What is CMA Certification?

CMA is a gold standard globally recognized professional certification for accountants and finance professionals in business awarded by Institute of Management Accountants – USA. Headquartered in the US, IMA has a global network of more than 70,000 members in 130 countries and 200 local chapter communities. CMA credential ensures your expertise in financial planning, analysis, control, decision support and professional ethics.

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Apex Professional Training Institute offers CMA training classes and study material. Study CMA from best institute and ensure your success in first attempt. We offer weekend and weekday classes. Both morning and evening classes are available. Did you already appeared in CMA exams but failed to pass? Special exam practice classes are available for second attempt students. Watch what our students recommend you.

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What Exemptions Are For CMA

IMA has mutual recognition agreement with Institute of Cost Accountants of India (ICAI) whereby 100% exemption is available to CMA certification holders. Under the strategic partnership between IMA – USA and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants – ACCA, bachelor’s degree requirement is waived off for ACCA members around the world, regardless of background. ACCA members who would like to take advantage of obtaining a U.S. credential can earn the CMA after successfully completing the two-part CMA exam and satisfying the two-year experience requirement in a management accounting job role. Upon passing both parts of CMA certification you will be entitled to seven (7) papers exemption in ACCA – UK.

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CMA Course Details – 2017

Part – IPart – II
Course Outline
  • External Financial Reporting Decisions 15%
  • Cost Management 20%
  • Performance Management 20%
  • Planning, Budgeting and Forecasting 30%
  • Internal Controls 15%
  • Professional Ethics 5%
  • Financial Statement Analysis 25%
  • Investment Decisions 20%
  • Corporate Finance 25%
  • Decision Analysis and Risk Management 25%
Exam Format
100 Multiple Choice Questions and two 30 minute Essay Questions100 Multiple Choice Questions and two 30 minute Essay Questions
Length of Exam
3 hours to complete the multiple choice section and one hour to complete the essays.3 hours to complete the multiple choice section and one hour to complete the essays.
Exam Passing Score
The raw score is converted to a uniform scoring system of 0 – 500, and 360 being the passing mark.The raw score is converted to a uniform scoring system of 0 – 500, and 360 being the passing mark.
EligibilityAnyone who has completed a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or pursuing his/her degree is eligible to sit for the CMA Exam. Note: ACCA members are also eligible for pursuing CMA (US).
Exam LocationExams are administered through the worldwide network of Prometric Testing Centers. There are many locations throughout the U.S. UAE (Dubai & Abu Dhabi) and internationally.
Exam DatesCMA exams are offered during following months:

  • January and February
  • May and June
  • September and October

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Which study material do we use?

Apex Professional Training Institute is an Authorized Partner of Gleim Publications. Study Material will comprise of following:

  • Books Part 1 & 2
  • CMA Part 1 Mega Test Bank
  • CMA Part 2 Mega Test Bank
How do I register for exam?

To register for your CMA exam, all you need to do is follow these six simple steps:

  • Join the IMA
  • Pay the entrance fee
  • Register and pay exam fee
  • Registration acknowledgement
  • Schedule your exam
  • Take the exam
CMA exam registratoin deadline?

To ensure your preferred choice of date, time and location, it’s better schedule your appointment at least two weeks in advance of the testing window you plan to sit for. You can read this blog post for CMA Exam Dates.

CMA registration process time?

There is no specific process time. However CMA exam application is fully online system and in most cases it take only few hours to get it done.

CMA exam fee?

Certification and Membership Fee: $475 Exam Fee: $415

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CMA Study Material

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  • Gleim Content – 2017 Edition
  • 4,000+ Multiple Choice Question Test Bank
  • Numerous Essay Type Questions Test Bank
  • Exam Practice and Study Sessions
  • Performance Analysis
  • Purchase Gleim CMA Per Part AED 1,000
  • Purchase Gleim CMA both parts in AED 1,900

Why You Should Choose Apex Professional Training Institute

  • Interactive teaching methodology is used for focused and accurate knowledge
  • Extensive emphasis on exam practice sessions which enable candidates to develop necessary skills required to pass exam in first attempt.
  • Individual home assignments are provided to students for better preparation of real examinations.
  • Class discussions & participation are integral part of lectures so as students comprehend difficult concepts with examples.
  • Regular class test sessions are taken so that students can judge their performance.
  • Full compliance with international learning and development standards and guidelines for preparation and study methodology.

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