Eligible CCSA, CFSA, and CGAP certification holders have the unique opportunity to earn the CIA designation through a CIA Specialty Challenge Exam. Those interested can apply, register, and schedule the CIA Specialty Challenge Exam through 31 December 2020 (testing windows vary by available language; visit the CIA Specialty Challenge Exam web page for dates).
The exam consists of 150 multiple choice questions. Candidates receive electronic study material upon approval into the program.
Individuals who are inactive must complete the reinstatement form prior to applying to the program; otherwise, they will not have access to the form. The form is only available to candidates who meet the requirements.