Architecture Registration Exam Credential

Architecture Registration Exam Credential

Credits Available for Credentials issued May 1996 through June 2001

  • Architectural Design 1 (5 credits, lower division level)
  • Architectural Design 2 (5 credits, lower division level)
  • Architectural Design 3 (5 credits, upper division level)
  • Architectural Design 4 (5 credits, upper division level)
  • Architectural Design 5 (5 credits, upper division level)
  • Architectural Design 6 (5 credits, upper division level)
  • Architectural History (6 credits, lower division level)
  • Fundamental of Architecture (4 credits, lower division level)
  • Human Issues in Design (3 credits, lower division level)
  • Materials, Construction & Design (4 credits, upper division level)
  • Site Development & Design (3 credits, upper division level)
  • Statics/Strength of Materials (4 credits, upper division level)
  • Structures 1 (3 credits, upper division level)
  • Structures 2 (3 credits, upper division level)

Credits Available for Credentials issued May 1988 through April 1996

  • Ancient through Renaissance Architecture; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Architectural Design I; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Architectural Design II; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Architectural Design III; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Architectural Design IV; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Architectural Design V; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Architectural Design VI; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Architectural Programming; 3 credits, upper division level
  • Construction Documents; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Design of Reinforced Concrete Structures; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Design of Steel Structures; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Engineering Mechanics; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Architecture; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Materials and Methods of Construction and Documentation; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Principles of Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Systems; 4 credits, lower division level
  • Professional Practice; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Senior Capstone Project; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Site Planning and Development; 4 credits, upper division level
  • Strength of Materials and Design of Wood Structures; 4 credits, upper division level

Issuing Agency

American Institute of Architects

Applying for the Credit 

Submit a Credential Credit Application to apply for the credit.

  • Charter Oak students: Log into the Acorn Student Portal and look in Student Self-Service / Student Forms.
  • Non-Charter Oak students: Contact the PLA Office to request a Credential Credit Application.