LARE Exam

The L.A.R.E. exam consists of four sections -
Section 1 Exam – Project and Construction Management (100 items, 3 hours seat time, 2 ½ hours exam time)
Section 2 Exam – Inventory and Analysis (80 items, 2 ½ hours seat time, 2 hours exam time)
Section 3 Exam – Design (100 items; 4 hours seat time, 3 ½ hours exam time)
Section 4 Exam – Grading, Drainage and Construction Documentation (120 items; 4 ½ hours seat time, 4 hours exam time)

- for more information on the breakdown of each Section Exam refer to the CLARB - The Landscape Architect Registration Examination (L.A.R.E.) Examination Specifications

L.A.R.E. Administration Dates – 2013 - 2014
- April 8-20, 2013 (registration opens on 12/31/12 and closes on 03/29/13)
- August 19-30, 2013 (registration opens on 05/13/13 and closes on 08/09/13)
- December 2-14, 2013 (registration opens on 08/26/13 and closes on 11/22/13)
- March 31 - April 12, 2014
- August 18-30, 2014
- December 1-13, 2014

- click here for more information on L.A.R.E. Administration Dates, Deadlines & Fees

A number of very useful Resources for the new exam are available on the CLARB website page  L.A.R.E. Resources for Sections 1-4 such as online practice tests, Orientation Guide and Candidate Checklist.

For more information contact –
The CLARB Customer Relations staff
Phone: 571-432-0332
E-mail: info@clarb.org
Web: www.clarb.org