Compared to traditional accounting route for career minded students i.e. CA/CPA/ACCA... another exploding avenue is gaining popularity i.e. Management Accounting Professionals i.e. CMA/CIMA. Due to complexity of business decision making process i.e. Value Creators as opposed to Value Assessors are in a big demand now a days around the globe.
For those who want to earn these invaluable letters after their name, there are many local and global management accounting professional bodies but the one stand out from the rest i.e. CMA of USA awarded by ICMA Board belonging to Institute of Management Accountants, NJ, USA. This is the only one Management Accounting Examination (2 parts, 11 modules) which is fully computerised which has both objective and essay type questions.
Folks, make a great career choice from the start and earn prestigious CMA global title at the earliest. ROI on this title over your career span is splendid i.e. around 50% more than non-certified/experienced category of accountants.