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 CCAF’s GEM requirements:

Oral Communication

  • COMM/110 – Introduction to Oral Communication

Written Communication

  • ENG/110 –  English Compostion I
  • ENG/210 –  English Compostion II


  • MTH/210 Fundamentals of Geometry
  • MTH/215T Quantitative Reasoning I
  • MTH/216T Quantitative Reasoning II
  • MTH/217 Statistics I
  • MTH/218 Statistics II
  • MTH/219T Introduction to College Algebra
  • MTH/220T College Algebra

Social Science

  • HST/155 U.S. History to 1865
  • HST/165 U.S. History 1865-1945
  • HST/175 The American Experience Since 1945
  • POL/115 American National Government
  • POL/215 State & Local Political Processes
  • PSY/103 Introduction to Psychology
  • PSY/203 Foundations of Psychology
  • SOC/100 Introduction to Sociology


  • ARTS/100 Introduction to the Visual and Performing Arts
  • ARTS/230 Survey of the Visual Arts
  • HUM/105 World Mythology
  • HUM/115 Critical Thinking in Everyday Life
  • HUM/150 Introduction to Film Studies
  • REL/133 World Religious Traditions I
  • REL/134 World Religious Traditions II


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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