CIMA Exam Dates and Schedule

The CIMA Certification Exam is offered year-round at Pearson VUE testing centers. A 30 day wait period between attempts, and retake fees apply.

Exam Registration Process:

  • First time testers must create a Pearson VUE web account to schedule
  • The fee for an initial exam attempt is included with the CIMA® program application fee.
  • Retake fees are US$225 for Institute members and US$325 for nonmembers.
  • Exam attempts are unlimited; only one attempt per exam window is permitted, and retake fees apply.

Contact Information:

For questions about the CIMA Certification process or eligibility criteria, please contact the Institute Certification Department at +1-303-770-3377, option 2 or at

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