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12-year-old boy genius graduates from high school, college in same year...

•, By Catherine Park

Mike will graduate as high school valedictorian with a 5.45 GPA and will also earn his associate's degree with a 4.0 GPA in May, when he graduates from college.Mike is a member of MENSA, which is a high IQ society, and is also a Davidson and Young Scholar, which is a foundation that recognizes, nurtures and supports "profoundly intelligent young people" and provides "opportunities for them to develop their talents to make a positive difference."

Mike was able to squeeze in his junior and high school years and two years to gain his associate's degree into just one year. Not only that, but the 12-year-old is heading two startup companies aimed at helping make people's lives easier through robotics and advanced technologies.

Mike will receive his diplomas from Concord Academy High School and Rowan-Cabarrus Community College.