To get CBAP certified you need 7,500 hours of business analysis work experience and a minimum of 900 hours completed in four of the six BABOK® Guide Knowledge Areas (KAs). If you have less than the minimum required hours consider obtaining the CCBA (Certification of Capability in Business Analysis).
No, you do not need to be an IIBA member, although there are many benefits to being an IIBA member including, but not limited to, discounts off of the certification exam fee and the recertification fee
CBAP professionals earn 59% more than non-certified BAs. Top-notch companies across the globe prefer hiring CBAP professionals. An investment of less than $2000 can result in 500% ROI within a year. CBAP professionals experience amazing career transformations.