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Shaquille O'Neal gets doctorate in education

Shaquille O'Neal received a doctorate in education from Florida's Barry University.
May 5, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
Former Laker great Shaquille O'Neal got a new title. Starting Sunday, you can call him Dr. O'Neal.

O'Neal got a doctorate in education from Florida's Barry University. He finished his bachelor's degree in 2000 after leaving college one year early for the NBA. He earned his MBA a few year later.

In case you're wondering if this is an honorary degree, O'neal is graduating with a 3.81 GPA.

O'neal retired from the NBA last year after playing 19 seasons.


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