Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) 


CISM means higher earning potential and career advancement. Recent independent studies consistently rank CISM as one of the highest paying and sought after IT certifications.

Enhance your competitive advantage

Demonstrate your information security management expertise.

The uniquely management-focused CISM certification promotes international security practices and recognizes the individual who manages designs, and oversees and assesses an enterprise’s information security.


Key Exam Registration Dates:

Final registration deadline for June exam extended to 22 April!

14 June 2014 Exam

22 April 2014 Final Registration Deadline

register for the June exam



6 September 2014 Exam*

14 April 2014 Registration Opens
11 June 2014 Early Registration Deadline
21 July 2014 Final Registration Deadline

register for the September exam



*ISACA is offering the September 2014 CISM exam at limited locations worldwide.

Information for September 2014 exam!

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How to Earn Your CISM

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The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has accredited the CISM certification program under ISO/IEC 17024:2003, General Requirements for Bodies Operating Certification Systems of Persons. ANSI, a private, nonprofit organization, accredits other organizations to serve as third-party product, system and personnel certifiers. ISACA is proud to be recognized with this international standard of performance.