CIA Exam Fees & Program Costs

CIA Exam Fees & Program Costs

CIA exam fees detailed here are applicable in the United States, Canada, and many other countries. Fees may be different in countries where the CIA exam is administered through agreements with local IIA Institutes (see country listing below).

These figures do not include additional costs inquired from repeating one or more parts of the CIA exam. Prices are in U.S. dollars. All fees are non-refundable.

IIA Member Non-IIA Member Student/Professor
Membership Fees* $255 $0 $40
Application Fees $115 $230 $65
CIA Exam Fees
Part 1 $280 $395 $230
Part 2 $230 $345 $180
Part 3 $230 $345 $180
TOTAL $1,110 $1,315 $695

*Annual fee. In most cases, you do not have to be an IIA member to take the CIA exam or become a CIA. However, this is not the case in some countries (see listing below).

Other Exam Fees

Exam Part Registration Extension Fee
60 days                  $100

Exam Reschedule/Cancel Fee           

One-time, 12-month Certification Program Eligibility Extension    

CPE Reporting Fee
$170 (non-IIA members only)

Source for all fees: Institute of Internal Auditors

Do You Reside In One Of These Locations?

If you reside in one of the below countries, please refer to your local IIA Institute website or contact your local representative for information about your local certification process: