ARE 4.0 Registration Deadline

By |2019-01-21T18:38:57-08:00September 12th, 2016|Categories: 5.0, NCARB|

There’s still time!!  Become eligible for ARE 4.0 by October 31, 2016 to take advantage of the 5.0 Transition Plan!! If you’ve heard of the transition plan from ARE 4.0 to 5.0, then you know if you play your cards strategically, you could finish the ARE’s in only 5 exams.  Since NCARB announced the launch date [...]

The new ARE 5.0 exams: How does 7 exams for the price of 5 sound?!

By |2019-01-21T18:38:58-08:00March 3rd, 2016|Categories: 5.0, NCARB, Study Advice|

Version 5.0 of the Architect’s Registration Exam (ARE) is being introduced at the end of 2016. After 20 years in service, the current version (ARE 4.0) will be retired after June 2018. While this is exciting news, it could also upset your carefully planned timeline to studying and passing.

Episode 22: So You Wanna Be An Architect? Here’s Your Roadmap [Podcast]

By |2019-01-21T18:39:14-08:00December 4th, 2015|Categories: Career Strategy, NCARB, Podcast, Profession|

For some of us, becoming an Architect is something we have envisioned since we were beginning to walk. For others, we don't realize it until later in life. Becoming an Architect can be one of the most rewarding experiences in your life.

Episode 17: Taking the ARE: 7 PASSES in 7 Days. For Real? [Podcast]

By |2019-01-21T18:39:14-08:00July 24th, 2015|Categories: NCARB, Podcast, Study Advice|

Charlie Klecha, President of recently took all 7 Exams for the Architect Registration Exam in 7 days as the culmination of his 7 in 7 campaign came to a close. Let's find out how he did. We are excited to be joined again by Charlie Klecha @charliechuck, President of AIAS, to discuss the 7 in 7 campaign and find out his results. You'll be amazed at what he accomplished in so little time.

5 Reasons Why NCARB's New 60 Day Retake Rule Is a Game Changer

By |2019-01-21T18:39:34-08:00June 20th, 2014|Categories: Announcements, NCARB|

NCARB just made a major announcement in regards to the ARE. They are reducing the retake period from 6 months down to 60 days! This is not a joke. I repeat, this is not a joke. NCARB has officially announced they will be reducing the current 6 month wait period for retaking a failed exam to [...]

Do I need to complete IDP before I can sit for the ARE?

By |2019-01-21T18:39:34-08:00February 18th, 2014|Categories: IDP, NCARB|

So you wanna be a Rock Star. You're ready to enroll in IDP AND start taking the Architect Registration Exam simultaneously. Bravo! But wait... Most candidates assume they must complete their IDP (Intern Development Program administered by NCARB) before they can sit for the Architect Registration Exam (ARE). But wouldn’t it be great if you could [...]

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