The Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP ®) designation is a professional certification for individuals with extensive business analysis (BA) experience. CBAP® recipients are the leading, senior members of the BA community.
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It demonstrates you have the knowledge, competencies and experience as a highly effective business analysis professional.
It allows you to stand out to employers and peers by showcasing your dedication to your career and the profession of business analysis.
CBAP certified professionals have higher compensation, earn up to 13% more being CBAP certified.
To earn the CBAP® designation, candidates must:
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CBAP®, remote online proctoring is now available! This new option provides flexibility to take the exam online anywhere in the world. Test centre option is also still available, the choice is yours!
The CBAP® exam consists of 120 multiple choice questions and must be completed within 3.5 hours. Formulated from the BABOK® Guide, exam questions are both scenario and case study-based.
This is a computer-based exam. The CBAP® exam can be taken online via proctor format or at a PSI test center. To be admitted to the exam and more details on preparation for this exam, please review our exam information guidelines.
The Certified Business Analysis Professional™ (CBAP®) offers members of the BA community a variety of benefits, including:
CBAP recognizes your expertise in multiple business domains and your ability to tackle more complex projects, work with stakeholders to define and manage their business requirements, drive business processes, lead the BA effort, and identify opportunities to achieve better business results.
The IIBA® Annual Business Analysis Salary Survey reports that the average salary of respondents with CBAP® certification holders is 13% higher on average in earnings in comparison to non-certification holders.
The IIBA® guides to pursuing the ECBA™, CCBA®, CBAP®, IIBA®- CCA, designations and more. These handbooks will describe the process for attaining IIBA certification for our core and specialized business analysis levels.
Business analysis planning and monitoring
Elicitation and collaboration
Requirements life cycle management
Requirements analysis and design definition
A. Future strengths with current threats
B. Future threats with future strengths
C. Current strengths with future threats
D. Current strengths with current threats
Answer = C
Strengths /Opportunities Strategies
How can the group’s strength be used to exploit potential opportunities?
SO strategies are fairly straightforward to implement.
Strengths / Threats Strategies
How can the group use its strengths to ward off potential threats?
Can the threats be turned into opportunities?
Weaknesses / Opportunities Strategies
Can the group use an opportunity to eliminate or mitigate a weakness?
Does the opportunity warrant the development of new capabilities?
Weaknesses / Threats Strategies
Can the group restructure itself to avoid the threat?
Should the group consider getting out of this market?
WT strategies involve worst-case scenarios.
A. The process flow for entering an order is bi-directional
B. The systems interface for exchanging order details is unidirectional
C. The end-to-end test scenario is initiated by entering orders from a remote system
D. The use case for reporting order activity is an extension of the use case for entering an order
Answer = C
A. Use Case 4 expresses common behavior across several use cases
B. Use Case 1 occurs before Use Case 3
C. Use Case 2 adds unique behavior across several use cases
D. Use Case 3 occurs before Use Case 4
Answer = A
A. Associate actors with use cases
B. Separate processes into swim lanes
C. Create foreign keys for entity relationships
D. Elaborate input and output for data transformations
Answer = D
A. The vice president's high level of influence will cause the BA to leverage the organizational modelling technique.
B. The vice president's decision making authority will cause the BA to develop a new stakeholder engagement approach.
C. The vice president's negative attitude towards the project will cause the BA to leverage the risks analysis and management technique.
D. The vice president's disagreement with the project's objectives will cause the BA to leverage the stakeholder list, map, or personas technique.
Answer = C
A. Create a RACI Matrix
B. Monitor stakeholder engagement
C. Assign stakeholders specific tasks
D. Provide adequate time for group discussions
Answer = A
A. Communication plans
B. Performance objectives
C. Solution scope
D. Traceability repository
Answer = D
A. Document the current solution's existing functionality
B. Develop the performance measures for the new solution
C. Create a wish list of desired performance functionality
D. Review the features of commercial off-the-shelf products
Answer = A
A. When the solution is designed
B. When the solution is fully implemented
C. When the elicitation activities are complete
D. When the solution is in use in some form
Answer = D
*Terms & Conditions: The 20% exam rebate offer applies to IIBA® Members in good standing who write including ECBA™, CCBA®, CBAP®, IIBA®-AAC, IIBA®-CBDA, IIBA®-CCA, and IIBA®-CPOA exams from November 1 to December 29, 2023, 11:59 PM Eastern Time (ET). The rebate applies to exam fees and exam rewrite fees only. The rebate will be applied to the original payment method after the exam is completed in USD and may take up to January 15, 2024, to be processed. Currency exchange rates fluctuate daily so the amount refunded may differ from the purchase price. The exam rebate applies to the exam portion of the IIBA®-CCA and IIBA®-CPOA bundled price. The offer does not apply to bulk or volume purchase agreement (VPA) purchases. This offer is subject to change without notice. Note: The exam cannot be taken on the same day as the exam purchase. Exam scheduling availability is determined by the exam fulfillment service. The offer may not be used in conjunction with any other IIBA promotional codes, discounts or offers.