2020 CMA Exam Changes & Course Updates


2020 CMA Exam Changes & Course Updates

2020 CMA Exam Changes & Course Updates

At Wiley CMAexcel, we don’t want you to simply pass the CMA Exam. We want you to be the best Certified Management Accountant you can be and advance your career. That’s why we constantly monitor changes to the CMA curriculum and ensuring our courses and study materials are designed to fully prepare you to not only pass the exam but succeed on the job.

The CMA Exam is Changing in 2020

Results of ICMA’s most recent job analysis study showed content areas that needed to be adjusted to ensure the CMA exam continues to test expertise in the areas most demanded by employers and management accounting professionals.

Effective January 1, 2020:

Changes to Part 1:

Technology is transforming the profession, and we want our CMAs to be prepared. Part 1 of the CMA exam will include a new section on Technology and Analytics.

New Title: Financial Planning, Performance, and Analytics
New Content: Technology and Analytics, Integrated Reporting
Deleted Content: Internal Auditing

Changes to Part 2:

Being able to apply an ethical and strategic framework to decision making in a complex, digital world is a skill every accounting and finance professional needs. Part 2 of the exam will expand the Professional Ethics and Decision Analysis sections.

New Title: Strategic Financial Management
New Content: Business Ethics, Sustainability and Social Responsibility
Deleted Content: Off-Balance-Sheet Financing, Bankruptcy, Tax Implications of Transfer Pricing

For more information, you can review the full 2020 CMA Exam Content Specifications and the 2020 ICMA Learning Outcome Statements.

What’s new in the Wiley CMAexcel 2020 Platinum Review Course

Features Wiley CMAexcel Platinum 2019 Wiley CMAexcel Platinum 2020
Bite-Sized Lessons 139 154
Pages of Study Text 680+ 800+
MCQs 5,000+ 5,600+
Hours of Video Lectures 55+ 65+
Essays 100 120
Digital Flashcards 720+ 750+

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Wiley CMAexcel Course Updates Are Live!

January 1, 2020, may seem far away right now, but already we’ve already launched new lessons, practice questions, and other study materials to help you prepare for these new and expanded exam sections.

Please keep an eye on our Product Availability Schedule for updates on timing of these product releases.

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No matter what, our Platinum CMA Review Course always covers 100% of the current ICMA Learning Outcome Statements, so you know you’re studying with the best, most accurate materials.