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Certified Management Accountant (CMA) is a great career move, especially for those who aspire and DREAM to make big in the field of management accounting. But before GIVING WINGS TO YOUR DREAM, it is important that you know the eligibility criteria to purse CMA US.
Besides passing the CMA exams, there are two other important requirements for earning your Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Certification.
1. Educational Credential
Bachelor’s degree from any stream is the minimum qualification required to do CMA . A student who is in the final year of his graduation can also start his journey of being a CMA, however the final CERTIFICATE will be issued after the candidate completes his or her GRADUATION and submit the course completion certificated to IMA .
2. Experience of Working
Two years of FULL TIME work experience or FOUR years of rigorous part time work experience is a must for candidates who dream to attain CERTIFIED MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING CERTIFICATION. Students who do not have work experience while giving the exams of management accounting is given seven years to gain work experience thereafter the FINAL CERTIFICATE is issued after submission of relevant document to IMA.
If you have the minimum criterion mentioned above, here are the steps to be followed to start with your CMA US JOUNERY
1. Registration with IMA
Professionals as well as students can register with IMA by paying a nominal fee. Click to open the CMA Exam enrollment page on the IMA web site to know more
2. Examination Rules
Once a candidate pays the examination fee, 3 years is the span given to clear both the parts of CMA US. If one is unable to pass the exam in the given tenure, he or she will again have to repay the fee which will be valid for 3 years.
3. Join a premiere training institute to sail your way
To crack your CMA exam in your 1st attempt, enroll with institute like HOCK and get the world’s most authentic guide to be certified with international professional accounting courses like CMA, . Click on the link to be trained under the guidance of experts.
4. Time to Schedule the Exam
Once the training program gets complete and you feel that you are ready to take the exam, schedule the exam as per your convenience during the following exam months : January-February, May-June and September-October. Using your authorization number, schedule your exam date and time with Prometric. Please note it is up to the candidate which part he would like to appear. Indian students do not have to go anywhere to appear for the exam,just find a Prometric center near you to appear for the exam
5. Maintain your CMA Certification
Once you have archived your dream, to keep sailing your way smoothly PAY THE CMA ANNUAL FEE and adhere by the rule of ANNUAL CPE requirement .To know about the rules in details Download the CPE Requirements and Rules
For complete information about the CMA exams, including requirements, registration procedures, exam fees, candidate resources and content outlines, download the ICMA’s CMA Handbook (PDF). To get more help to take your journey ahead website our website www.hockindia.com or mail us at [email protected]