Distinguish Yourself: Become a Certified Internal Auditor®
The CIA® is the only globally accepted designation for internal auditors. It is the standard by which internal audit professionals demonstrate their knowledge and competence in the areas of governance, risk, and control.
Why Earn Your CIA Certification?
- Distinguish yourself from your peers.
- Improve your credentials with internal staff and external clients.
- Fine tune your knowledge of best practices in the industry.
- Boost your career opportunities.
Is the CIA Right for You?
Earning the CIA designation is an important accomplishment and professional advantage for internal auditors during all stages of their careers including:
- Chief audit executives
- Audit directors
- Audit managers and staff
- Risk management staff
- Business, finance, and accounting students
What Will You Learn?
Part I – Internal Audit Basics
Part II – Internal Audit Practice
Part III –Internal Audit Knowledge Elements
Please note that to earn the CIA designation, candidates must meet predefined criteria. To find out more about earning the CIA designation, determine your eligibility, or register for the exam visit www.theiia.org/certification.
ATTENTION: NEW EXAM TRANSITION
Beginning July 1, 2013 the CIA exam transitioned from a 3-part exam to a 4-part exam.
Specific questions regarding your situation and the transition may be addressed by calling Customer Relations at 1-407-937-1111.
Transition Plan for CIA Candidates Who Have Not Yet Passed All Exam Parts:
|Before the transition,
if you have completed:
|Under the new structure
it will count as:
|Additionally, you will
need to complete for
that requirement or part:
|Part 1||Part 1||Nothing|
|Part 2||Part 2||Nothing|
|Part 3 (without Part 4)||Part 3||One of three options (within
six months of conversion):
Part 4 exam
Recognition (PER) process*
|Part 4 (without Part 3)||Nothing||New Part 3|
|Both Part 3 and Part 4||Part 3||Nothing|
|Experience Form||Experience Form||Nothing|
|Character Reference||Character Reference||Nothing|
|Education Verification||Education Verification||Nothing|