Earn your masters in 1 year

Our cohort model allows students to earn a masters degree in one year without interrupting their career. Employers see immediate and long term results from employees who go through our program.

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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…


Are you ready for a challenging one-year program that enables you to earn your master’s degree without interrupting your career?

AMP-lify your career!

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Posted November 6, 2019

Group Class Visit Day on Dec. 7

Come to Charlottesville for a group class visit and find out if the Accelerated Master’s Program is right for you! You can take an in-depth look at the Program on Sat., Dec. 7, 2019, from 9 am – 1 pm. RSVP via a short online form, or simply email accmp@virginia.edu. We hope to see you there!

Posted October 17, 2019

New AMP Video – The Value of the Cohort

AMP students value the cohort learning experience. They gain knowledge from their classmates and build long-lasting personal and professional bonds. This short (< 2 min.) video highlights the importance of the cohort.

Posted September 27, 2019

AMP Video Series – Overview

AMP alumni tell us that this overview video reflects their experiences in the program well and it highlights the benefits of the Accelerated Master’s Program in Systems Engineering. It’s a quick (< 4 min.) way to learn more about the program from students and alumni.

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.