Step 1

Enroll in the CMA program

To start the program, you must first join IMA as a member and then enroll as a CMA candidate.

Step 2

Register for the CMA exams

You can sit for CMA Part 1 or Part 2 in any order. Exams are offered at Prometric testing centers.

Step 3

Plan to complete certification requirements

You must verify you meet the education and work experience requirements to earn your certification. You may complete the exams before you have finished these requirements.

› See the CMA Handbook for details

CMA Program Fees

Professional Members

CMA Entrance Fee: $280*

Exam Fee: $460 per part

Student/Academic Members

CMA Entrance Fee: $210*

Exam Fee: $345 per part

*IMA membership is additional and required. CMA entrance fee is nonrefundable. For further details, refer to the CMA Handbook.

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