CISA is a recognized worldwide professional certification for control, audit and assurance of Information systems sponsored by ISACA. The CISA examination is offered twice a year, in June and December. The exam consists of 200 multiple-choice questions that must be answered within 4 hours.
With growing demand for professional possessing IS audit, control and security skills, CISA has become a preferred certification program by individuals and organizations around the world. CISAs have great career opportunities in IT Audit companies, IT divisions of large companies, consulting companies and IT services companies. A CISA can be IT Auditor; consultant or corporate executive in IT Governance, Risk Management and Compliance of laws, regulations applicable to a corporate in technology sphere. In 2009, SC Magazine named the CISA designation winner of the Best Professional Certification Program.