Kaplan, Inc., one of the world’s largest education providers, has partnered with the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) to offer the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) program to Kaplan’s current and future enterprise customers.
Kaplan will offer its global clients the CGMA Finance Leadership Program and preparation courses for the CGMA exam, further expanding the largest portfolio of exam review products in the finance and accounting sector.
The CGMA designation is the premier management accounting credential, distinguishing accounting professionals who have “advanced proficiency” in finance, operations, strategy, and management.
The designation is supported by global research to ensure that those who earn the credential “maintain the highest relevance with employers and continue to develop competencies most in demand”.
More than 150,000 accounting and finance professionals hold the CGMA, making it the most widely held management accounting designation in the world.
With more than 431,000 members and a history of serving the public interest since 1887, the AICPA represents many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education, and consulting.
For more than 80 years, Kaplan has delivered licensing and designation exam prep, professional development, and continuing education for millions of professionals in a wide range of industries, including financial services, insurance, securities licensing, architecture, engineering, and contracting.
It provides individuals, universities, and businesses a range of educational services, including higher and professional education, test preparation, language training, corporate and leadership training, and student recruitment, online enablement, and other university support services.