College isn't for everybody. Some don't find specialized schooling necessary for carving out their dream careers. Instead, they opt to work as hard as they can perfecting their own craft without the help of private or public schooling.
So what about community college? For many, community college can be a stepping stone towards further education at a four-year institution. For others, it can be a sign that a university education isn't necessary to accomplish what they want to achieve.While some celebrities who attended community college rave about their experience, others didn't stick around long enough to garner the same enthusiasm. The celebrities listed below represent a broad spectrum of opinions on the community college experience: some dropped out, some found success at four-year institutions, and some stuck around to see what community college education had to offer. To understand these different experiences, here are 17 celebrities who went to community college.
Birthplace: California, United States of Americasee more on Clint Eastwood
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States of Americasee more on Morgan Freeman
Age: Dec. at 56 (1955-2011)
Birthplace: California, United States of Americasee more on Steve Jobs
Birthplace: Modesto, California, United States of Americasee more on George Lucas