Trivia Crack Answer: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
About Howard Wolowitz
Howard Wolowitz received his Master’s degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The only character on the show without a PhD, Howard’s Master’s degree is mentioned often. Howard is an aerospace engineer and friends with the main characters, Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper. He is best friends with another main character, Rajesh Koothrappali. The show often makes jokes about the two acting like a couple, despite their supposed interest in women. Howard is married to Bernadette Rostenkowski-Wolowitz. They began dating in season 3 ad were married in season 6. Wolowitz is also fluent in multiple languages, including French, Japanese, Arabic, ASL and Klingon. Although Howard is often teased about not having a PhD, he retorts by saying that only his work is useful in the real world. Howard has also gotten to go into space. Howard is Jewish and his mother is written as a cliche Jewish mother, very overbearing and managing. Bernadette and Howard began dating in part to irritate their mothers, as Bernadette’s family is very strictly Catholic. Howard does not follow many Jewish practices. He does not keep kosher and jokes about eating pork. He and Penny do not get along very well, as he is very forward with women.