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Wanda Sykes went to Hampton University and graduated with a degree in marketing.
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K. Michelle attended Florida A&M University on a music scholarship she received after yodeling at her audition.
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Terrence J went to North Carolina A&T where he served as student government association president.
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Taraji went to Howard University, where she graduated with a degree in theater.
The actress also briefly attended North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, where she studied electrical engineering.
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Keshia pursued a degree in sociology at Spelman College.
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Sam went to Morehouse and initially majored in marine biology before switching to dramatic arts.
Fun Fact: Denzel Washington's son John David went to Morehouse.
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Michael went to Texas Southern University on an athletic scholarship.
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Oprah studied communications at Tennessee State University, where she received a full scholarship (obvi).
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Erykah studied theater at Grambling State University before leaving to pursue music.