November 2014

The 2014 survey of U.S. jurisdictions indicates that there are 107,581 architects in the United States, a 1.6 percent increase from 2013.

AIA and NCARB announced a continued commitment to engage with each other to further educate the architecture profession.

Architecture programs at Parsons The New School for Design and Clemson University have been selected as 2014 NCARB Award recipients.

The FY14 NCARB Annual Report is here!

October 2014

All NAAB-accredited programs and NAAB-candidate programs have been invited to respond to the Licensure Task Force's RFI&I.

Effective October 2014, new ARE Guidelines and the Exam Guides for all seven divisions of ARE 4.0 are now available.

September 2014

The NCARB Board of Directors approved significant changes to the IDP and discussed possible modifications to the BEA and BEFA programs.

The NCARB Board of Directors has voted to approve significant changes that will streamline and overhaul the Intern Development Program (IDP).

Effective October 1, candidates who have failed an ARE division will be able to retake the division as soon as 60 days after the previous attempt and up to three times in a year.

August 2014

Last week, NCARB convened its new Future Title Task Force to discuss the profession’s title debate.

Since 2001, NCARB has awarded more than $800,000 to schools in support of innovative programming that bridges the gap between education and practice.

Applications are now being accepted for the 2014-2017 IDP Firm and Outstanding Firm Awards. Applications are due Sept. 19.

Day two of IDPCC included a panel discussion with Intern Think Tank members and presentations on the future of the ARE and IDP.

Nearly 200 state, educator, auxiliary, and student coordinators gathered in Miami for the 2014 Intern Development Program (IDP) Coordinators Conference.

July 2014

Here's what candidates and supervisors need to know about the new ARE retake policy.

June 2014

Architects are getting licensed at the youngest median age in a decade, and the number of women applying for architect credentials is growing.

The NCARB President's Medal for distinguished service was presented to six individuals by NCARB President Blakely C. Dunn, AIA, at the organizations Annual Meeting.

NCARB introduced its FY15 Board of Directors at its Annual Meeting in Philadelphia.

Dale McKinney, FAIA, of Sioux City, IA, was installed as NCARB president at its 95th Annual Business Meeting.

Dennis S. Ward, AIA, of Florence, SC, has been elected first vice president/president-elect of the NCARB Board of Directors at its 95th Annual Business Meeting.