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Architecture: ARE Prep

Resources in support of first-degree and graduate studio programs in architecture

About the ARE Exam

NCARB logoDeveloped by the National Council of Architectural Registrations Boards (NCARB), the ARE is the only exam by which architecture candidates can become registered in the United States or Canada. ARE 5.0 combines graphic and multiple-choice content and emphasizes problem-solving skills architects use in day-to-day practice. The exam tests architects' competence across six topical divisions: