Certified Management Accountant
CMA Learning System
Join a leading group of professionals who have advanced beyond the practical accounting skill set by earning IMA’s prestigious global certification, the CMAŽ. The CMA Learning System offered at USI is your complete solution to prepare for the NEW Two Part Certified Management Accountant (CMAŽ) Exam. The CMA Certification Exam has changed from a 4 part exam to 2 exam parts. The organization of the new two-part exam more closely aligns with the knowledge, skills and abilities that an accountant or financial professional in business uses on the job today – financial planning, analysis, control, and decision support. These skills are critical to the success of finance teams. The CMA exam updates will allow an employer to more readily understand the applicability of the CMA to a corporate career path and allow the candidate to more efficiently demonstrate the skills evidenced by the CMA. The goal of the new CMA program is to ensure that the CMA remains the most appropriate designation in the world for accountants and financial professionals working in business. IMA’s CMA Learning System course combines live classroom instruction with textbooks and online, interactive testing components to deliver a comprehensive and customized learning experience in management accounting and finance. These two convenient courses involve 66 hours of classroom instruction and mirror the two CMA Exam parts. Candidates receive the CMA designation after successfully completing two computer-based exams administered by the IMA.
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CMA LEARNING SYSTEM PART TWO
The CMA Learning System Part Two course prepares accountants for the new CMA exam part two including the following topics: financial statement analysis, corporate finance, decision analysis and risk management, investment decisions, and professional ethics. The CMA Learning System includes a manual, study book, access to a test prep website, and a certificate of completion from USI.
Instructor: Kay Hagerdon, CMA, MBA, cost manager, Kimball International
Dates & Time: 12 Thursdays, September 9 - December 2, 6–9 p.m. (No class October 21)
Location: Innovation Pointe, 318 Main Street, downtown Evansville
Registration Fee: $1,395
Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) certifies bachelor-degreed accountants who have worked at least two years in any size of publicly-traded or privately-held organization, not-for-profits, academia, and government. Accountants who seek the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) must pass two exams. Exam fees are not included in the cost of the CMA Learning Systems. Visit www.ima.org for more information about certification. Note: The two exams can be taken in any order.