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Courses Approved for the Air Force GEM Program

Online courses listed below offered by Thomas Edison State University may be used to satisfy up to 15 credits of general education requirement for an Associate in Applied Science degree at the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) through the Air Force General Education Mobile (GEM) Program. Students are required to complete one course from at least one of the general education areas, depending on the requirements remaining to complete their Community College of the Air Force degree. TESU undergraduate course cost for military students is $250 per credit. Undergraduate courses run in 12-week long terms.

CCAF General Education Requirements Semester Hours/ Credits Thomas Edison State University Online Courses
Written Communications 3 ENC-101 English Comp. I
ENC-102 English Comp II
Mathematics 3 MAT-115 Intermediate Algebra
MAT-105 Applied Liberal Arts Math
MAT-121 College Algebra
MAT-129 Precalculus
Social Sciences 3 PSY-101 Intro. to Psychology
SOC-101 Intro. to Sociology
SOC-210 Marriage and the Family
PSY-211 Developmental Psychology
HIS-101 Western Civ. I
HIS-113 American History I
POS-110 American Gov't
ANT-101 Intro to Anthropology
ECO-111 Macroeconomics
GOG-230 World Geography
Humanities 3 HUM-101 Humanities
ART-100 A World of Art
LIT-205 American Lit. I
PHI-286 Contemporary Ethics I
FIL-110 American Cinema
MUS-220 Music History I
REL-275 An Introduction to Islam
SPA-101 Elementary Spanish I
Oral Communications 3 COM-209 Public Speaking

For more information, contact our Military and Veteran Education Support Express Line at (866) 446-1804 (Monday-Friday, 0900-1630 Eastern), or email us at