Certified Management Accountant (CMA)

This globally recognized certificate supports management accounting and finance professionals who drive business performance inside organizations. The Certified Management Accountant (CMA) program is an advanced-level curriculum requiring candidates to demonstrate knowledge of accounting, finance, and related fields.

  • Code 


    Total Hours 

    CMA 100

    CMA Part I


    CMA 201

    CMA Part II


    The CMA program is composed of two parts: 

    Part I: Financial Planning, Performance, and Analytics

    • External financial reporting decisions 
    • Planning, budgeting, and forecasting 
    • Performance management
    • Cost management
    • Internal controls
    • Technology and analytics 

    Part II: Strategic Financial Management 

    • Financial statement analysis 
    • Corporate finance 
    • Decision analysis and risk management
    • Investment decisions
    • Professional ethics


    The CMA exam is designed to develop and measure critical thinking and decision-making skills. All examinations are offered by Prometric, a worldwide network of testing centers. The exam is offered according to the following schedule:

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

    The scores will be mailed approximately six weeks after the end of the month the applicant took the test.

    All exams are computer-based with multiple-choice and essay questions.

    Financial Planning, Performance, and Control
    Four hours – 100 questions and two essay questions.

    Financial Decision Making
    Four hours – 100 questions and two essay questions.

  • Certified management accountants will:

    • Possess advanced financial and strategic management competencies
    • Lead, manage and make decisions in management accounting and financial management
    • Be trusted partners to executives in all areas of an organization
    • Evaluate performance and make decisions about the strategic direction of the organization
    • Understand the business formula for delivering value to the customer
    • Earn approximately 22 percent more than a non-certified profession
    1. IMA Registration: Up to 50% discounts for IMA enrollment, membership, and exams
    2. Material: Gleim book and test bank with access code
    3. A step-by-step coaching approach
    4. Highly qualified and experienced instructors and professionals
    5. Higher chances of passing the CMA exam through intensive practice
    6. Receiving a certificate: Earn a certificate from AUC after fulfilling the attendance requirements
    7. Free second enrollment: for unsuccessful candidates upon the fulfillment of accepted criteria
    1. Obtaining the score for ENGG A2C on the SEPT for Arabic sections only
    2. Copy of graduation certificate
    3. Copy of national ID card
  • CMA Program

    • Part I: EGP 21,300
    • Part II: EGP 19,850

    Fees include books (Access Code)


    1. Early Registration Discount: 15%

    2. Standard Discount:

    • AUC and SCE returning students: 10% discount
    • Group (three or more): 5% discount

    3. Late Registration: there is no discount during the late registration

    4. Up to 50% discounts for IMA enrollment, membership, and exams

Course Info

International Certificate
CMA part I "5 - 6 Months" / CMA part II "4 - 5 Months"
International Certificates
AUC Tahrir Square
AUC New Cairo
In class/Online
CMA Part (I): 138 hours / CMA Part (II): 102 hours
On Demand

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