CCAF General Education Mobile (GEM) program

General Education Mobile (GEM) program

Honored to serve our nation’s Air Force military members

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

Airmen pursuing the CCAF Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree must complete 15 general education semester credit hours. The following courses go toward fulfilling this requirement. All courses listed below are 3 credits, 5 week courses.

  • COMM/310 – Public Speaking
  • ENG/215 – Effective Academic Writing
  • ENG/220 University Academic Writing
  • MTH/208 – College Mathematics I
  • PSY/103 – Introduction to Psychology
  • SOC/100 – Introduction to Sociology
  • HUM/100 – Introduction to Humanities I
  • REL/133 – World Religious Traditions I
  • HST/175 – The American Experience since  1945
  • HST/155 U.S History to 1865
  • HST/165-U.S History 1865 to 1945
  • HST/112-Western Civilization I : Prehistory to Middle ages
  • HST/113 Western Civilization II: Middle Ages to French Revolution

Courses start weekly, so you can pursue your education according to your  schedule. For answers to questions about the program, contact Chris McCornack at 800.366.9699, ext. 3871013, or via email.

Benefits for University of Phoenix students serving in the Air Force:

  • Over 1,000 staff members trained to work with military-affiliated students
  • Online library of vast resources to help with research and class projects — accessible most places in the world
  • Military resources for our servicemember students and their spouses
  • Special tuition options available to members of the Armed Services
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


Whether you’re stationed stateside or overseas, University of Phoenix wants to make sure you get the quality education you deserve — when and where it’s convenient for your Air Force lifestyle.

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