Certification Levels

iiba-certificationNew Levels to Support Your BA Career Path 

A career path for the ever evolving and growing business analysis professional. 

Why should I get certified?

There are many good reasons to earn a professional certification or certificate:
  • Personal recognition
  • Increased income
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Added Value to your Resume

The Program

Click on each level for information regarding requirements, application, exam, and more.
These levels, that are competency-based and aligned with BABOK® Guide Version 3, are meant to guide career progression and do not need to be completed in order.
Recognizes individuals entering the field of business analysis.
Recognizes BA professionals who have 2-3 years  of business analysis experience.
Recognizes BA professionals who manage and  lead with over 5 years  of business analysis experience.

Recognizes BA professionals who advance the BA profession and have over 10 years of experience.
50% Discount!

IIBA is pleased to announce a discount of 50% off of the exam fee for the first 200 individuals to write the exam within each available certification level! 

Please note the following:

  • This is available on a first-come, first served base only to the first 200 candidates within each available certification level to take their exam by end of day November 30. In order to schedule your exam, you will have to pay the regular exam fee.
  • On November 30, 2016, we will determine who are the first 200 candidates within each available certification level who have taken the exam that qualify for the discount. For those who qualify for the discount, IIBA will reimburse you the discount by the same method of original payment. 
Important Notice – Regarding currently approved, non-expired applications as of September 30, 2016
If, as of September 30, 2016, your application is approved and not expired, you do not need to submit a new application to write an exam aligned with BABOK® Guide Version 3.
Contact Certification Team
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email us at certification@iiba.org or phone us directly at 1-866-789-4422 (toll free) ext. 2.