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General Education Mobile (GEM)

Welcome to Air Force GEM at Stark State College

General Education Mobile (GEM)In an effort to better serve active duty service members, Stark State College is proud to partner with the Community College of the Air Force (CCAF) to offer accredited, general education coursework in an online format.  The following courses have been approved and meet the CCAF guidelines for the associate of science degree.

Stark State Courses

Stark State’s online courses are offered in an 8 or 16 week format. See the online course schedule for exact dates.

Oral Communication

COM121 – Effective Speaking

Written Communication

ENG124 – College Composition
ENG231 – College Composition II
ENG221 – Technical Report Writing
ENG230 – Business Communication


MTH124 – Statistics
MTH125 – College Algebra
MTH135 – PreCalculus

Social Science

PSY121 – General Psychology
PSY123 – Human Growth and Development
PSY124 – Industrial/Organizational Psychology
PSY222 – Psychological Aspects of Therapy
SOC121 – Sociology
SOC225 – Cultural Diversity
PSC121 – Political Science
SOC123 – Dynamics of the Family


HIS121 – U.S. History I to 1877
HIS122 – U.S. History II from 1877
HIS221 – World Civilization to 17th Century
PHL122 – Ethics

Admissions process

You’re a transient student because you’re currently attending another college/university and want to enroll at Stark State College and then return to your institution. You won’t however, be eligible to use financial aid at Stark State, so contact your home college/university financial aid office to discuss your financial aid options.

Complete the ‘Guest-transient student’ application online.

To register for courses, you’ll need to provide a letter from your home college/university stating that you are in good standing along with the name of the approved courses to be taken at Stark State College. The transferability of course(s) taken at Stark State is the prerogative of the accepting institution. Contact your home college/university academic advisor or registrar to get your letter and send to:

Stark State College
Attention: Academic Records
6200 Frank Ave. N.W.
North Canton, OH 44720

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Contact your home college/university academic advisor or registrar to get your letter and email to

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Submit a copy of your college transcripts to:

Stark State College
Attention:  Admissions Office
6200 Frank Ave. N. W.
North Canton, OH 44720

After completing the semester/session, submit a transcript request to transfer course(s) to your home college/university. Click here to request a transcript.

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