CMA Review Course Topics

CMA Review Course Topics

Both our live and self-study courses follow the Institute of Management Accountants official content specification outline for each part of the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) examination.  Participants in our live and self-study CMA review courses can earn up to 30  NASBA CPE credits per course.

CMA Part 1: Financial Reporting, Planning, Performance, and Control

CMA Part 1 course topics include:

  • External Financial Reporting
  • Strategic Planning
  • Budget Concept and Methodologies
  • The Annual Profit Plans and Supporting Schedules
  • Forecasting Techniques
  • Cost and Variance Measures
  • Responsibility Centers and Reporting Segments
  • Costing Systems
  • Overhead Costs and Operational Efficiency
  • Business Process Performance Improvement
  • Internal Auditing
  • Systems Controls and Security Measures

CMA PART 2: Financial Decision Making

CMA Part 2 course topics include:

  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Profitability Analysis
  • Risk and Return
  • Managing Financial Risk
  • Financial Instruments
  • Cost of Capital
  • Working Capital Management
  • International Finance
  • Cost, Volume and Profit (CVP) Analysis
  • Pricing
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Discounted Cash Flow Analysis
  • Risk Management
  • Professional Ethics – Individual and Business Orientation