Course Overview CMA USA (Certified Management Accountant) is the highest level of professional certification in Management Accounting and Financial Management fields. The CMA certification is awarded by the globally recognized U.S based Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). The certification helps expand career opportunities and strengthens a candidate’s ability to move across business areas. The CMA is an advanced level certification course and signifies that the person is qualified in the areas of financial planning, analysis, control, decision making and professional ethics. A certified CMA professional ensures sound and efficient financial performance of an organization and facilitates achieving the company’s business goals. CMA certified professionals work at organizations of all sizes, industries, and types, including manufacturing and services, public and private enterprises, not-for-profit organizations, academic institutions, government entities and multinational corporations. Certified CMA professionals are typically hired in positions that require critical accounting and financial management skills. As an integral part of an organization’s management team, professionals holding a CMA certification can practice anywhere internationally. A US CMA certification is recognized in countries across the globe, from the United States of America to Europe, Middle-east, China, India and more. Professionals with a US CMA certification also have significantly higher average earnings per year than non-certified peers.