CGMA Strategic Management Accounting Program

Available Until Sunday, April 30, 2023


53.50 Credits

Member Price $809.00

Non-Member Price $1,015.00


Starting with an enterprise view from the top, this CPE course guides you on a path from the development of an organizational strategy to the challenges of implementation. Along the way, numerous examples illuminate the insights required for a competitive corporate financial strategy. The course concludes by considering the major risk factors involved when implementing, monitoring, or adjusting strategy to guide the enterprise in achieving its objectives.


  • The processes of strategic analysis and strategy generation
  • The influence and impact of the external environment on strategy
  • Value chains and product portfolio management
  • Information systems and their impact on strategy
  • Key considerations in and impacts of organizational change
  • Ratios to assess profitability, financial performance, financial position and financial adaptability
  • The strategic impact of changes in capital structure
  • Sustainability and integrated reporting
  • The development of financial strategy, including methods of debt and equity financing, M&A and divestments
  • Pricing structures and the bidding process
  • Organizational risk and mitigation strategies
  • Strategic, operational, and financial risks that arise from international operations
  • Financial risk and mitigation strategies
  • Risks of unethical behavior and poor governance structures

Designed For

CGMA exam candidates Those seeking to convey accounting skills into expanded roles of strategic influence and business decision making


  • Evaluate the process, tool, and techniques of strategy formulation and implementation
  • Evaluate the influence of key external factors on organizational strategy
  • Evaluate the information systems requirements for successful strategic implementation
  • Identify the important elements, tools, and methods in the change process
  • Recommend change leadership process in support of strategy implementation
  • Evaluate strategic financial management policy decisions
  • Evaluate the value of entities and the opportunities for acquisition, merger, and divestment
  • Evaluate the types of risk facing an organization and recommend appropriate responses (strategic, operational, financial, ethical)
  • Evaluate risk management strategies and internal controls
  • Evaluate the tools and processes required for strategy implementation
  • Evaluate the control systems for organizational activities and resources
  • Evaluate the risks associated with corporate governance
  • Evaluate the risks arising from changes in the environment for capital investment appraisal


The format for this self-study program is audio, slides, and some interactive elements. You will receive an email from the AICPA with access information for this product.

Non-Member Price $1,015.00

Member Price $809.00