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GEM logo purple with black lettersGeneral Education Mobile (GEM) at EFSC

The Air Force General Education Mobile (GEM) is a partnership between the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) and Eastern Florida State College to offer general education courses online for Air Force personnel who want to complete the CCAF Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree requirements. As a GEM partner, EFSC offers courses to meet all five of the general education course requirements for the A.A.S. degree. Students enrolled in CCAF can apply to EFSC as a transient or non-degree seeking student and once accepted can register for online/eLearning courses listed in the approved course list below. EFSC's Class Schedule tool allows you to search current online courses by selecting "eLearning" as the course location. Visit the Air Force Virtual Education Center (AFVEC) website to learn more about CCAF.

Approved Courses for GEM (Click to Expand)


  • SPC 2608 Fundamentals of Speech Communication (3 credit hours)

Written Communications 

  • ENC 1101 Composition I (3 credit hours)
  • ENC 1102 ‚Äč Composition II (3 credit hours)


  • MAT 1033 Intermediate Algebra (3 credit hours)
  • MAC 1105 College Algebra (3 credit hours)
  • MAC 1114 College Trigonometry (3 credit hours)
  • MAC 1140 Precalculus Algebra (3 credit hours)
  • MAC 1233 Essentials of Calculus (3 credit hours)
  • MAC 1311 Calculus 1 with Analytic Geometry (3 credit hours)
  • MAC 2312 Calculus 2 with Analytic Geometry (3 credit hours)
  • MGF 1106 Topics in Math (3 credit hours)
  • MGF 1107 Exploration in Mathematics (3 credit hours)
  • STA 2023 Statistics (3 credit hours)

Social/Behavioral Sciences

  • AMH 2010 History of the United States to 1877 (3 credit hours)
  • AMH 2020 History of the United States Since 1877 (3 credit hours)
  • EUH 1000 Western Civilization to 1648 (3 credit hours)
  • EUH 1001 Western Civilization Since 1648 (3 credit hours)
  • ISS 2200 Introduction to International Studies (3 credit hours)
  • POS 2041 American National Government (3 credit hours)
  • POS 2112 State & Local Government (3 credit hours)
  • PSY 2012 General Psychology (3 credit hours)
  • SYG 2000 Introduction to Sociology (3 credit hours)


  • ARH 2000 Art Appreciation (3 credit hours)
  • HUM 1020 Introduction to the Humanities (3 credit hours)
  • LIT 1000 Introduction to Literature (3 credit hours)
  • MUL 2010 Survey of Music Literature (3 credit hours)
  • HUM 2211 Humanities Survey: Ancient through Byzantine (3 credit hours)
  • HUM 2230 Humanities Survey: Byzantine through Enlightenment (3 credit hours)
  • HUM 2249 Humanities Survey: Enlightenment through 21st Century (3 credit hours)
  • PHI 2010 Introduction to Philosophy (3 credit hours)
  • REL 2300 World Religions (3 credit hours)
  • THE 2100 History of the Theatre (3 credit hours)