Learn how to become a certified Architect Master.
You should have:
Additionally, you should have the ability to perform the following tasks:
Your certification is valid for two years from when you pass. We recommend taking the newer version when possible, because it covers newer product capabilities.
Readiness self assessment
Complete the online readiness questionnaire to see if your current experience matches the recommended minimum candidate qualification.
Exam objectives and scope
Section 1: Discovery (18%)
Section 2: Solution design (44%)
Section 3: Implementation (22%)
Section 4: Maintenance (16%)
Given a scenario, diagnose and resolve issues encountered in production environment
Apply procedural concepts to plan for use of new features and upgrades
Given a scenario, optimize solution for non-functional requirements
You are not required to complete training before taking the exam, and training alone will not provide you with the knowledge and skills required to pass the exam. A combination of training and successful, on-the-job experience are critical to providing you with the repository needed to pass the exam.
Here are some suggested resources to help you prepare:
The sample questions allow you to see the type and format of items that you will encounter in the actual exam. There is no sign-on needed. The results of the sample questions are not stored, and do not predict your actual test results.
Section 1: Discovery
Section 2: Solution design
Section 3: Implementation
Section 4: Asset types
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Now that you have successfully logged in, the following links will be directly accessible.
Take the certification exam
Adobe uses two vendors to administer proctored exams, PSI and Examity.
To schedule, reschedule, or cancel your exam, simply click on the vendor of choice, and follow the instructions provided on screen. It’s that simple!
Your profile name in the Adobe Credential Management System must exactly match your Government ID. Failure to have identical information or any mismatch will result in the proctor terminating the exam and will require you to reschedule your appointment in addition to paying an additional exam fee.
Cancellations and rescheduling are possible if initiated prior to 48 hours before the scheduled exam appointment. Candidates must modify this appointment themselves.
You can pay for your certification exam by voucher or credit card. To purchase an exam voucher go to: Adobe Certification Voucher Center.
You can apply the voucher code when you schedule your exam. If you have a discount, it will apply at checkout.
View the certification FAQ.
Additional questions? Contact us.