BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (WCCO) — A student in California decided to finish college before he’d even wrapped up his high school diploma.READ MORE: Good Question: How Do Trees Know When To Bloom?
Fourteen-year-old Spencer Lafavor of Bakersfield, Calif. got his associates degree from Taft College. He took online classes after getting bored with his high school class-work.READ MORE: Minnesota Companies Mining Gold From Nostalgia For Decades Gone By
Spencer picked up his degree in social sciences last week and he will pick up his high school diploma next week.MORE NEWS: After Her Kids Were Hacked, Cybersecurity Engineer Writes Children's Book
He will enter California State University-Bakersfield as a junior, because he already has 100 credits towards his bachelor’s degree.