Centenary University is proud to support the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) General Education Mobile (GEM) program. Our approved courses allow you to fulfill the 15 semester hours of general education requirements for the CCAF Associate in Applied Science (AAS). Get the foundational knowledge you need in these disciplines: oral communication, written communication, mathematics, social science, and humanities.
Through Centenary University’s participation in the CCAF GEM program, air and space professionals have access to courses through our innovative virtual classrooms. Learn online from anywhere, on your own time. Centenary will work with you individually to make sure you are getting the most from your education. Our online courses are scheduled in eight-week terms, and the cost per course is $900.
Enroll in the GEM Program using these five steps:
1. Develop your Education Goal
Develop your Education Goal in your Air Force Virtual Education Center (AFVEC).
2. Complete the Centenary University Application
If you are not already a student with Centenary University, apply to the University.
Once your application is processed, you will receive an email from Centenary University with your student ID#. You may then register for courses.
3. Register for Courses
A list of available general education courses approved for the GEM program can be found here, and on the AFVEC website. Students must contact their local base education office to confirm which general education courses they need to complete their CCAF AAS degree. Once confirmed, follow these instructions to register for courses.
4. Apply and Submit Tuition Assistance Forms
Apply for Tuition Assistance (TA) online in the AFVEC website and choose Centenary University as your GEM Institution.
Once your TA has been approved, email a copy to firstname.lastname@example.org OR fax to (908) 813-2632.
5. Order your Textbooks and Course Materials
You can search for required textbooks for your course and order them online through our bookstore.
For more information on getting started, contact the Office of Veteran Services or the Program Advisor.