A. As provided under A.R.S. § 32-2072(C), an individual who has completed the education requirements specified in A.R.S. § 32-2071(A) but has not completed the supervised professional experience requirements specified in A.R.S. § 32-2071(D) may apply to the Board for approval to take the national examination.
B. To apply for approval under subsection (A), an individual shall submit to the Board the application form and applicable documents required under R4-26-203(A) through (C).
C. When the Board approves an individual who makes application under subsections (A) and (B), the Board shall administratively close the applicant’s application packet.
D. An individual who is granted approval under subsection (C) to take the national examination may apply for an initial license under R4-26-203 after completing the supervised professional experience requirements specified in A.R.S. § 32-2071(D) as follows:
1. Within 36 months after the application was administratively closed under subsection (C), request that the Board re-open the application packet; and
2. Submit the portions of the application packet required under R4-26-203 that were not submitted under subsection (B).