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5 Steps to Becoming an Architect

5 Steps to Becoming an Architect

Steve Berman | Art Bistro

Step Three: Complete an Internship

Internships are mandatory in the world of architecture. In the U.S., all prospective architects must complete a minimum 3-year internship (5,600 hours) under the supervision of a licensed architect.

While internships are rarely great sources of income, they are excellent ways to gain experience and make connections in the field. The only way to secure a heavily sought after internship, however, is to receive excellent references from professors —- yet another reason to excel academically.

Step 4: Pass The Test →


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