We’re a couple weeks into the fall, which means class is back in session for many. While some are already enrolled and preparing for an intrepid career in the sneaker industry, others might still be on the fence on what to study in order to get a dream job in the kicks business. If you're still looking for what courses to take this semester, here's some inspiration. Take a look at this rundown of what today’s most successful people in sneakers studied in school.

Phil Knight, co-founder of Nike
Studied: Journalism
School: University of Oregon
Studied: Business
School: Stanford Graduate School of Business

Mark Parker, CEO of Nike
Studied: Political Science
School: Penn State University

Kevin Plank, Chairman, founder and CEO of Under Armour
Studied: Business Administration
School: University of Maryland

Todd Krinsky, VP at Reebok
Studied: Film and Television
School: Ithaca College

Tinker Hatfield, designer, Nike
Studied: Architecture
School: University of Oregon

Ken Hicks, chairman and CEO of Foot Locker, Inc.
Studied: Masters of Business Administration
School: Harvard Business School

Nate Van Hook, designer, Nike
Studied: Industrial Design
School: Philadelphia University

Jason Petrie, designer, Nike
Studied: Textile Technology and Industrial Design
School: North Carolina State University

Glenn Lyon, CEO of Finish Line, Inc.
Studied: Business and Finance
School: City College of New York

Bill Bowerman, co-founder of Nike
Studied: Business
School: University of Oregon

JBF Customs, independent sneaker customizer
Studied: Entrepreneurship
School: University of Dayton

Mache, independent sneaker customizer
Studied: Graphic Design
School: St. Rose College and SUNY Oneonta

Marc Dolce, designer, adidas
Studied: Industrial and Transportation Design
School: Pratt Institute of Design

Mark Miner, designer, adidas
Studied: Fine Art
School: Parsons School of Design

Kanye West, designer, adidas
Studied: English
School: Chicago State University
Studied: Art
School: American Academy of Art

Dan Wieden, co-founder of Wieden + Kennedy
Studied: Journalism and Communication
School: University of Oregon

David Kennedy, co-founder of Wieden + Kennedy
Studied: Fine Art
School: University of Colorado at Boulder

Michael Jordan, G.O.A.T.
Studied: Cultural Geography
School: University of North Carolina