10 Celebrities’ Surprising College Majors

Oh, college. The good ol' days! A time to discover your passions, and of course, study hard. Many of our favorite Latino celebs attended college, but what they chose to major in may surprise you. Can you guess the major for each of these? Let's find out!

1. Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria is an actress and producer for TV shows like Devious Maids, but what she studied in college is far from the career she made for herself. Can you guess what she majored in?


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The 38-year-old actress attended Texas A&M University - Kingsville and majored in kinesiology. Also known as human kinetics, kinesiology is the study of human and animal movement, performance, and function by applying the sciences of biomechanics, anatomy, physiology, psychology, and neuroscience.


3. Laz Alonso

Laz Alonso has starred in action-packed films such as Jarhead, but what he studied in college didn't quite require such a description. Can you guess what it is?


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The Cubano was a student at Howard University where he studied marketing. Before becoming an actor, Alonso worked as an investment banker on Wall Street.


5. Sofia Vergara

Sofia Vergara may have us grinning from ear to ear with her comedic ways, but had she pursued a career in what she was studying in college, she may have seen teeth in a different light. Can you guess what she majored in?


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The Modern Family actress was a student at a university in Colombia where she studied pre-Dentistry for three years.


7. Victor Cruz

Victor Cruz is one of the biggest Latino football stars, but his studies in college were more focused on part of his heritage. Can you guess what it is?


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A student at the University of Massachusetts, Cruz majored in African-American studies.


9. Aimee Garcia

Aimee Garcia may be playing a scientist in the new Robocop film, but her majors in college were far from scientific and didn't require her to do performing arts. Can you guess what she majored in?


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The 35-year-old actress attended Northwestern University where she studied journalism, French, and economics.


11. Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek certainly knows how to handle her international fame beautifully and we're wondering if her major could be the reason why. Can you guess what it is?

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The 47-year-old Mexicana attended Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City, where she studied International Relations.

13. Rosie Perez

Rosie Perez is best known for her acting skills and dance moves, but her major was more in tune with her father's career as a merchant marine seaman. Can you guess what she studied?

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The 49-year-old Brooklyn-born Puerto Rican majored in marine biology at a college in Los Angeles.

15. Roselyn Sanchez

Roselyn Sanchez could probably have helped promote Devious Maids, rather than star in it, had she pursued a career in the major she studied in college. Can you guess what it is?

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The lovely Boricua attended the University of Puerto, where she followed in the footsteps of her father and brother, and majored in marketing.

17. Christy Turlington

Christy Turlington is an iconic face in the modeling industry, but what she studied is far from the world of modeling. Can you guess what her major was?

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The Salvadoran American supermodel studied Comparative Religion and Eastern Philosophy at Gallatin School of Individualized Study of New York University.

19. Tatyana Ali

Tatyana Ali loves acting and singing, but her majors in college were a little more like something an aspiring politician would opt for. Can you guess what she studied?

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The former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star majored in African-American studies and government at Harvard University.