Path 2: MRIA Courses Pathway

Just Love to Learn?

You’ve graduated from University and have developed a distinct taste for marketing research. You miss the thrill of learning and the challenge of proving your abilities. If your eye is on the future, then this path is for you, as the traditional, tried-and-true way to obtaining certification, and with a touch of flexibility. It requires completion of MRIA’s 12 Core Courses, combined with experience.

In order to receive your CMRP designation, you must meet the following requirements:

  • University or College Graduate
  • Successful completion of MRIA's 11 Core Courses
  • Minimum of two years work experience in the industry
  • Successful completion of both parts of the CMRE, to illustrate competence and application skills
  • Successful completion of the MRIA Standards Course
  • Received approval by the Certification Advisory Committee

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