Excerpt by permission from "The Life & Times of Bobby Jones." ©1995 Unauthorized use prohibited.
Bobby Jones shaking hands with Emory Law Dean J. Hilkey. After one year of law school at Emory, Jones took the Bar Exam for practice, and passed on his first attempt.
In 1937 Bobby Jones received the Georgia Tech distinguished alumni award. Jones earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech in 1922, as well as a B.A. in English Literature from Harvard in 1924, during the most intense part of his golfing career.