Kick start your prep for the ISACA CISA exam in your first attempt with the Certified Information System Auditor (CISA) Study Guide. The lab comes with a well-organized component library for every task. The CISA training course and labs provide skills for exam topics and expertise in areas such as the information system auditing process, governance and management of IT; information systems acquisition, development, and implementation; and protection of information assets.
Here's what you will get
The ISACA CISA certification is for those who assess an organization's information technology and business systems and provide assurance on their availability and sustainability. The CISA exam validates your expertise in auditing and controlling information security. CISA certified candidates can assess vulnerabilities, report on compliance, and validate and enhance controls in an enterprise. CISA demonstrates that you have gained and maintained the level of knowledge required to meet the dynamic challenges of a modern enterprise.
To apply for the CISA exam, you’ll need at least five years of professional information systems auditing, control or security work experience within the past 10 years. You can receive a waiver for up to three years of experience if you have the following:
Maximum of one year of IS experience or one year of non-IS auditing experience
The equivalent of a two- or four-year degree, which can be substituted for one to two years of experience
A bachelor’s degree or master’s degree from a university that teaches the ISACA-sponsored curriculum, which can be substituted for one year of experience
A master’s degree in IS or IT from any accredited university, which is equivalent to one year of experience
What is the exam registration fee?
ISACA Member: USD 465
ISACA Non-Member: USD 590
Where do I take the exam?
You can search for the computer based testing centres at ISACA.
What is the format of the exam?
Multiple choice questions
How many questions are asked in the exam?
The exam contains 150 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
What is the passing score?
(on a scale of 200-800)
What is the exam's retake policy?
Here are the retake policies:
If you do not pass the exam, you can retake the exam a maximum of three (3) times in a twelve-month period. To protect the integrity of ISACA s certificate exams, ISACA has implemented the following retake policy:
Individuals have 4 attempts within a rolling twelve-month period to pass the exam. Those that do not pass on their first attempt are allowed to retake the exam a total of 3 more times within 12 months from the date of the first attempt.
Retake 1 (attempt 2): Customers must wait 30 days from the date of the first attempt
Retake 2 (attempt 3): Customers must wait 90 days after the date of the second attempt
Retake 3 (attempt 4): Customers must wait 90 days after the date of the third attempt
What is the validity of the certification?
CISA certification expires after three years from date of issue, after which the certification holder will need to renew their certification. Click here for more information.
Where can I find more information about this exam?