1. Pricing: $349 per month for 6 months, first payment will be deducted from the card on file the date of your Introduction Meeting.
  2. When: You'll receive your syllabus and meeting dates & times a few days prior to the first meeting.
  3. Groups: Each group is 8-10 individuals led by a Black Spectacles Coach.
  4. Coaches: All of our coaches are recently licensed architects.
  5. Exam Order: Most groups will take the exams in order that they are listed in the NCARB Handbook, but some coaches opt to change the order
  6. Meetings Length: There are 2 virtual meetings per month, each lasting about 2-3 hours.
  7. Program Length: 24 weeks, taking one exam every 4 weeks.
  8. Attendance: Candidates cannot miss more than 1 meeting without risk of dismissal with no refund.
  9. Syllabus: Day-by-day calendar of what to study, totalling 10-20 hours of studying a week.
  10. Virtual meetings: Hosted via Google Hangouts for convenience & recordings available after each meeting.
  11. Slack: Messenger system used to connect candidates for additional support.
  12. Already a subscriber: We'll transfer your current subscription to our ARE 5.0 Pro and you'll receive a credit for any unused days.
  13. Additional Material: We don’t require you to have any other materials. Since all of our tools were created using the NCARB objectives and resources listed in the Handbook they should be all you need.
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