Earn Additional Credentials/ Designations

If you’re ready to distinguish yourself, build on your CPA with a credential or designation. See what a credential or designation can do for you.


ABV – Accredited in Business Valuation

Position yourself as a premier valuation services provider and increase public awareness of the CPA as the preferred business valuation professional. Learn more

CEIV – Certified in Entity and Intangible Valuations

The CEIV credential is for CPAs and finance professionals who perform fair value measurements for entities and intangible assets for financial reporting purposes. Learn more

CFE – Certified Fraud Examiner

The CFE credential denotes proven expertise in fraud prevention, detection and deterrence. CFEs around the world help protect the global economy by uncovering fraud and implementing processes to prevent fraud from occurring in the first place. Learn more

CFF – Certified in Financial Forensics

Showcase your specialized CPA forensic accounting skills in bankruptcy, insolvency and reorganization; computer forensic analysis; economic damages calculations; fraud prevention; and valuations. Learn more

CGFM – Certified Government Financial Manager

CGFM is a professional certification for government financial managers. It covers governmental accounting, auditing, financial reporting, internal controls and budgeting at the federal, state and local levels. Learn more 

CGMA – Chartered Global Management Accountant

The CGMA is the global designation for CPAs working in business and government. It is powered by the resources and expertise of AICPA and CIMA. Learn more

CIA – Certified Internal Auditor

The CIA® designation is the only globally accepted certification for internal auditors and remains the standard by which individuals demonstrate their competency and professionalism in the internal auditing field. Learn more

CFP – Certified Financial Planner

Professional financial planners assist their clients in managing, sheltering and expanding their assets through the development of a comprehensive plan geared toward a client's financial objectives and resources. Learn more

CITP – Certified Information Technology Professional

Demonstrate your unique ability, as a CPA, to provide business insight by leveraging knowledge of information relationships and supporting technologies. Learn more 

CMA – Certified Management Accountant

The CMA demonstrates  mastery of the critical accounting and financial management skills needed on the job today. The CMA covers the in-demand skills for accountants and financial professionals in business. Learn more

PFS – Personal Financial Specialist

The PFS is the only personal financial planning credential exclusively offered to CPAs. The PFS credential demonstrates your expertise and financial planning insight to prospective clients and employers. Learn more

CVFI – Certified in the Valuation of Financial Instruments

The CVFI credential is granted by the AICPA to qualified individuals who demonstrate considerable expertise in performing and or reporting on fair value estimates of financial instruments for financial reporting purposes through their knowledge, skills and experience. Learn more