Pathway to the CITP Credential
Step 2: Pass the Exam
The Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP®) Exam Content Specification Outline (CSO) includes details of subject areas covered on the exam. Local testing centers and semi-annual exam windows make taking the exam convenient. IMTA Section discounts also apply.
Step 3: Gain Experience
While learning and passing the exam, you should be accumulating the needed 1,000 hours of business experience in information management and technology assurance in addition to 75 hours of information management and technology assurance continuing professional education (CPE) within the 5-year period preceding the date of the CITP application.
Step 4: Get Credentialed
You now can apply for the CITP credential using the online application. You will attest that you hold an active CPA license, passed the exam and, within the last five years, have satisfied the minimum 1,000-hour business experience and 75-hour education requirement.