CMA – American certification of Certified Management Accountant

The Certified Management Accountant (CMA) is the globally recognized, advanced-level credential for accountants and financial professionals. The skill you gain from attaining the CMA will catapult your career to new heights! CMA is the highest level of certification for management accountants awarded by Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), USA. The programme prepares you to meet the evolving needs of the business and make breakthroughs into the Finance Profession.

ICC & BECKER™ – ‘a global leader and a continental expert’

BECKER is a strategic partner of Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) and a global leader in US professional (applied) education; driving student success for over sixty years with 1 million+ candidates, all top 100 accounting firms rely on BECKER to help their staff prepare for the CMA examinations.

ICC has introduced UK professional accounting & finance education (incl. ACCA and CIMA) to the Benelux, and for over twenty years the institute is recognized by accounting firms and HRM & finance departments as a reliable training partner.

Today we are pleased to introduce the CMA & BECKER partnership to the Benelux market, providing students and companies with the unique CMA product and BECKER’s outstanding quality content and personalised learning experience. All our learning solutions are tailored to the needs of the European students.

What is a CMA in Accounting?  Why & How to Get a CMA

Benefits: Learning with ICC & BECKER™

  • Personalized learning experiences
  • Experienced tutors
  • Flexible delivery
  • Quality content
  • Small groups

Syllabus & Exam: 2 Parts covering 12 Competencies

Part 1: Financial Planning, Performance,
and Analytics

15% External Financial Reporting Decisions
20% Planning, Budgeting, and Forecasting
20% Performance Management
15% Cost Management
15% Internal Controls
15% Technology and Analytics

Part 2: Strategic Financial

20% Financial Statement Analysis
20% Corporate Finance
25% Decision Analysis
10% Risk Management
10% Investment Decisions
15% Professional Ethics

More details about the content and topics of the CMA Program is covered in the Learning Outcome Statements and Handbook.

To sit examinations, you must be a member of the IMA. You can register online via the IMA website.

To schedule your exam, a candidate must register with the ICMA for an exam component at the Prometric test center.

Blended Learning
Part 1 & Part 2
Face-to-Face & Online
BECKER™ digital learning materials (Advantage)
Duration: 17 weeks (per part)
Study hours: 7/9 hours a week
For whom: Fresh students/workers in accounting and finance (A-levels minimum)
Course fee: € 1,500 per part
Course fee: € 2,700 all parts
Part 1 (only)
Face-to-Face & Online
BECKER™ digital learning materials (Advantage)
Duration: 11 weeks (intensive & practical)
Study hours: 8/11 hours a week
For whom: students/workers with an accounting or finance (study/work) background.
Fees: € 1,900
Online Learning
Part 1 & Part 2
Online only
BECKER™ digital learning materials (Advantage or Premium)
Online access: 24 months or unlimited
Study hours: individual
For whom: Fresh students/workers in accounting and finance (A-levels minimum)
Fees: € 750 or € 1,000 per part
Fees: € 1,200 or € 1,600 all parts

BECKER™ Personalized Learning Experience

Register today for your free 14-day trail (demo) at free-trails.

BECKER™ Course Resources

Course ResourcesPremiumAdvantage
Unlimited Access Period (Full Parts)
24-Month Access Period (Single Parts)
Basic Accounting Refresher Course: Accounting Cycle
2 Part Review Course
Printed Textbooks
Digital Textbooks
500+ Flashcards
3,000+ Multiple Choice Questions
70 Essay Questions
Lecture Videos
Simulated Exams
Personalized Review Sessions
Unlimited Practice Tests
Success Coaching
Academic Support
2 Continuing Professional Education Courses