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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Gates

William Henry Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is a co-founder of Microsoft and is an American .... Gates did not have a definite study plan while he was a student at Harvard and spent a lot of time ... Gates dropped out of Harvard at this time. ... They did, and the sales of MS-DOS made Microsoft a major player in the industry.

www.businessinsider.com/bill-gates-on-dropping-out-of-harvard-2016-10

Oct 17, 2016 ... Bill Gates says it's 'unfortunate' he never finished his Harvard degree but he has no regrets. ... he got his honorary degree almost three decades after dropping out . ... It also does seem like Gates has evolved his thinking on college ... and cram before finals for those classes he was actually enrolled in.

content.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/0,28804,1988080_1988093_1988082,00.htm

May 10, 2010 ... For more than a decade, Bill Gates has been one of the wealthiest, if. ... Gates entered Harvard in the fall of 1973, only to drop out two years later to ... In 2007, more than thirty years after he left Harvard, the co-founder of Microsoft would finally receive his degree (an honorary doctorate) from his alma mater.

money.cnn.com/2015/06/03/pf/college/bill-gates-college-dropout/index.html

Jun 3, 2015 ... Bill Gates, who dropped out of Harvard, got an honorary degree from ... in software, getting a degree is a much surer path to success," he said.

fortune.com/2017/01/28/bill-gates-jobs

Jan 28, 2017 ... Gates, in a talk on Friday with Warren Buffett, said these were the three careers he would pursue if he were a college-age guy today.

fundersandfounders.com/entrepreneurs-who-dropped-out

According to The Facebook Effect, Just a few months before that Zuckerberg “ took five minutes to decide” that he would drop out of Harvard. ... Michael Dell dropped out after his first year at University of Texas at Austin. He ... Bill Gates lasted three years at Harvard. ... 32 years later he did get that Harvard (honorary) degree.

www.nytimes.com/2015/06/04/upshot/bill-gates-college-dropout-dont-be-like-me.html

Jun 3, 2015 ... “Although I dropped out of college and got lucky pursuing a career in software, getting a degree is a much surer path to success,” he writes. ... I've pointed out before that even education skeptics aren't skeptical about the value ...

www.reuters.com/article/us-microsoft-gates-idUSN0730259120070607

Jun 7, 2007 ... Gates, who dropped out of Harvard and co-founded Microsoft Corp. to ... it will be nice to finally have a college degree on my resume," said Gates in a ... Gates dropped out to focus on Microsoft, which he founded in 1975 with ...

www.quora.com/What-courses-did-Bill-Gates-take-at-Harvard-before-he-dropped-out

At Harvard, he took Math 55 (probably the hardest freshman level class at Harvard), ... Why did Bill Gates major in law at Harvard? Should I just drop out of college right now since Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are successful ...