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Eva Longoria

GRADUATES

I'm a Master of Chicano Studies

5/23/2013 6:20 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Eva Longoria had an interesting Wednesday night ... she GRADUATED from a master's program at Cal State University Northridge ... and TMZ has the video!

First off ... this was NO honorary degree -- 38-year-old Eva quietly busted her ass for the past 3 years (taking classes IN PERSON) to earn a master's degree in Chicano and Chicana Studies from CSUN.

A rep for Longoria tells us ... Eva began the program while she was still working on "Desperate Housewives" and found time to complete her schoolwork on the set.

We're told Eva's thesis was titled, "Success STEMS From Diversity: The Value of Latinas in STEM Careers." FYI -- STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math.

After the ceremony, Eva celebrated like any other student -- she went out to dinner with her parents!

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She also tweeted about the graduation yesterday -- writing, "Big day today!!! Very excited to graduate for my Master's degree in Chicano Studies! You're never too old or too busy to continue your education!"

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Anonymous    

Congratulations! That is a lot of work.

429 days ago
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Kathy    

Who cares.

429 days ago
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amyd    

The value of latinos took three YEARS to complete? Funny. But seriously, good job, Eva. It's something no one can ever take away.

429 days ago
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Porno the Clown    

Good this she has an acting career as he masters degree is worthless career wise. Unless you are planning a career in Anti-American activities ... like illegal immigration.

429 days ago
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purejuice    

go, eva. TMZ, you've let down your standards by publishing positive news about somebody who has accomplished something real.

429 days ago
6.

Azi    

Congratulations !

429 days ago
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msteve    

Congratulations!!! This is HUGE because unlike so many celebrities she actually worked for her masters degree. Unless you have received a masters degree and know the work it takes to get one at a real not for profit university don't scoff at her hard work. I solute anyone willing to work hard to get an education. She didn't have to do this because she's beyond rich but took the time out to do it anyway.

429 days ago
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Pudding Tang    

Surprised she didn't lift her gown to flash the bloody latin dividian for attention.

429 days ago
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Mick Kahler    

Considering she went commando at Cannes and showed off her 'bajingo', I'm guessing Eva is butt naked under that gown.

429 days ago
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Melissa B    

.....Chicana Studies....LOL...aka....ra cist against wh ite people but it's okay bc minorties can be rac ist against white anglos. *Facepalm* And we all continue to go in circles.

Funny thing, her ancestors invaded Mexico & the South Western USA. Which is how her family got the land they have now.

429 days ago
11.

William j    

What a joke!!

429 days ago
12.

Norma Desomd    

Perhaps she should learn the fine art of wearing underwear.

429 days ago
13.

Nanny    

I got my Bachelor's at age 50, It is hard work but you appreciate it so much more at a later age.

429 days ago
14.

buggaz    

She also Master of Ho

429 days ago
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pat    

Saw the picture of her in the gown and also wondered if she was wearing underwear.


Congrats just the same. It's a tough job getting a masters.


If she could now stop with the head looking over the shoulder pose.


In her case, she exagerates the move so much, she looks like she has a broken neck and she has done it too often and now looks desperate when she does it.

429 days ago
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