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

Nathaniel Horner, UVa Accelerated Master's Program in Systems Engineering alumnus

Korey Mitchell, AMP '17, UVA Systems Engineering Departmental Ceremony

Prof. Greg Gerling, UVA Accelerated Master's Program in Systems Engineering


Posted November 5, 2017

Veterans in AMP ’18 Featured on NBC 29 News

Lowell Rose from WVIR NBC 29 News interviewed veterans in the Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering about their experiences in the program and the enhanced skills and pathway to rewarding careers it provides to veterans. The November 3 news story in honor of Veterans Day showed the class in action and included interviews with veterans Zach Fenn, Pete Beaumont and AMP Veterans Coordinator Tom Brett.

Posted September 23, 2017

Visit the AMP

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 faculty and the 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 out the current class schedule and then request a class visit online, or email accmp@virginia.edu.

Posted February 24, 2017

GRE Waivers

The Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering now offers GRE waivers to well-qualified applicants with relevant professional experience. See the GRE section of the Follow Up, Deadlines, & Details page for more information.

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 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.