CCAF General Education Mobile (GEM)


Lewis University is proud to be an approved Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) General Education Mobile (GEM) institution.

The GEM partnership program between Lewis University and CCAF allows Airmen and Guardians to satisfy the five general education courses required for their CCAF degree in a convenient and flexible online format.

For a current CCAF schedule, please click here.

Lewis University offers the following 8-week approved online GEM courses:

Course Title CCAF Equivalency
ARTS 24100 Art Appreciation Humanities
COMM 11200 Introduction to Human Communications Oral Communications
ENGL 11100 College Writing I Written Communications
ENGL 11200 College Writing II Written Communications
HIST 10100 Global History and Culture 1 Social Science
HIST 10200 Global History and Culture 2 Social Science
MATH 11500 Introduction to Mathematical Thinking Mathematics
MATH 11900 College Algebra Mathematics
POLS 20000 American National Government Social Science
POLS 21000 State and Local Government Social Science
SOCI 10000 Principles of Sociology Social Science
SOCI 29000 Diversity and Social Justice Social Science
THEO 10000 The Search for Faith Humanities
THEO 10600 Introduction to Christian Theology Humanities

Lewis University offers a reduced rate for active duty military. The current online military rate is $250 per semester hour for online courses. Apply here today! Current Lewis University students may register using our quick registration page.

For more information on the GEM program and how to get enrolled for courses, please contact us at (505) 265-3947, or by e-mail at

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