The U.S. CMA (Certified Management Accountant) certification is issued by
the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). IMA is the largest and most respected
professional association of management accounting in the United States,
founded in 1919 with more than 140,000 members in 150 countries.

Exam format

Examination Part



Part 1: Financial Planning, Performance, and Analytics

4 hours

100 multiple-choice questions
and two 30-minute essays

Part 2: Strategic Financial Management

4 hours

100 multiple-choice questions
and two 30-minute essays

You must answer at least 50% of the multiple-choice questions correctly to be eligible to take the essay section. All scores of each part range from 0 to 500, with the passing score set at 360.

Requirements for U.S. CMA Certification

  • Complete both CMA examination parts

  • Have bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university

  • 2 years of relevant work experience


  • After registration, you cannot change the Testing Window.

  • You can cancel your appointment and reschedule it to another date within the same Testing Window if you cancel 72 hours prior to your scheduled appointment (a rescheduling fee will be charged according to Prometric policy).

  • The Day of the Exam:

    1. Arrive at the Prometric Testing Center 30 minutes before the time of your appointment. If you are more than 15 minutes late for your scheduled appointment, you will lose your scheduled sitting and be required to re-register at full cost.

    2. Bring either a valid government-issued passport or two original forms of valid ID, one form of government-issued ID card with a photograph and another acceptable valid form of ID with a signature (e.g. credit card).


CMA Training Program : 28/09/2024
Schedule: Saturday
January / February 2023

First exam date: 01/01/2023

Last exam date: 28/02/2023

Last day to register for an exam: 15/02/2023

May / June 2023

First exam date: 01/05/2023

Last exam date: 30/06/2023

Last day to register for an exam: 15/06/2023

September / October 2023

First exam date: 01/09/2023

Last exam date: 31/10/2023

Last day to register for an exam: 15/10/2023

For more information about the special discount policy for payments of 2 - 4 weeks in advance or for group of 2 people,
please contact us via email or call us at (028) 3837.0208 (Consulting and Training Department) for assistance.