§ 119.7 Examination Transition Plan—ARE 3.1 to ARE 4.0

  1. Effective July 1, 2008, all candidates for licensure as an architect who have not passed at least one division of the Architect Registration Examination Version 3.1 (ARE 3.1) will be required to take and pass all divisions of Architect Registration Examination Version 4.0 (ARE 4.0) and versions thereafter.
  2. Effective July 1, 2008, all candidates for licensure as an architect who have passed at least one division of ARE 3.1 will have until June 30, 2009 to pass all remaining divisions of ARE 3.1.
  3. Effective July 1, 2009, candidates for licensure as an architect who have not passed all divisions of ARE 3.1 by June 30, 2009 will be required to transition to ARE 4.0 and versions thereafter.

    Candidates who are required to transition from ARE 3.1 to ARE 4.0 will be required to take and pass divisions of ARE 4.0 in accordance with the following transition chart:

    Divisions Not Passed in Version 3.1 Divisions Required for Version 4.0
    Pre-Design Programming Planning & Practice
    General Structures Structural Systems
    Lateral Forces Structural Systems
    Mechanical & Electrical Systems Building Systems
    Building Design/Materials & Methods Building Design & Construction Systems
    Construction Documents & Services Construction Documents & Services
    Site Planning Programming Planning & Practice
    Site Planning & Design
    Building Planning Schematic Design
    Building Technology Building Design & Construction Systems
    Building Systems
    Construction Documents & Services
    Structural Systems
(Added by Register 2008, Vol. No. 27-Z. Effective .)