05/18/2011 at 02:00 PM EDT
has graduated – again.
The 127 Hours
actor, who has spoken of his love of all things school-related
, looks proud as he stands in a blue gown among a sea of other students at his graduation from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts on Monday.
Franco, 33, has attended a handful of universities, and previously graduated from UCLA with an undergraduate degree in English in June 2008. He also enrolled in an MFA writing program at New York's Columbia University, and then continued his studies in a Ph.D. program in English at Yale.
And school is still on the agenda – the actor is set to start teaching at NYU in the fall.
– Sara Hammel