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Transfer Academy

Your Fast-Track to Transfer!

 

First Year Students

 

Attendance - Citizenship - Academic Success (GPA)

 

Students will take responsibility for their own learning and maintain excellent citizenship and attendance in all their classes. They will be an active learner, be prepared for all classes with all assigned work completed, take notes, and be an active participant in all activities. All students will maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA to remain in good standing with the Transfer Academy.

 

 

Counseling Requirement (2013-14)

 

Students will meet with the Transfer Counselor at least 2 times per semester by the following deadlines to set goals and create an educational plan. They also agree to meet with the Transfer Academy Counselor (Frances Moy) before making changes to their schedule or dropping any classes. Deadlines to complete counseling appointments in 2013-14 are:

 

  Fall 2013 Spring 2014
First Appointment: September 26th February 21st
Second Appointment: November 8th April 4th

 

 

Required Activities (2013-14)

 

All of the following are mandatory activities for first year students in the Transfer Academy:

 

 

Fall 2013 Cohort Only

 

Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 Cohorts

 

Transfer Academy Courses for First Year Students (2013-14)

 

Students must take English and Math each semester, until they have completed their transfer-level requirements in these areas. Also, students must take ACS-010 during their first semester in the program. Students can only enroll in sections that they have been specifically approved for. If you have questions regarding which sections you have been approved for, please contact Ade Origunwa (aorigunwa@losmedanos.edu).

 

The following are blocked sections of courses offered only for Transfer Academy students:

 

Fall 2013 Spring 2014    
COURSE SECTION DAY/TIME COURSE SECTION DAY/TIME
ACS-010 0217 TTH / 9:30-10:50 ACS-010 0003 TTH/ 11:00-12:20
ACS-010 0317 TTH / 9:30-10:50 BIOSC-010 7297 MW/11:30-12:50 (Lecture)
ACS-010 0318 MW / 2:30-3:50     MW/ 1:00-2:50 (Lab)
ENGL-090 1466 MWF / 9:00-10:50 DRAMA-016 0307 TTH/ 9:30-10:50
ENGL-090 1702 MWF / 9:00-10:50 ENGL-100 7194 TTH/ 11:00-12:20
ENGL-100* 0140 MWF / 12:00-1:00 ENGL-100 7182 MWF/ 9:00-9:50
POLSC-010* 0374 MWF / 1:00-2:00 ENGL-221 8442 MWF/ 11:00-11:50
MATH-027 0315 TTH / 1:00-4:50 MATH-034 1587 TTH/ 1:00-2:50
MATH-030 2304 TTH / 1:00-2:50 POLSC-010 0201 MW/ 5:30-6:50
MATH-034 2297 TTH / 1:00-2:50 SPCH-110 7271 TTH/ 9:30-10:50
           

 

* These sections are linked as part of the American Experience learning community. Students must be enrolled in both sections concurrently as the curriculum is integrated.