2020 CMA Exam Changes

2020 CMA Exam Changes

Preparing for the Updated 2020 CMA Exam

The CMA exam is changing in 2020! These changes will affect almost every domain in both parts of the exam. with us you can pass one or two parts of CMA exam in 2019, we will work with you to create the ideal Scheduler to enable you to be ready for the exam

Why the New Changes?

Changes to the CMA exam are a result of a comprehensive job analysis study conducted by the ICMA. The CMA exam content was adjusted to help professionals remain relevant and current in an ever-evolving field especially considering all the technological advancements being integrated into almost every business like Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and much more.

The updated exam structure aims at equipping accounting and finance professionals with the proper knowledge, skills, and competencies that are necessary for today’s practice. According to the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), CMAs need to be “future-ready” and these changes will help get them there.

What’s New in the CMA Exam?

Effective January 1, 2020, the below changes will be made to the CMA qualification exam.

Key Changes to Expect

Both Part 1 and Part 2 of the CMA exam will undergo changes. Here is a summary of the changes to both parts.

Changes to Part 1

Changes to Part 2

What Is NOT Changing?

Though the CMA exam changes coming in 2020 are significant, they will not impact

  • Exam fees
  • Exam Eligibility
  • Exam Scoring System
  • Exam Testing time
  • Exam registration
  • Number of Exam questions
  • Exam question types
  • Exam Testing windows
  • Exam scoring

Complete both exam parts prior to the 2020 changes, but rest assured that if you don’t, Heshy supports you all the way with access to Free updates and resources until you pass!

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