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Universities produce the most CEOs


Twenty-five of the 500 went to Harvard, 13 went to the University of Tokyo and 11 to Stanford. Times Higher Education (THE), a London magazine that tracks the higher education market, combed through the list of the world’s 500 top CEOS and examined the educational background of each boss. It produced a list of CEOs and their degrees. 

Though everyone on the current list graduated from college, in the past, two of the world’s most successful CEOs, Bill Gates and the late Steve Jobs or Facebook’s CEO, Mark Zuckerberg famously dropped out of college.

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