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CMA USA

Certified Management accountant (CMA) is a highly respected credential awarded by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) which is a US based worldwide association for accounting and financial professionals working in business. The CMA designation provides an objective measure of an individual’s knowledge and competence in the field of management, accounting and financial management. More than 70,000 CMAs have been certified in over 140 countries. CMAs have extensive career opportunities with MNCs in India as well as worldwide.

CMA USA SYLLABUS & EXAM DETAILS

The CMA USA Certification comprises of a single level of examination which is divided into two parts. Candidates can attempt any part in any order as per their convenience. CMA USA syllabus covers the topics as explained in table below:


PART 1 : Financial Planning, Perfomance, and Analytics
  • 15% External Financial Reporting Decisions
  • 20% Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting
  • 20% Performance Management
  • 15% Cost Management
  • 15% Internal Controls
  • 15% Technology and Analytics
PART 2 : Strategic Financial Management
  • 20% Financial Statement Analysis
  • 20% Corporate Finance
  • 25% Decision Analysis
  • 10% Risk Management
  • 10% Investment Decisions
  • 15% Professional Ethics
EXAM PATTERN
  • Separate exams for Part 1 and Part 2.
  • Computerised exam and administered at Prometric testing facilities across India.
  • Each exam part is 4 hours in length.
  • 100 multiple choice questions, followed by two 30-minute essay scenarios.
  • Exams are conducted in the month of January/February, May/June, and September/October in a year.
JOB PROSPECTUS
  • Cost accounting
  • Accounting
  • Financial Management.
  • Financial Analyst
  • Auditing/Internal Auditing
  • Taxation
  • Chief Financial Officer(CFO)
  • Chief Investment Officer.

As IMA states, “CMAs can explain the ‘why’ behind numbers, not just the ‘what", and knowing the “why” becomes a crucial skill in order to grow to a management level. CMA USA certification has a greater credibility, and a higher earning potential making it easy for aspirants to global recognition. CMA USA qualified candidates can attain high profile CMA USA jobs in Kerala and at big cities in India.