Certified Government Financial Manager® (CGFM®) is a professional certification recognizing the unique skills and special knowledge required of today's government financial managers
Certified Government Financial Manager® (CGFM®) is a professional certification recognizing the unique skills and special knowledge required of today's government financial managers. It covers governmental accounting, auditing, financial reporting, internal controls and budgeting at the federal, state and local levels.
CGFM exemplifies experience and proficiency, distinguishing individuals who have made a significant commitment to their professional development.
YOUR ALBUQUERQUE CHAPTER PROVIDES CGFM ASSISTANCE FOR MEMBERS!
The benefits of obtaining the CGFM certification include:
Step 1—Read AGA's Code of Ethics
Step 2—Apply for the CGFM program
Step 3—Submit required degree documentation* (bachelor's degree from an
accredited college or university)
Step 4—Receive an eligibility letter
Step 5—Submit a work verification form (have at least two years of
professional-level experience in government financial management)
Step 6—Prepare for the CGFM examinations (three comprehensive
Step 7—Schedule the CGFM examinations
Step 8—Take and pass the CGFM examinations
Step 9—Receive CGFM award letter
Step 10—Receive and display your CGFM certificate
* Students currently pursuing their bachelor's degree can enroll as a CGFM candidate if they are within one year of graduation. Eligible students have five years from the date they apply to meet the experience requirement and three years to pass the exams.
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