Institute for Supply Management™ (ISM)
The Certified Professional in Supply Management® (CPSM®) qualification was created for supply management professionals who are forward thinking and wish to have a broad understanding of all components of the profession. The CPSM® emphasizes the major segments of the supply management profession; and those earning the qualification will attain a greater understanding of their organization’s supply network and have the skills to make more accurate and profitable decisions.
CPSM® Program Requirements
- A minimum of 3 years full-time, professional supply management experience (nonclerical, nonsupport) with a regionally accredited bachelor’s degree OR 5 years of supply management experience (nonclerical, nonsupport) without a degree.
- Pass 3 CPSM® Exams OR if you are a C.P.M. in good standing, pass the Bridge Exam.
Before scheduling your exam appointment, you must register for the exam(s) with ISM. Register for the exam(s) at https://www.ism.ws/certification/Register.cfm or contact ISM’s Customer Service Department at 1-800-888-6276 extension 3001.
You must wait a minimum of 30 days to retake an exam.