; University of New South Wales.   (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)
Jennifer Garner: Bachelor's in drama; Denison University.   (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
Amy Poehler: Bachelor's in communications; Boston College. Tina Fey: Bachelor's in drama; University of Virginia.   (AP Photo/NBC, Paul Drinkwater)
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