Welcome to Humor Nation. Some of the most successful, wealthiest and influential entrepreneurs in the world are dropouts of there college. Mark Zuckerberg, Steve Jobs, Bill Gates these all are in the list of college dropouts and they left college before they could collect their diplomas. While staying in school and colleges it is said that its the time to learn new skills and increase your future job prospects but these entrepreneurs bucked from this convention and still achieved success.
So here are 10 Successful millionaires and billionaires who are college dropouts and still achieved success!!
1. Michael Dell
Michael Dell dropped out in his freshman year at the age of 19 from the University of Texas at Austin and then he would go on and become an American Businessman, Author, Philanthropist, and investor. He is the founder and CEO of Dell technologies, which is one of the world largest technology infrastructure companies. He is now the 39th richest person in the world with a net worth of $28.6 Billion.
2. Steve Jobs
The Founder of Apple Left Reed College at the age of 19 because it was an expensive school and his family, was facing too much of a financial burden. Despite his short tenure in Reed, he once said to a reporter that he had done some most important things of his life there. He credited a Reed calligraphy course for providing the inspiration for the typography he used on the first Mac in a 2005 commencement speech at Stanford.
3. Julian Assange
Julian Assange is an Australian Computer Programmer and before this, he has studied Mathematics at the University of Melbourne and he was dropped out from the college at the age of 19 over the objections to the practice of students working on computer projects for the Australian military.
4. Bill Gates
Bill Gates is the founder, Chairman, and CEO of Microsoft Cooperation and before this, he attended Harvard for two years and today he is the wealthiest person of the world. One of the most famous college dropouts.
5. Evan Williams
Evan William is an American computer programmer and internet entrepreneur who has founded several Internets companies. He was studied at the University of Nebraska at Lincoln for three semesters before dropping out. He was a freelance software programmer for Hewlett-Packard and Intel before landing a gig at Google and also he was previously Chairman and CEO of Twitter and he also founded Blogger and medium.