cma
Founded in Buffalo, N.Y. in 1919, IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) is the worldwide association of accountants and financial professionals in the business. They are one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession. Besides, they are committed to empowering their 125,000+ members—and those throughout the rest of the profession—to strengthen on-the-job skills, better manage companies, and accelerate careers. IMA is committed to promote knowledge and professionalism among cost accountants and foster a wider understanding of the role of cost accounting in management. In this regard, IMA’s mission is to provide a forum for research, practice development, education, knowledge sharing, and the advocacy of the highest ethical and best business practices in management accounting and finance.

Course Contents

FINANCIAL PLANNING, PERFORMANCE, AND ANALYTICS

  • External Financial Reporting Decisions (15%)
  • Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting (20%)
  • Performance Management (20%)
  • Cost Management (15%)
  • Internal Controls (15%)
  • Technology and Analytics (15%)

STRATEGIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT​

  • Financial Statement Analysis (20%)
  • Corporate Finance (20%)
  • Decision Analysis (25%)
  • Risk Management (10%)
  • Investment Decisions (10%)
  • Professional Ethics (15%)

Overview

CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) qualification is provided by IMA, US (Institute of Management Accountants), one of the professional accounting bodies of US.

The role of a CMA is important assets in all types of organizations. They Analyze operating results, review performance, audit operations, and resolve issues that enhance the strategic objectives of the organization.

Why need the certification?

1
Earn More

CMAs earn 63% more in median total compensation compared to non-CMAs (according to IMA’s 2020 Salary Survey)

2
Fortune 500 employ CMAs

Fortune 500 employ CMAs due to their ability to strategize, plan and execute

3
Boost your career

Earning a CMA immediately shows CFOs that you are prepared for advanced strategic roles

4
Prep for the future

CMA certification will prepare you to evolve with any new technological advancements, so you can help lead companies into a new world.

5
Open doors

Build useful professional connections with over 12K accounting and finance pros around the world

2022/2023 EXAM TESTING WINDOWS

CMA Testing Window First Exam Date Last Exam Date Last Date to Register
May/June 2022
May 1, 2022
June 30, 2022
June 15, 2022
September/October 2022
Sept. 1, 2022
Oct. 31, 2022
Oct. 15, 2022
January/Februrary 2023
Jan 1, 2023
Feb 28, 2023
Feb 15, 2023

REQUIREMENTS TO GET CERTIFICATION

1
Hold an active IMA membership
2
Complete and pass Parts 1 and 2 of the CMA Exam.
3
Abide by IMA's Statement of Ethical Professional Practice.
4
Old a bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university or a related professional certification. (For details, please refer to the Education Qualification Section of the CMA Handbook.)
5
Have two continuous years of professional experience in management accounting or financial management. (Please refer to the Experience Qualification section of the CMA Handbook.)
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