GEM (General Education Mobile): This program is only available to active duty Air Force personnel seeking a degree from the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF).
UWF is an approved partner with the Community College of the Air Force to provide online general education courses to servicemembers seeking to complete the AAS degree from the CCAF. Up to 15 semester hours of undergraduate credit can be earned from UWF's fully online general education courses. Additionally, Air Force students stationed outside Florida registering for GEM online courses qualify for the UWF out-of-state tuition waiver. This waiver ensures the cost of GEM online courses falls within the current Tuition Assistance limits. Furthermore, UWF offers 8 fully online undergraduate bachelor's degrees if you would like to continue your voluntary educational development with the University of West Florida.
For more information about this program, GEM online course listings, or the application process, please visit: http://uwf.edu/militaryveterans/gem.cfm. You may also contact the GEM program manager at UWF, Mr. Marc Churchwell at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 850-474-2550.
Veterans Services Certificate Program: This program is designed to help Veteran Services Officers, social service professionals, or volunteers better assess and respond to the needs of veterans and their family members who come seeking assistance in resolving problems. The certificate consists of four fully online courses delivered in a student cohort format that last eight weeks each. There are no prerequisites for this certificate and a college degree is not required for admission.
For more information about this program, please visit: http://continuinged.uwf.edu/Veterans_Services_Certificate_Program.cfm or call the UWF Student Support Center at: 1-888-529-1823.