Tag: ARE

So You Want to be a Licensed Architect: Practice Management Exam

Practice Management (PcM) is about understanding the business structure, business development, and asset development and protection. The exam is broken down into the following content areas. Business Operations Finances, Risk & Development of Practice Practice Wide Delivery of Services Practice Methodologies Preparing for the Exam When I was studying for the PcM exam, it was […]

Written by on August 10, 2021

So You Want to be a Licensed Architect: The ARE Exams

Once you have your education and experience started or completed, you’re ready for the next step: taking the Architecture Registration Exams (ARE). When I first graduated from college and entered the workforce, I felt that the ARE’s were this big, intimidating monster that I didn’t want to think about or look at. I think this […]

Written by on February 4, 2021

So You Want to Be a Licensed Architect: Achieving the Necessary Experience

Your educational background is incredibly important, but the real lessons come when you start working in the field. Whether it’s a construction company, architecture firm, landscape architecture office, or a related field, the real-life experience is invaluable. Utilize Your Resources The first source that I highly suggest is NCARB’s website. Many states require an individual […]

Written by on November 20, 2020

So, you want to be a licensed architect? Why?!

Architecture is not a simple process. There are many things that come into play through design development on numerous different levels. What is this design going to look like? How is this building going to function? What is the budget? Is this idea even possible? But don’t let that scare you away. Architecture has some […]

Written by on February 25, 2020