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TRS Courses

These one or two-credit courses are designed to assist in the successful transition of transfer students from their previous college or university to UMBC. It focuses on developing and understanding the skills needed and the academic expectations to achieve success at an Honors University. The materials covered will complement the work that is being done in upper-level courses in the major, and it will contain academic material selected by the Department that has been identified as a barrier to the success of transfer students in that particular major.

Transfer Student Seminar are open to all students during their first year at UMBC.

Fall 2017 | Spring 2018

Spring 2018

TRS 201: Transfer Student Seminars

Classes: TBA

TRS in Biology

Lecture: We 11 – 11:50 a.m.
Troy Williams

Note: Co-Requisite: Students must also enroll in CMSC202 or CMSC203 or CMSC341


TRS in Shady Grove

Lecture: Th 10 – 11:15 a.m.
Chelsea Moyer

Note: Student must also be registered in at least one discipline specific course offered at the Shady Grove campus.


TRS in Information Systems

Lecture: Th 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Alejandra Diaz, Ashley Luster

Note: Co-Requisite: Student must also enroll in IS300 OR IS310


TRS in Computer Science

Lecture: Th 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Alejandra Diaz, Ashley Luster

Note: Co-Requisite: Students must also enroll in CMSC202 or CMSC203 or CMSC341


TRS in Mechanical Engineering

Lecture: Tu 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Laila Shishineh

Note: Co-Requisite: Student must also enroll in ENME204


TRS in Chemical Engineering

Lecture: Tu 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Laila Shishineh

Note: Co-Requisite: Student must also enroll in ENCH215


Fall 2017

TRS 201: Transfer Student Seminars

TRS in Computer Science

Lecture: Th 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Staff

Note: Co-Requisite: Students must also enroll in CMSC202 or CMSC203 or CMSC341


TRS in Information Systems

Lecture: Th 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Staff

Note: Co-Requisite: Student must also enroll in IS300 OR IS310


TRS in Shady Grove

Lecture: Th 10 – 11:15 a.m.
Chelsea Moyer

Note: Student must also be registered in at least one discipline specific course offered at the Shady Grove campus.


TRS in American Studies

Lecture: Tu 4 – 5:15 p.m.
Paulomi Dholakia

Note: Course has a co-requisite of AMST 376. Student must also be enrolled in AMST 376. This section of TRS 201 is especially open to active duty or Veterans.


TRS in Genetics

Lecture: Th 2:30 – 3:45 p.m.
Cynthia Wagner, Stephen Miller

Note: Student must be enrolled in Bio 302 concurrently.


TRS in Modern Language & Linguistics

Lecture: Tu 4 – 5:15 p.m.
Emily Moroney

Note: Student must be enrolled in MLL 280 concurrently.


TRS in Mechanical Engineering

Lecture: Th 4 – 5:15 p.m.
Staff

Note: Co-Requisite: Student must also enroll in ENME204


TRS in Chemical Engineering

Lecture: Th 4 – 5:15 p.m.
Staff

Note: Co-Requisite: Student must also enroll in ENCH215


Updated 12/14/2017