The Certified Management Accountant credential delivers tangible value. Professionals with this advanced certification demonstrate command of the critical accounting and financial management skills. The certification translates into significant career opportunities as today’s dynamic business leaders seek these skills. According to the 2011 IMA Annual Survey, CMAs earn nearly $22,000 higher annual compensation than noncertified accounting professionals.
The CMA exam prep course offered at Cleveland State University is unique to your individual needs. This program not only provides you with all of the materials you need as well as meals and parking, but the benefits of instant feedback, expanding your network, learning from and working with other professionals in the accounting field and ensuring your success in a structured classroom setting. We have found that the individuals who have taken our courses find the traditional classroom more beneficial, giving him/her more confidence on test day.
While the primary focus of this course is to prepare individuals for the CMA exam, the course is also an excellent professional development tool for helping individuals advance their career in accounting, finance or business management. Professionals develop a peer network while they engage in group learning.
There are two parts to the CMA® exam:
Please note that candidates for the CMA exam may sit for Parts 1 and 2 in any order.
To become certified, a candidate must pass both parts of the CMA exam, be a member of IMA®, hold a bachelor's degree and have two years of professional work experience in management accounting and/or financial management.
For more information about testing and certification preparation, please visit http://www.imanet.org/certification.asp.
Please note that exams do not need to be taken in order.
Saturdays from 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
November 9, November 16, November 23, December 7 & December 14, 2013
Part 1 will be offered in Spring 2014.
Early bird rate: $1145 (ends October 31, 2013)
Standard rate: $1245
CSU Alumni rate: $1195
Bundled rate(Part 1 and 2): $2150
Course fees include in-class instruction, study materials (textbook, participant guide and online practice test access), breakfast, a boxed lunch and parking. Course materials will be distributed on the first day of class. Please register early to ensure that materials are ordered for you.
CSU's Monte Ahuja College of Business, 1860 E. 18th St., Cleveland, Oh 44115 (map)
Registrants who cancel will receive a refund less a $100 processing fee plus course materials if we receive written notification at least one week prior to the course start date.
Please note: Course fees are separate from IMA examination fees.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Professional Development Center
1860 East 18th Street, Rm. BU 216
Cleveland, OH 44115