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 The IIA Teams Up With Qualified Accounting Bodies to Offer Special CIA Challenge Exam

July 6 2020, Ottawa, ON - For a limited time, The IIA is offering a one-part challenge exam to Certified Public Accountants (CPA) working in the field of internal audit to become a Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA®). This is a rare opportunity for CPAs to join an elite group of more than 165,000 CIAs worldwide who have earned this highly respected global certification to enhance their professional growth and upward mobility. For CPAs, adding the CIA credential provides additional credibility, proficiency, and extends their ability to perform any internal audit function, anywhere in the world. The CIA designation proves they are:

  • A credible and trusted internal auditor;
  • A stronger, more competent professional who is knowledgeable in organizational governance; and
  • Equipped for career-advancing opportunities

The CIA Challenge Exam, has been developed to bridge the gap between the CPA and CIA credentials, with an emphasis on the International Professional Practices Framework® (IPPF®). For more information about the CIA Challenge Exam and how to apply, please visit the qualified accounting body CIA Challenge Exam page. For more information and pricing, please visit The IIA website.

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