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The internal audit function is an effective assurance and consulting function designed to evaluate and improve effective risk management, control and governance processes. Candidates seeking to earn the CIA credential must meet the eligibility requirements established by the Institute of Internal Auditors and pass an exam for each part of the program. The proctored computer-based exams are administered at PearsonVue testing centers worldwide. Exams may be taken in any order and at any time throughout the year.
Study materials used in this program include both print materials and online resources to help you prepare for the exams. Practice exams, video tutorials, quizzes, flashcards and other online resources will supplement your learning.
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NIU is one of an elite group of university partners licensed by the Institute of Internal Auditors® (IIA®) to offer the newly updated Certified Internal Auditor® (CIA®) review courses.
Course materials available in print and electronic format.
This program is not eligible for funding under the Illinois Veteran and Illinois National Guard grants. IVG and ING grants apply only to programs that assess tuition and mandatory fees. NIU Outreach is licensed to deliver this program by the sponsoring professional organization. The registration fee for this program is not based on tuition and fees. It includes course materials, licensing fees, catering services, and instructional costs not covered by the IVG/ING grants.
Illinois candidates in job transition may be eligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funding to cover costs of this program.
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.