Rigorous Curriculum

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Practical analytical skills are built on a foundation of systems concepts through case-based instruction.  Read more…

1-Year Weekend Format

Students Collaborate

Two weeks in residence “bookend” twenty alternate Friday/Saturday weekends.  Start in May.  Graduate the following May!  Read more…

Outstanding Faculty

Outstanding Faculty

Courses are taught by full-time faculty from the School of Engineering and Darden School of Business.  Read more…

Extraordinary Classmates

Extraordinary Classmates

Relationships built through the program create professional networks that last a lifetime.  Read more…


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Recent Videos

Prof. Don Brown, UVa Accelerated Master's Program in Systems Engineering

Jim Allison, AMP '16 - UVA Systems Engineering Departmental Ceremony

Prof. Marc Modica, UVa Accelerated Master's Program in Systems Engineering for working professionals


Posted December 5, 2016

AMP Info Events Winter 2017

Considering pursuing a graduate degree in 2017? Join us for one or more of our winter information events and find out if the Accelerated Master’s Program is a good fit for your professional development needs. We are hosting Regional Information Sessions in Arlington on Jan. 25, and in Falls Church on Feb. 15. There will be a webinar at noon on Feb. 1, and an in-depth open house on Sat., Mar. 4. You can RSVP for info events via a short online form or by emailing accmp@virginia.edu. We hope to see you at one of our events this winter!

Posted November 12, 2016

A Salute to Veterans

We thank you for your service to our country and for the insight and experience you bring to the AMP cohort, faculty, and staff. The UVA School of Engineering salutes you all with this story about four veterans who are members of the current AMP cohort.

Posted November 1, 2016

AMP Videos

Learn more about the Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering by watching a series of short (one- to two-minute) videos of AMP faculty, students, and alumni on the AMP Videos page.

Posted August 17, 2016

See the AMP in action!

Come to Charlottesville and see the AMP in action on one of our class weekends. During your visit you will have the opportunity to observe class, meet with the executive director and program manager, and talk with current students during breaks and meals. Class visits will be arranged for a mutually agreeable time and can be tailored to your interests and goals. Check the class schedule and then request a class visit via a short online form, or simply email accmp@virginia.edu.

Posted October 26, 2015

AMP’s benefits to career-minded engineers

Alumna Nannearl LeKesia Brown, AMP ’15, shares her experience and answers frequently asked questions, honestly and with humor, in this blog post about the U.Va. Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering on LinkedIn.