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Courses Approved for the Air Force and Space 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. For the course schedule please visit Undergraduate Course Offerings.

CCAF General Education Requirements Credits TESU Online Courses
Written Communications 3 ENC-1010 Writing for Success
ENC-1020 Writing for Success II
Mathematics 3 MAT-1150 Intermediate Algebra
MAT-1050 Applied Liberal Arts Mathematics
MAT-1210 College Algebra
MAT-1290 Precalculus
Social Sciences 3 PSY-1010 Intro. to Psychology
SOC-1010 Intro. to Sociology
SOC-2100 Marriage and the Family
PSY-2110 Developmental Psychology
HIS-1010 Western Civilization I
HIS-1130 American History I
POS-1100 American Government
ANT-1010 Intro. to Anthropology
ECO-1110 Macroeconomics
GOG-2300 World Geography
Humanities 3 HUM-1010 Intro. to the Humanities I: Philosophical Thought
ART-1000 A World of Art
LIT-2050 American Literature I
PHI-2860 Contemporary Ethics
FIL-1100 Exploring American Cinema
SPA-1010 Elementary Spanish I
Oral Communications 3 COM-2090 Public Speaking

For more information, contact our Office of Military and Veteran Enrollment and Outreach at (609) 777-5696 (Monday-Friday, 0830-1630 Eastern), or email us at