King entered Morehouse at the age of fifteen. In 1948, he graduated from Morehouse College with a B.A. degree in Sociology.
What age did Martin Luther King graduate college?
Timeline of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Life
|1929||Born at noon on January 15, 1929|
|1944||Graduated from Booker T. Washington High School and was admitted to Morehouse College at age 15.|
|1948||Graduates from Morehouse College and enters Crozer Theological Seminary.|
|Ordained to the Baptist ministry, February 25, 1948, at age 19.|
When did Martin Luther King get out of college?
1948 MLK is ordained on February 25 at the age of nineteen as a minister at Ebenezer Baptist Church; his father is its pastor. MLK graduated from Morehouse College on June 8 with a degree in sociology.
What did Martin Luther King do after college?
After college he went to a seminary
Crozer Theological Seminary in Chester, Pennsylvania, where he became both class valedictorian and elected student body president. There, he got a second bachelor’s degree, in divinity.
What did Martin Luther King Jr say about education?
The function of education, therefore, is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. But education which stops with efficiency may prove the greatest menace to society.