Kanye West (Education)

Recording Artist, Founder of GOOD Music Record Label

Undergraduate Education: English (DROPOUT)

Before rising to fame Kanye enrolled at Chicago State University where he was registered as an English major. Kanye’s mom was also an english professor at Clark Atlanta University and the chair of the english department at Chicago State University. Kanye’s time in university was short lived as he dropped out of university to pursue his music career. In recognition of his decision to drop out of college, a decision which was much against the wishes of his mother, Kanye called his first album The College Dropout.