The CGMA designation is the new global designation for CPAs working in business and government. Powered by the resources and expertise of AICPA and CIMA, two of the world’s leading accounting organizations, the CGMA designation gives you research, tools and a global network.

    Regular voting members of the AICPA who qualify can become a CGMA designation holder. Sign-in and get started at or complete the PDF application.

    If you are a CPA or eligible for CPA licensure, become a CGMA designation holder by joining the AICPA as a regular voting member and meeting the experience requirements.

    Find out about CGMA benefits for CIMA members, or check your options if you not are sure where to join, at


    CGMA Magazine CGMA Magazine

    Delivers the depth and insight to stay ahead. It’s your online source for management accounting new, in-depth analysis of key business issues and best practices for management accountants.

    Stay connected to the pulse of the profession, become a knowledge leader and join the conversation. Get all your CGMA benefits through one site.
    Harvard ManageMentor Harvard ManageMentor

    Provided by the AICPA and CIMA exclusively to CGMA designation holders, this valuable online learning and performance support resource serves up critical management skills on demand and is suitable for management accountants at all levels.

    The CGMA Newsletter. Update – Get informed with a quick-read weekly roundup of the most compelling news and articles from the magazine and website. It’s delivered to your inbox, so you have easy one-click access to the content you want to read.

    Challenge Your Thinking 

    Tools and Resources - Drive best business practices with scenario-planning tools, checklists, decision trees, an ERM maturity assessment tool and real world case studies.

    Reports - Discover leading edge research, tools and techniques, as well as strategic insights from award-winning experts on key issues facing businesses in the global economy.

    Global Economic Surveys - Gain insight into the views of CGMA financial executives on their outlook for the economy, their individual organizations, growth and expansion expectations and current economic challenges.

    Products - Grow with professional development products tailored to management accounting. Online courses, webinars, digital publications and conferences are available at special pricing for CGMA holders.


    The Power of the CGMA Designation
    Learn about the new CGMA designation and how it will transform the market.

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    AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference

    Jun 15, 2015 - Jun 17, 2015 - National Harbor, MD - A comprehensive forum that deals with the challenges facing nonprofit practitioners and financial executives today. You’ll find out the latest information on the impact of tax, management, auditing and accounting issues pertaining to NPOs.

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