Master the ARE Exam with Amber Book

For most people looking to take the ARE, this course is intended to replace studying rather than initiate it (even if you study no other content).

Our curriculum was developed for you to become a licensed architect as efficiently as possible through high-quality animated video series, video lectures, and study materials. Division specific lessons and accompanying study guides get you prepared for the NCARB ARE exam. 

Our ARE exam prep course offer's 50+ hours of well-animated instruction, 500+ practice problems with detailed explanations, and 800+ digital flashcards. Take the ARE with confidence and join Amber Book today!

Tailored ARE Exam Prep Resources for Each Division

Lessons and study materials cover all 6 divisions of the ARE in a single monthly subscription : 

  • Practice Management (PcM)
  • Project Management (PjM)
  • Project Development & Documentation (PDD)
  • Project Planning & Design (PPD)
  • Construction Evaluation (CE)
  • Programming & Analysis (PA)

Amber Book ARE exam prep course and study plan offer's 50+ hours of well-animated instruction, 500+ practice questions with detailed explanations, and 800+ digital flashcards, study resources, and practice exams based on real ARE exam questions. Take the ARE with confidence and join Amber Book today!

  • 16,000+ enrollees

  • 500+ firms subscribed to firm licenses

  • 3,000+ positive reviews

Course Tuition

Pass the ARE with Amber Book

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Pass Rates

The NCARB Architect Registration Examination is one of the most challenging professional licensing exams. Enrollees who completed more than 75% of the Amber Book Course reported using Amber Book to pass their exams with an 80% pass rate compared to 
the 55% national average. 

The more of the Amber Book course you complete, 
the higher likelihood of passing your exams!

Interactive Learning Tools for ARE 5.0 Success

Maximize your ARE exam prep with interactive learning tools, including practice exams, flashcards, and video tutorials. Our resources are designed to reinforce your knowledge and help you identify areas where you need additional study, ensuring you're fully prepared for the Architect Registration Examination.

Amber Book Reviews

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40 Minutes Of Competence

a free study session every Thursday at 6 PM ET

Our weekly 40 Minutes of Competence sessions are led by Amber Book's creator, Michael Ermann, AIA. In these free Zoom calls, we tackle a practice problem, then answer your questions live.
Whether you are just getting started, in the middle of studying, or celebrating licensure, we welcome everyone to these open-to-all sessions.