IRA FastTrack

Fulfill your career, obtain IRA knowledge and skills, and become indispensable to your organization by earning two professional designations in less than 12 months.

Step 1: Register for IRA University and the CIS I exam.

Step 2: Register for for Ascend and the CIS II exam.

Step 3: Participate in the IRA University and pass the CIS I exam.

Step 4: Attend Ascend and pass the CIS II exam.

Click the Register for IRA University button to register for IRA University or to learn more about IRA FastTrack.

Register for IRA University


  • $2,499



Professional Development

Become proficient in basic and advanced IRA transactions by earning both the Certified IRA Specialist I (CIS I) and Certified IRA Specialist II (CIS II) designations.


Interact with leading IRA professionals from financial organizations nationwide to create a new network of professional contacts.


Get a discount on your Ascend registration when you register for IRA University.