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Your Guide to Online Proctoring and ARE 5.0

Learn more about online proctoring and the related changes being made to the ARE.

NCARB Live: ARE Testing Strategies

Watch as NCARB’s Assistant Vice President of Examination Michelle Cohn, AIA, NCARB, and Manager of Examination Nick Respect, AIA, NCARB, answer candidate questions about the new ARE 5.0 demo exam and online proctoring.

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ARE 5.0 Demo Exam

The ARE 5.0 demo exam is a full-length practice test, featuring 75 items, a three-hour testing duration, and all the updated navigation features and tools you’ll see when testing from December 14, 2020, onward—including the new digital whiteboard.

ARE Update: Explore the Updated Demo Exam and Digital Whiteboard—Available Now

Online proctoring and the related exam changes launch on December 14. Experience the new format and practice using the digital whiteboard through the updated demo exam, now available in My NCARB! Released November 12, 2020.

ARE Update: Demo Exam and Digital Whiteboard Launching November 12

Starting November 12 at 3 p.m. (ET), candidates will be able to practice navigating the updated exam and using the new digital whiteboard. Plus, join us for a live webinar about the exam on November 17. Released November 6, 2020.