Shaquille O'Neal (Education)

Former NBA Player

Undergraduate Education: General Studies
Graduate Education: Business
Doctoral Education: Education

Shaq studied at Louisiana State University but left school early during his undergrad to enter the NBA Draft. Shaq later went back to school eight years later to complete his degree in general studies. Shaq later received an MBA from the University of Phoenix’s online degree program. In 2006 Shaq enrolled in a doctoral program at Barry University where he studied leadership and education with a specialization in human resource development. Shaq was pursuing his doctoral degree while still playing in the NBA and it took him four and a half years to get his degree. He graduated with a 3.813 grade point average. Shaq has said that he is also considering pursuing law school in the future.