How Is the CMA Exam Graded?

The CMA exam is not just one of the toughest, but also one of the lengthiest financial exam. A commonly asked question by many candidates is: “How is the CMA exam graded?“ It is important for every candidate to know beforehand the pattern of the exam and how to maximize their scores by knowing how grading is done. It also … Read More

(COVID-19) Your CMA Action Plan

Originally posted on This article will be updated regularly. Last updated on September 14th, 2020 You’ve probably had many conversations by now about COVID-19, so I will not go deep into the topic. However, I’d like to focus on its impact as it relates to your plans to become a CMA. Due to the unprecedented spread of this coronavirus, … Read More

What to Do If You Fail the CMA Exam

With a global pass rate of a mere 42%, passing both parts of the two-part Certified Management Accountant exam can feel like a daunting task. In other words, 58% fail the CMA exam each year. With odds in favor of failure, it is important to know what to do if you fail the CMA exam, because giving up should never … Read More

CMA Exam Tips for the Upcoming Testing Window

CMA Exam Tips for the Upcoming Testing Window

The next CMA exam testing window is approaching fast! Are you ready? If not, don’t worry, I have killer CMA exam tips in this blog post. But first… Which CMA Exam Window Is Right for You? It’s so awesome to see how much the CMA designation has grown in prestige over the years. A shout-out to all candidates taking the CMA … Read More

CMA Experience Requirements: Determine Your Eligibility

As you know, to become certified you need to fulfill specific CMA experience requirements and education requirements. In this article, we’ll review the CMA experience requirements only. As a candidate, you are required to have two continuous years of professional experience in management accounting or financial management. Unfortunately, the CMA experience requirements can be quite confusing for many, particularly for … Read More