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Destination Architect: ARE 5.0 Launches November 1 (July-Aug 2016)

Ready to transition to ARE 5.0? Here’s how you can prepare for the November 1 launch.

ARE Update: ARE 5.0 Guidelines Now Available (August 2016)

The ARE 5.0 Guidelines are here! The document includes an introduction to the exam, an overview of appointment times, plus five steps to completing the exam. 

National Architect: 2016 NCARB by the Numbers Now Available (July-Aug 2016)

Visit the NCARB by the Numbers Data Center to read the full report, explore interactive charts, and learn about 2015’s key findings—including a snapshot of your jurisdiction.

ARE 5.0 Booklet

Your Guide to ARE 5.0

The six-division exam includes case studies that simulate real-world practice, incorporate new testing technologies, and more closely align with modern practice.

NCARB Education Guidelines

Education Guidelines

Updated August 2018. The Education Guidelines provide a general overview of the education requirement for NCARB certification.