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Posted at 1:34 PM ET, 05/ 4/2010

Bomb suspect attended Southeastern U

By Washington Post editors

University of Bridgeport officials say the man accused of parking a bomb-laden SUV in Times Square earned computer and business degrees in the school after having transferred from a college in Washington.

School officials say Faisal Shahzad graduated with a bachelor's degree in computer applications and information systems in 2000 and later returned to earn an MBA in 2005.

University of Bridgeport spokeswoman Leslie Geary says Shahzad was a transfer student from Southeastern University in D.C., which lost its accreditation last year.

She says the University of Bridgeport has notified federal homeland security officials and the FBI about Shahzad's attendance at the college.

-- Associated Press

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By Washington Post editors  | May 4, 2010; 1:34 PM ET
Categories:  Crime and Public Safety, DC  | Tags:  Federal Bureau of Investigation, Sport utility vehicle, Times Square, University of Bridgeport  
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Well, if he was admitted to Southeastern University he must have had at least a 5th grade education. How much annual salary did Charlene Drew Jarvis get to preside over that debacle? Like 500K per annum I think.

Posted by: JackStar | May 4, 2010 2:22 PM | Report abuse

You sure it wasn't Liberty University Leftists? I'll be darned..

Posted by: wewintheylose | May 4, 2010 8:07 PM | Report abuse

As he knew DC, it's surprising he didn't choose a target here.

Posted by: blasmaic | May 5, 2010 12:56 PM | Report abuse

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