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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Accelerated Master's Program in Systems Engineering at the University of Virginia


Posted February 8, 2016

Info Session in Arlington on March 2

Join us for an evening information session in Arlington on Wednesday, March 2, from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. The session will be held at 3000 Wilson Blvd. – an easy walk from the Clarendon Metro Station. Professor Mike Smith will give an overview of the Accelerated Master’s Program followed by time for Q & A and conversation. A light supper will be provided. Register to attend online, or email accmp@virginia.edu. We hope to see you there!


Webinar on Feb. 17

Find out more about the Accelerated Master’s Program without leaving your desk. Professor Michael Smith will host a webinar on Wednesday, February 17, from noon to 1 pm. Sign up for the lunchtime webinar online, or email accmp@virginia.edu. We will send you an invitation with log on instructions.


Class Visits Available

Come to Charlottesville and see the AMP in action. Visitors are invited to observe class, meet with Professor Mike Smith, and talk with current students on one of our upcoming AMP weekends. Visits are available on Feb. 19 and 20, Mar. 4, 5, 18, or 19, and April 1, 2, 15, and 16. Email accmp@virginia.edu to request a class visit.

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.

Posted October 1, 2013

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