In Pictures: Tech's 10 most famous college dropouts

Who says you need a college degree to be successful? Here's a look at 10 tech titans who dropped out and made it big...really big.

In Pictures: Tech's 10 most famous college dropouts prev next

Loading...

3. Digg: Kevin Rose

Entrepreneur Kevin Rose enrolled in the University of Nevada Las Vegas where he majored in computer science, but dropped out to code software. In 2004, the 27-year-old launched Digg, a social news Website, with just $1,200.

Since its launch, Rose has invested money in the launches of Twitter and Foursquare. This year, he—and the rest of his newest startup, mobile app company Milk—joined Google. His net worth has not been recently published.

Prev Next 3/10

Comments on this image

There are currently no comments for this image.

Comments are now closed.

Close

In Pictures: Tech's 10 most famous college dropouts

10 images
Shopping.com

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?