The department of labor has said in articles that, “In 2018, more than 43 million people in the United States held a professional certification or license. Professional certifications, while less prolific than licenses, can signal proficiency in fast-changing fields.”

CMA Chartered Marketing Analyst ™ – The CMA  is a credential that is almost 20 years old. It is for marketing professionals and specialists.  Marketing Certification education is important for marketing executives, internet marketing, e-business, and other PR and advertising jobs.

Currently offered and recognized by the:

GAFM Global Academy of Finance and Management (GAFM), formerly American Academy of Financial Management

Qualification and Educational Requirements Prerequisites

Experience – Three years or more of Marketing experience.

CMA Chartered Marketing Analyst ™  – Education Requirements – Complete at least one of the following:

  1. Approved degree (graduate or undergraduate) in related subjects, law or a CPA, MBA, MS, Ph.D., DBA, or JD from an accredited school or organization
  2. Five or more approved and related courses from an ACBSP or AACSB  accredited business school or GAFM/AAFM sanctioned program
  3. Executive Certification training course with INFORMA  CHEA recognized program, Thomson Reuters Golden Finance EuroMoney or one of the GAFM Training partners.
  4. APPROVED Courses hosted by EdX  Coursera  Futurelearn, Udacity, or Udemy

Examination Type

Exams/Courses:  Applicants may take courses and exams at recognized colleges and business schools. or  or CHEA recognized business school courses and education count toward certification eligibility and not further exams are needed.   If you complete the certification course and assessment, then you need not take further exams. 

Continuing Education Requirements: 15 hours per year

Apply for Certification or Check Designation Status Online: Email mailto:[email protected]

Published List of Certification Holders in Good Standing: Online Database for Verification

Accredited By: Accredited by the TUV in Europe – Not subject to BREXIT

Certified By:: GAFM holds ISO 9001 and ISO 29990

*CMA Chartered Marketing Analyst is a registered trademark within the USA and a copyrighted educational and training program. Dept of Labor Citation:

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