Law Passed: 1956 • Joined NCARB: 1956 • Region 3—Southern (1965)
The Components of Licensure
1956: Candidates can substitute additional experience in lieu of a degree from a NAAB-accredited program.
1956: Applicants with a degree from a NAAB-accredited program must complete four years of experience; other applicants must complete 12 years.
1974: Applicants with a degree from a NAAB-accredited program must complete three years of experience.
1970: The board begins administering NCARB’s national exams.
The Panama Canal Zone left NCARB in 1979 when the United States returned the territory to Panama.
Colonel Hugh M. Arnold (Balboa Heights)
First Board Members
Gerald A. Doyle Jr. (Balboa Heights)
A. A. Mittag (Ancon)
L. B. Sartain (Balboa Heights)
D. A. Yerkes (Balboa Heights)