Mary J. Blige performs on "Good Morning America" - July 2, 2010

*This fall, Mary J. Blige will be among the freshman class at Howard University in Washington.

The 39-year-old singer announced on ABC’s “Good Morning America” that she just received her GED and is now eying a Bachelors degree as part of HU’s class of 2014.

“The city of New York gave me my high school diploma … and now Howard University has accepted me,” she stated.

So far – no word on her major or how she’ll attend classes.

Watch her announcement below.