Presidents by Education

Ph.D. (Docorate)

  • Woodrow Wilson
    Johns Hopkins University

M.B.A. (Masters of Business Administration)

  • George W. Bush
    Harvard Business School

J.D. or L.L.B. (Law Degree)

  • William Howard Taft
    University of Cincinnati Collage of Law
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    (awarded posthumously in 2008) Columbia Law School
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt
    (awarded posthumously in 2008) Columbia University
  • Richard Nixon
    Duke University Law School
  • Gerard Ford
    Yale Law School
  • Bill Clinton
    Yale Law School
  • Rutherford Hayes
    Harvard Law School
  • Barack Obama
    Harvard Law School
  • Joe Biden
    Syracuse Law School

Undergraduate

  • John Adams
    Harvard University
  • Thomas Jefferson
    The College of William and Mary
  • James Madison
    Princeton University
  • John Quincy Adams
    Harvard University
  • John Tyler
    the College of William and Mary
  • James Polk
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Franklin Pierce
    Bowdoin College
  • James Buchanan
    Dickinson College
  • Ulysses Grant
    United States Military Academy
  • Rutherford Hayes
    Kenyopn College
  • James Garfield
    Willaims College
  • Chester Arthur
    Union College
  • Benjamin Harrison
    Miami University
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Harvard University
  • William Howard Taft
    Yale University
  • Joe Biden
    University of Delaware

Undergraduate

  • Woodrew Wilson
    Princeton University
  • Warren Harding
    Ohio Central College
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Amherst College
  • Herbert Hoover
    Stanford University
  • Franklin Roosevelt
    Harvard University
  • Dwight Eisenhower
    West Point
  • John Kennedy
    Harvard University
  • Lyndon Johnson
    Texas State University
  • Richard Nixon
    Whittier College
  • Gerald Ford
    University of Michigan
  • Jimmy Carter
    United States Naval Academy
  • Ronald Reagan
    Eureka College
  • George Bush
    Yale University
  • Bill Clinton
    Columbia University
  • Barack Obama
    Columbia University
  • Donald Trump
    Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Other Academic Associations

  • James Garfield
    Hiram College, Professor of Latin, Greek, Mathematics, History, Philosophy, Rhetoric and Englidh Literature.
  • Grover Cleveland
    Princeton University, Stafford Little Lecturer on Public Affairs.
  • William Howard Taft
    University of Cincinnati College of Law, Dean / Yale Law School, Kent Professor of Law / Boston University School of Law, Lecture on Legal Ethics
  • Woodrew Wilson
    Bryn Mawr College, Professor of Politics and History / Wesleyan University, Professor of Politics / Princeton University, Professor of Jurisprudence and Political Economy
  • Harry Truman
    Yale University, Chubb Fellow Visiting Lecturer / Canisius College, Visiting Lecturer.
  • Richard Nixon
    Whittier College, Adjunct lecturer, taight undergraduate legal studies class.
  • Jimmy Carter
    Emory University, University Distinguished Professor
  • George Bush
    Rice University, Part-Time Professor of Administration Science
  • Bill Clinton
    University of Arkansas, Assistant Professor of Law
  • Barack Obama
    University of Chicago Law, Senior Lecturer
  • Joe Biden
    Widener University Delaware Law School, Adjunct Professor / University of Pennsyvania, Benjamin Franklin Presidential Practice Professor