Meet the newest ARE® prep resource from AIA

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What is ArchiPrep?

How you prepare matters and AIA has developed a great resource to help you get ready for the Architect Registration Exam (ARE®). Introducing ArchiPrep, AIA's premier ARE prep resource designed to help emerging professionals get licensed faster. ArchiPrep helps relieve the stress of studying for the ARE by offering testing candidates a road map to success. Take ArchiPrep with you wherever you go, using it on your computer, phone, or tablet. Are you ready for the next step in your career? Let ArchiPrep lead the way.

Why use ArchiPrep?

  • Original study material created by AIA National and its network of subject matter experts
  • New content and item types are added on a regular basis.
  • All study items are mapped to NCARB’s ARE 5.0 division and section objectives.
  • The dynamic platform allows users to track their study goals, progress and performance – for each ARE division
  • Study anytime, anywhere–ArchiPrep is mobile-friendly with offline access
  • Take practice quizzes and create your own flash cards
  • Read articles and other resources related to the exam
  • Seamless access to officially-licensed International Building Code® content in the PA, PDD and PPD modules. ArchiPrep now includes study materials relevant to the ARE® from the 2018 International Building Code, 2018 International Building Code Study Companion , Building Code Essentials, Based on the 2018 IBC, and ICC A117.1-2009 Accessible and Usable Buildings and Facilities.
  • Join an online community to connect virtually with other ARE candidates to help motivate and encourage each other in the journey to licensure
  • Flexible subscription options - choose  from either a 1-month, 3-month, or 6-month subscription
  • Learn more and download an overview of ArchiPrep

Pricing for Assoc. AIA members:

ArchiPrep is available via a monthly subscription for Assoc. AIA members. Pricing for the subscription models will be as follows:

  • $35 for a 1-month subscription
  • $90 for a 3-month subscription
  • $160 for a 6-month subscription

ArchiPrep is currently available to Assoc. AIA members only. Non-member subscription plans are being considered for the future.

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