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 NIU Part 3 CIA Class

Exam Preparation
2/1/2014 12:00 AM
4/15/2014 12:00 AM
Online | Illinois

 NIU CIA Review Course - Part 3

 2/1/2014 12:00 AM
 4/15/2014 12:00 AM

The NEW 3 Part Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA) Exam Review Program

Refine your skills in finance and accounting practices while preparing to earn Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA)credentials. Each review series is designed to prepare you to take – and pass – your exam while providing current industry standards and best practices, opportunities for peer networking and interaction with regional experts.
The CIA designation is the only globally accepted certification for internal auditors and remains the standard by which individuals demonstrate their competency and professionalism. Candidates complete the program enriched with educational experience, information, and business tools that can be applied immediately in organization and business environments
The internal audit function is an effective assurance and consulting function designed to evaluate and improve effective risk management, control and governance processes. Internal auditors have obtained prominent status in most corporations and CPA firms. In addition, internal audit has proved to be an effective training ground for potential managers. Northern Illinois University is proud to be one of the three university partners selected by the IIA to deliver online CIA Exam Review courses. This format offers the busy finance professional an opportunity to prepare for the prestigious CIA accreditation anytime, anywhere. The IIA's CIA Review Learning System® print and online materials and practical application examples, study and test taking tips, provided by NIU Instructors, provide a well-rounded learning experience. Upon completion of the program, candidates are not only ready to take the exam, but apply newfound knowledge into their day-to-day routine.

Features of NIU's CIA Review Online Courses

·         Part 1 and 2 courses are offered over a dedicated 6 week window. The Part 3 course is offered as a 12 week course.
·         Curriculum includes the IIA's CIA Review Learning System print and online study resources as well as supplemental instructor examples
·         Customized audio narrated slideshows for each topic of instruction complete with practical examples provided by NIU Outreach practitioner Instructors
·         Online practice exams and resources
·         Test taking tips
·         Course syllabus with recommended program of study
·         Registration fee includes all study materials mentioned above
·         Access to the CIA credentialed Course Instructor via email or by phone for individual questions.
·         NIU Certificate of Completion and award of CPEs credit for candidates fulfilling course requirements

Who Should Attend?

Chief audit executives, audit managers, audit staff, risk managers, finance and accounting students and professionals seeking a better understanding of internal auditing.

Online Course Requirements

Requirements for award of a certificate of completion and award of continuing professional education credit for part include: Review of all audio-narrated PowerPoint presentations (online); completion of all practice exams with a score of 80% or better; completion of the online post-course examination (within 1 week of course end) with a score of 80% or better.


Jay Mages CPA, CIA, MBA 
Jay is a Partner with R&M Consulting LLC based in Chicago, IL. and assumes leadership and management for all internal audit projects including: quality assurance review, Sarbanes-Oxley testing, development of comprehensive internal audit manuals and project management for a variety of large corporations. His background includes more than twenty years experience in the Internal Audit profession. Jay holds a BS in Business from Indiana University and a MBA with Distinction from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management.

CIA Part 3: Internal Audit Knowledge Elements

Internal Audit Elements includes topics relative to: Governance; Risk Management; Organizational Structure and Business Processes; Communication; Leadership; IT/Business Continuity; Financial Management; Global Business Environment.
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$995 – Standard
$970 – IIA member/NIU alumni
Register at least two weeks prior to start of course date to avoid $100 late registration charge. 
A shipping fee (if applicable) will be assessed upon registration.
Registration fees include IIA CIA Review Learning System hard-copy materials and online study aids.​