Specs Howard School of Media Arts
Southfield, MI 48075-3953


Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Continuous
Total enrollment 461
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 7:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Specs Howard School of Media Arts has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Specs Howard School of Media Arts calculates tuition for each program it provides using clock hours or credit hours. In 2016-2017 academic year, the combined tuition and fees to attend a program that takes one year to complete was $0 (100% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical private vocational/career school)

Follow the link below to learn more about cost of the largest programs offered by the institution.

Average Net Price
National Average = $15,386
In State Tuition
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Out of State Tuition
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Specs Howard School of Media Arts has enrolled a total of 461 students (0 students full-time and 461 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 61% men and 39% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 50%

Black/African American: 43%

Two or more races: 3%

Hispanic: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%


Listed below are the 2 largest majors offered at Specs Howard School of Media Arts.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 52% 610
Visual And Performing Arts 15% 178

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $20,834

The typical median income of Specs Howard School of Media Arts graduates 6 years after enrollment is $22,500. Last year, out of the total 771 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 671 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 726 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 610 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $22,500 $28,400
Employment Rate 87% 84%
Total Graduates 771 726

Campus Location

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