Develop your competitive advantage

with a business analysis certification.

Stand Out From Your Peers

A PMI-PBA certification increases your marketability in today's competitive job market. The certification may open the door to opportunities that aren't available to your non-credentialed competitors.

Spotlight Your Skills

Knowledge without practical experience means very little. A PMI certification demonstrates that you have what it takes to have a positive impact on project outputs.

Build Credibility

Employers all over the world trust PMI-certified professionals to drive intended business outcomes. With a PMI-PBA certification in your toolbox, you can easily show that you are the certified expert your organization needs.

Become the certified expert 91% of hiring managers say they want.*


PMI-PBA certification is right for:

  • Business Analysts
  • Product Development Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Project or Program Managers

Anyone who performs business analysis in their roles.

How to Gain & Maintain Certification

The exam has 200 multiple choice questions and you will have four hours to complete it. In order to maintain your PMI-PBA, you must earn 60 professional development units (PDUs) in business analysis topics every three years.


  • Secondary degree (high school diploma, associate’s degree)
  • 60 months of business analysis experience
  • 35 hours of business analysis education


  • Bachelor’s degree or the global equivalent
  • 36 months of business analysis experience
  • 35 hours of business analysis education

Take your exam from home

Administered on a secure platform using proven exam delivery technology, the online exam is exactly the same as the version administered at a test center: the same quality, the same questions, and there’s even a live proctor.

The only difference?
You can take it in your pajamas.

With 24/7 testing options to accommodate your schedule, you can take the exam day or night. All you need when you are ready to take the exam is:

  • to schedule your exam
  • a computer with a webcam
  • a reliable internet connection
  • a quiet space where you can spend a
  • few uninterrupted hours

There’s nothing standing between you and your certification. You’ve put in the work. Now see it pay off.

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*Florida Career and Professional Education Department Performance Report