NCARB by the Numbers:
Majority of Candidates Complete ARE in Less Than Two Years

22 July 2013

Years Between First ARE Division and Exam Completion

If we look at the distribution of completion times as a whole, we can see that it is heavily right-skewed. Twenty-five (25) percent of candidates completed the ARE in less than one year, 50 percent completed it in less than 1.8 years, and 75 percent completed it in 3.2 years or under.

NCARB by the Numbers - 2013

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The 2013 edition of NCARB by the Numbers is now available to download. Based on NCARB Record holder data, the publication’s analytics and trends provide an accurate look not only at NCARB programs and services, but the profession as a whole.