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The Intern Development Program (IDP) structures the multiyear transition from architecture student to licensed professional. Visit the NCARB IDP Home page for up-to-date information on the IDP.


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The Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®) is administered by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB). Visit the NCARB ARE Home Page for up-to-date information on the ARE®.

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