GEM - General Education Mobile

GEM logoMcKendree University is a partner school to General Education Mobile (GEM). This partnership links McKendree University general education courses toward CCAF general education courses to meet CCAF associate in applied science (AAS) degree requirements. 


GEM Approved Courses


Written Communication

ENG-111 English I: Academic Writing

ENG-112 English II: Research and Writing

Oral Communication

COM-100 Fundamentals of Communication


MTH-105 Intermediate Algebra

MTH-170 Statistics

Social Science

ECO-211 Principles of Microeconomics

ECO-212 Principles of Macroeconomics

PSI-101 American Politics

PSY-153 Introduction to Psychology

SOC-150 Introduction to Sociology

SOC-220 Juvenile Delinquency

SOC-270 Social Problems


ART-100 Art Appreciation

REL-215 Religion in the United States


Application Process


Students should complete an application for admission as a non-degree seeking student.

No transcripts are required.




Tuition for all active duty military, National Guard, and Reservists is $250 per credit hour.  All lab fees are waived.


Course Format


Our program is designed to meet the needs of the adult learner with eight-week online or sixteen-week face-to-face courses. Online courses use the Brightspace course management system. Many students choose to take two courses during each eight week session.


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