General Education Mobile Program

CCAF logoGeneral Education Mobile (GEM) is an exciting partnership between Fisher College and the Community College of the Air Force. Through GEM, students take five CCAF required General Education courses through Fisher. Courses are offered via distance education, providing anytime, anywhere availability.

Why Fisher?
  • Fisher ranks 12th in the nation in online degree-granting program enrollment according to Online Education Database.
  • 10% discount off tuition for Air Force personnel, their spouse and their dependents.
  • Named one of the top military friendly colleges every year since 2010 by GI Jobs Magazine
  • Full time dedicated Military Liaison.
  • Support for online learners including academic advising, tutoring support, technical support, and assistance.
  • More than 35 years' experience working with military personnel and their family members.
  • Students may transfer CCAF credits to Fisher to work toward a second associate's degree or work through one of the college's many baccalaureate programs to pursue a 4-year degree with maximum credit transfer.

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Program Requirements

Air Force GEM Program Requirements

All courses are 3-credit hours unless otherwise noted.


Written Communications

EN101 English I
EN102 English II


MA107 College Algebra
MA117 Finite Math
MA121 Basic Statistics

Social Sciences

GV101 American Government
GV104 American Foreign Policy
GV105 The American Legal System
PS101 Introduction to Psychology
PS102 Psychology of Personality
SO101 Introduction to Sociology
SO103 The Family

Humanities HU101 Introduction to the Humanities: Beginnings to the Renaissance
HU102 Introduction to the Humanities: Renaissance to the Present
Oral Communications
CM105 Public Speaking

Estimated Costs of Attendance - DAPS Academic Year 2015-2016

RN to BSN Military to
Tuition, per credit hour
$325 $342
$425 (Nursing)
$325 (General Ed)
Tuition, per three-credit course
$975 $1,026
$1,275 (Nursing)
$975 (General Ed)
Tuition, per four-credit course
$1,300 $1,368
Technology fee, per course
$95 $95
Lab fee, per course
$50 N/A
Tuition and fees in the Division of Accelerated and Professional Studies are kept at a competitive level to assure adult students are able to afford coming back to college.

Contact Us
Seth Woods
Recruitment and Enrollment Manager
Fisher College

Division of Accelerated and Professional Studies
118 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02116

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