People with Philosophy Degrees

Don’t be discouraged by those who say it is impossible to successful with a degree in philosophy. From NBA champions to founders of world’s most successful companies, here is a handful of incredible individuals who majored in philosophy:

 

Phil Jackson

University of North Dakota (1967)

13 time NBA Champion and Current President of Basketball Operations for the New York Knicks

 

 

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Peter Thiel

Stanford University (1989)

Co-Founder of PayPal, President of Clarium Capital, Board member of Facebook, Chairman of Plantir, and Chair of Mithril Capital

 

 

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George Soros

London School of Economics (1952)

Chairman of the Open Society Foundations, and Founder and adviser of the Quantum Fund