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Aug. 16 2016, Published 2:08 p.m. ET

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Ashley Judd is getting her Ph.D!

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According to the 48-year-old actress’ Facebook page, she’s ready to take the next step in her “academic journey.”

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“Sometimes I’m really excited, sometimes I’m like, ‘What have I gotten myself into?!’ she joked about being accepted at UC Berkeley’s public policy doctoral program. “I’m very esteemed and honored that they accepted me.”

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This is far from the first time the High Crimes icon’s decided to hit the books, considering that she not only earned a bachelor’s degree from University of Kentucky, but also has a Master’s from Harvard with a focus on gender equality!

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“Within human trafficking adheres all of the injustices of gender inequality,” she explained about her upcoming academic endeavor.

“You can look at the whole of our striving toward gender equality within the dynamic of ending human trafficking,” she continued. “So it’s the big and the little picture all at once at the top of my list.”

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“You can look at the whole of our striving toward gender equality within the dynamic of ending human trafficking,” she continued. “So it’s the big and the little picture all at once at the top of my list.” What do you think about Ashley’s study plan? Let us know in the comments section!

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