CCAF General Education Mobile (GEM) program

Honored to serve our nation’s Air Force military members

University of Phoenix is proud to be a part of the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) General Education Mobile (GEM) program.

We have a wide variety of courses that can be applied toward fulfilling this requirement. The courses listed below are 3 credit, 5 week courses that, through the GEM program, meet the CCAP’s GEM requirements:

Oral Communication

  • COMM/310 – Public Speaking
  • COMM/110 – Introduction to Oral Communication

Written Communication

  • ENG/100 – Critical Reading and Composition
  • ENG/200 – Rhetoric and Research
  • ENG/215 – Effective Academic Writing


  • MTH/208 – College Mathematics I

Social Science

  • PSY/103 – Introduction to Psychology
  • SOC/100 – Introduction to Sociology
  • HST/155 – U.S History to 1865
  • HST/165 – U.S History 1865 to 1945
  • HST/175 – The American Experience since 1945
  • POL/215 – State & Local Political Processes
  • ECO/212 – Principles Of Economics
  • GEO/215 – Geography


  • REL/133 – World Religious Traditions I
  • HUM/100 – Introduction to Humanities I (Ancient World to Medieval Time)
  • PHL/251 – Critical Thinking
  • HUM/102 – Intro to the Humanities II (Renaissance to the Present)
  • HUM/105  – World Mythology


Courses generally start monthly, so you can pursue your education according to your schedule. For answers to questions about the program, contact Angelica Carr 602.387-3068 or via email.

Benefits for students serving in the Air Force:


Whether you’re stationed stateside or overseas, we’re here to help you receive the quality education you deserve


PROGRAMS Online On Campus
Associate of Arts - Professional Focus (AAPF) $750 per course $750 per course
All other Associate of Arts Degrees $250 per credit $250 per credit
Undergraduate $250 per credit $250 per credit
Graduate Nursing $475 per credit $475 per credit
Graduate Education $475 per credit $390 per credit
Graduate Counseling $550 per credit $465 per credit
All Other Graduate Programs $575 per credit $475 per credit
Doctoral/PhD $650 per credit N / A


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