For any Ladies with the CISA certification - how long did you study for (weeks/months wise, and how many hours per day)?

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2.5 months. Studied 30 min over lunch break daily, 30 min after work daily. 2 hours on Sat/Sun. I never bought the book, only the question database, which I drilled until I got to 100% completion and then some. If you read the explanations for each correct AND wrong answer when you do the MCQs, you will end up essentially reading all the content you’d get in the book, but in a more interactive form. I was honest with myself knowing I would never realistically sit down and read the book, so I focused on the MCQs. Passed comfortably on the 1st try.

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