Career Guide

Accounting and finance professionals seek certification as one of the best ways to increase career opportunities and boost earning potential.

What is it?

Certified Public Accountant is the platinum designation in accounting.

Certified Management Accountant is the leading certification for accounting and financial management professionals

Enrolled Agent is the highest credential in the tax preparer industry.

Certified Internal Auditor is the only globally recognized internal auditor certification.

The preferred certification for information systems auditing, control and security professionals

The introductory-level exam to enter the financial services industry for a FINRA-registered firm.

Why should I earn it?

CPA

CPA license shows your employer that you can understand and apply a broad scope of accounting topics.

CMA

The CMA credential is internationally recognized and lets employers know that you’re ready for a financial leadership position.

EA

The EA credential gives you the authority to represent clients in front of the IRS, across any state in the USA.

CIA

Becoming a CIA shows employers that you are a credible and trusted internal audit expert.

CISA

Earning the CISA credential confirms your knowledge and experience in the IS audit profession.

SIE

To work with securities, you must pass the SIE Exam along with another qualification exam related to your line of work.

Career Opportunities

CPA

Partner at an accounting firm

CFO

CEO

CMA

Financial manager across any industry

Director of finance

CFO

EA

Tax expert

Tax adviser

Tax manager

CIA

Audit specialist

Operational risk consultant

Compliance oversight specialist

CISA

Information technology auditor

Information security analyst

CISO

SIE

Financial adviser

Investment banker

Financial analyst

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