The most common subject studied by celebrities is English language or literature, according to Degree Query, a college research site. The most common celebrity alma maters are New York University and UCLA, but the University of Texas in Austin has plenty of notable alumni that have gone on to become well-known in various fields.
Famous University Of Texas At Austin Alumni
Matthew McConaughey, also known as the Minister of Culture, is probably one of the best known Longhorns. The Uvalde, Texas native can be seen at football games and in the film class that he teaches on the Forty Acres. He also seems to be thinking about a run in politics, but has declined a role in politics for now, according to the Texas Tribune.
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When you think of the University of Texas at Austin, what comes to your mind first? Is it celebrities? Of course, some celebrities are more vocal than others about their alma mater. Matthew McConaughey lets everyone know where he came from, so no surprises there. The actor is also a Professor of Practice at the university’s Moody College of Communication, and graduated in 1993 with a Radio / TV / Film degree from UTA.
Aside from McConaughey, you might be surprised at some of the famous people who picked up a degree in the Lone Star State’s capital city.
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