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 top notch 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

Zach Fenn, AMP '18, UVA Systems Engineering Departmental Ceremony

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

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


Posted March 11, 2019

April 1st Deadline for MITRE SE Fellows Application

UVA and the MITRE Corporation have partnered on a one-year systems engineering program for federal employees. Government employees selected for the MITRE Systems Engineering Fellowship Program gain project and research experience working with experts at MITRE’s facility in McLean, VA, and they earn their master’s degrees through the UVA Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering in Charlottesville. The next cohort of MITRE SE Fellows begins this May. The deadline for the MITRE portion of the application process is April 1, 2019.

Posted February 21, 2019

The 20th AMP Cohort

Applications are being accepted now for the 2019 – 20 Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering cohort. The 20th AMP cohort begins on May 20, 2019. Start your Official Application today.


Class Visits

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 request a class visit using the online RSVP form or 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.

Posted October 1, 2013

Am I Eligible for the AMP?

Want to know if you are qualified for the Program? Complete the free online pre-application today. We will review your preliminary application promptly and advise you on how to prepare for the program and the next steps in the admission process.