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1800.1200 EXAMINATION.

Subpart 1.

Architect Registration Examination.


The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) shall prepare and furnish the Architect Registration Examination (ARE).


The ARE must be administered to those applicants determined by the board to meet the requirements of part 1800.1000 for admission to the examination.


The board, if necessary, shall forward notification of eligibility to the examination delivery vendor. Following board approval, eligible candidates shall independently contact the examination delivery vendor to schedule the time and place for the examination at an approved test site.


An applicant is required to pass all sections of the examination in order to qualify for licensure. The board or examination delivery vendor shall report to the applicant the results of each examination section. The applicant shall attain the uniform passing grade established by the board through a psychometrically acceptable standard-setting procedure.


An applicant may take each section of the examination one time for each application approved by the board. If an applicant fails an examination section, the applicant must submit a new application in order to take the examination section on another date. The National Council of Architectural Registration Boards shall determine the frequency by which an applicant may retake a failed examination section.


An applicant who fails to take at least one section of the examination within three years of applying shall submit a new application for examination in order to resume testing.

Subp. 2.

[Repealed, 14 SR 2988]

Subp. 3.

[Repealed, 14 SR 2988]

Subp. 4.

[Repealed, 14 SR 2988]

Subp. 5.

Equipment during examinations.

For the Architect Registration Examination, applicants shall only use the equipment approved by the examination delivery vendor.

Statutory Authority:

MS s 326.06


14 SR 2988; 21 SR 1427; 25 SR 1862; 33 SR 2041; 43 SR 89

Published Electronically:

August 16, 2018

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