CMA US

Certified Management Accountant (CMA, US) is a professional certification credential in the management accounting and financial management fields. The certification signifies that the person possesses knowledge in the areas of financial planning, analysis, control, decision support, and professional ethics.

DURATION

2 Years

Mode of Study

Online

interactive sessions

100 Hours

Online Learning Partner

Becker Professional Education logo

Fees

£300

Benefits of CMA

  • Career Growth:One of the biggest benefits of having a CMA USA is career growth and development. Several mid and senior level individuals who wish to acquire expertise in the world of finance, management, accounting and business take up CMA certification. 
  • Global Opportunities: CMA USA is a global professional certification that is recognised by nations like China, India, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Canada, and the Middle East. It provides an opportunity to settle and work in a foreign country while also learning about global business practices and principles.
  • Increased Financial Success:CMA is a potential business opportunity that can lead to huge financial gains. In the United States, 58% of candidates with a CMA certificate perceive a boost in their salaries and perks, while globally, 37% of candidates between the ages of 20 and 29 profit from CMA.
  • Short Duration Course:Another perk of CMA is that it can be completed in as little as 12 to 18 months. The CMA exam is held three times a year, allowing students plenty of chances to complete their course on time: in January and February, May and June, and September and October.
  • Versatile Certification:CMA is a flexible degree that accepts candidates from a wide range of specialisations. CMA is open to candidates with a minimum of two years of work experience and a bachelor’s degree in engineering, business administration, economics, accounting, or finance.

CMA Pathway

Get exam day ready with CMA Exam Review single part courses. Our single part CMA courses allow you to focus on one specific section of the CMA Exam at a time. By narrowing your focus to one exam section, you’ll be able to maximise your limited study time and go in depth on the material. If you’re unsure of which CMA Exam part for which you’re most prepared, review the IMA’s Content Specification Outline to determine which key topics you’re most familiar with.

Investing in a single part CMA online course can give you the confidence that you’ll need on exam day.

Part 1 of the exam largely focuses on aspects of financial planning. CMA topics in Part 1 include:

  • External Financial Reporting Decisions (15%)
  • Planning, Budgeting & Finance (20%)
  • Performance Management (20%)
  • Cost Management (15%)
  • Internal Controls (15%)
  • Technology & Analytics (15%)
Part 1 Exam Review

With CMA Exam Review, you have access to study anywhere, anytime from any internet connected computer or download materials and work offline with your mobile device. You’ll get access to a comprehensive review course for Part 1 of the CMA exam that includes: digital textbooks, multiple choice questions, essays, lecture videos, flashcards and so much more.

  • 1-part review course
  • Approved Learning Materials from Becker
  • Digital textbook
  • Flashcards
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Essay questions
  • Lecture videos
  • Constantly updated content providing 100% coverage of the ICMA Learning Outcomes Statements
  • SkillMaster videos*
  • Adapt2U Technology powered by Sana Labs
  • Simulated exams that replicate the CMA experience
  • Personalised review sessions
  • Unlimited practice tests
  • Success coaching
  • Academic support
  • Online FAQ database

Part 2 of the exam mostly covers strategic financial management. CMA Exam Part 2 topics include:

  • Financial Statement Analysis (20%)
  • Corporate Finance (20%)
  • Decision Analysis (25%)
  • Risk Management (10%)
  • Investment Decisions (10%)
  • Professional Ethics (15%)
Part 2 Exam Review

With CMA Exam Review, you have access to study anywhere, anytime from any internet connected computer or download materials and work offline with your mobile device. You’ll get access to a comprehensive review course for Part 2 of the CMA exam that includes: digital textbooks, multiple choice questions, essays, lecture videos, flashcards and so much more.

  • 1-part review course
  • Digital textbook
  • Flashcards
  • Multiple choice questions
  • Essay questions
  • Lecture videos
  • Constantly updated content providing 100% coverage of the ICMA Learning Outcomes Statements
  • SkillMaster videos*
  • Adapt2U Technology powered by Sana Labs
  • Simulated exams that replicate the CMA experience
  • Personalised review sessions
  • Unlimited practice tests
  • Success coaching
  • Academic support
  • Online FAQ database

Job Prospects

    • Senior Analyst
    • Finance Manager 
    • Budget Analyst
    • Treasurer 
    • Finance Controller 
    • Internal Auditor
    • Financial Analyst
    • Cost Accountant
    • Management Trainee

Entry Requirements to CMA

CMA offers multiple entry points to its qualification.

  • Entry to Certificate Level
    +2 students or graduate students with non-commerce backgrounds can enter the CMA path at the Certificate Level with no exemption.
  • Entry to Operational Level
    Graduates from commerce backgrounds can gain direct entry into the Operational Level with 4 paper exemptions and give an examination for 12 papers to qualify for the qualification.
  • Entry to Management Level
    Postgraduates from commerce backgrounds can gain direct entry to the Management Level with 11 paper exemptions and only 5 papers to qualify for the CMA Qualification.
  • Entry to Strategic Level Case Study
    Applicants who already hold a CMA or CA designation can directly enter into the Strategic Level Case Study with 15 paper examinations with only 1 case study to qualify.
  • CGMA Designation
    To be eligible for the CGMA designation, you must demonstrate a minimum of 36 months of work-based experience in each of the four knowledge areas outlined by the CGMA Competency Framework: Technical Skills, Business Skills, People Skills, and Leadership Skills.

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Accessibility

Implementing a learner oriented learning methodology through a state of the art digital learning platform, ISDC Learning makes CMA more accessible to anyone, anywhere, anytime.

Methodology

ISDC Learning’s teaching technique incorporates video lessons, practise questions, energizers, test simulation, webinars, and a unique individualised study plan to enhance the student experience of attaining a CMA Qualification.

Approved Materials

We provide the students with CMA approved study text & exam that corroborates with the advancing nature of the industry.

Exceptional Faculties

Our expert panel of teaching faculties consists of dynamic Academicians, Management Professionals and Industry Experts who are dedicated to transforming students into global professionals.

E-Learning Technology

ISDC Learning offers Pre-Recorded Audio Video Lectures, Interactive Discussion Brainstorming Forums, Interactive Live Online Audio Video session from Industry Experts, Eyes on Learning with High Quality Multimedia Content and more through our state of the art digital learning platform: ISDC Pro. The curriculum is tailor designed to increase and ensure students’ progression by providing them with exam effective, flexible, and cost effective learning solutions.

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