Other Resources

Licensure and AXP

Architectural Career Development

Architects must be licensed before they can practice architecture as or call themselves an architect. The steps to becoming an Architect are described on the site of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB):

You may download a copy of the NCARB Handbook on Certification at:

For specifics on the practice of the profession of Architecture in New York State, see: https://www.op.nysed.gov/architecture

The school’s Architect Licensing Advisor is Hannah Borgeson.

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) is a professional organization for architects in the U.S. Headquartered in Washington, D.C. The AIA offers education, government advocacy, community redevelopment, and public outreach to support the architecture profession: http://www.aia.org/

The Center for Architecture, the AIA New York Chapter, provides resources to both the public and building industry professionals, through exhibitions, programs, and special events: http://cfa.aiany.org/index.php?section=center-for-architecture

The American Institute of Architect Students (AIAS) is a student-run organization that has been working for the betterment of the Architectural Education Community for over 50 years:

The Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) is a nonprofit membership association founded in 1912 to advance the quality of architectural education and to provide a forum for ideas on the leading edge of architectural thought: http://www.acsa-arch.org/


Landscape Architecture Licensure

NCARB Architectural Experience Program (AXP): http://www.ncarb.org/Experience-Through-Internships.aspx

ASLA on Licensure: https://www.asla.org/licensure.aspx