The Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designation is your key to unlimited career opportunities. With unlimited advancement and earning potential, the CMA designation offers you limitless growth potential in your career. CMAs hold leadership positions, earn a highly competitive salary and have increasingly diverse careers, while working in the global marketplace. CMAs hold a range of positions, including senior financial executive roles such as Presidents, CEOs, CFOs, Directors, Controllers, Accountants and Partners.
The CMA Designation Opens Up Limitless
and Exciting Career Possibilities
CMAs see the big picture to analyze financial and non-financial information, to develop total business solutions and to maximize organizational value. The CMA designation opens up a broad range of career opportunities and exciting workplace challenges.
As a CMA, you have diverse career options available to you, letting you develop your career as you choose. With positions across all business areas, CMAs work across a wide array of business functions, including accounting and finance, sales and marketing, operations, strategic planning and analysis, information technology and human resources.
A CMA’s strategic management and accounting skills are transferable to a wide range of industries. As a CMA, you can work in the industry of your choice. CMAs work in virtually every industry sector, including emerging innovative industries such as green technologies.
Unlimited International Opportunities
A CMA is your passport to careers around the world. The CMA’s professional competence is recognized and respected around the globe, opening up a world of opportunities to you. Many CMAs work at multi-national corporations with offices around the world, and are expanding their businesses, and career opportunities, into new international emerging markets.
Continuous Career Support
Earning the CMA designation is the start of one’s career journey. CMA Ontario offers post-designation specializations you may pursue to deepen your competencies and expand your career possibilities.
In addition to these specializations, CMA Ontario’s Professional Development Institute offers a host of services and programs to support one’s career goals throughout their career. From new CMAs to seasoned business professionals, PDI offers networking, continuing education, career services and research to advance one’s career and professional competencies.
Unlimited Earning Potential
Along with these impressive advancement possibilities, the CMA designation offers you the opportunity to earn a highly competitive income. In a recent survey of CMAs, four out of five CMAs earn over $70,000 and almost two out of three CMAs earn over $90,000. A CMA’s average cash earnings were $119,400 and top cash earnings were $2.4 million.
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