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I was told today I need to take the CISA before it changes so I have two months to study for it. What should I study and how many hours a week I should dedicate to studying?

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I did questions for 30-45 minutes every workday for two months and passed just fine

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Pardon my ignorance, in what way is it changing?

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Is it worth trying to take before then? I was originally planning on taking it later in the summer

Just do the test bank. I spent about 15 hrs and passed it at 650, and I didn’t have any IT audit experience at that time.

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What is that

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The job descriptions already changed, but there is not that much of a difference. I am studying for the cisa right now and planning to take the exam in August

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What are you using to study? Any tips?

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I’m in the same boat! I was told to just study the practice questions

Most of my coworkers when I was in Risk probably studied 8-10 hours total. Some all in one day, and others spread it out.

Is it doable to study for a month and knock it out? I don’t want to drag it out if I don’t need to

Completely doable. Just take practice questions as the CISA response is not always the ‘real world’ answer. About 50% of questions in the exam are pretty much repeats of practice questions. Good luck.

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