Government and Industry Updates

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How Architects Can Help

Continuing Education

  • Update from the New York State Education Department:In response to COVID-19 and for individuals whose registrations are due to renew between March 1, 2020 and January 1, 2021, NYSED will allow all licensees to complete 100% of their continuing education as self-study so long as they are taken from an approved provider and in an acceptable subject area.Find further details on this and future updates on the NYSED website here and on what self-study means for architects here under Question 13.
  • As of Thursday, June 4, 2020, testing for the ARE has resumed at Prometric facilities. Testing capacity in the New York City area is limited. Check which sites and dates are available by logging into My NCARB.
  • NYSED Update on Continuing Education Requirements (New York State Education Department)
  • AIA and state requirements for continuing education (AIA)
  • AIAU Courses Now Free for Members (AIAU, AIA’s online continuing education center)

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COVID-19 Updates and Best Practices


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