Professional in Business Analysis Reference Materials

Exam candidates should be aware that the PMI® Professional in Business Analysis (PMI-PBA)® examination is not written according, to any single text or singularly supported by any particular reference. PMI does not endorse specific review courses, resources, references or other materials for certification preparation. The references listed below are not inclusive of all resources that may be utilized and should not be interpreted as a guaranteed means of passing the exam. As the PMI-PBA is a competency-based credential which assesses the integrated set of knowledge, skills and abilities as gained from both practical and learned experiences, it should also be noted that the references identified herewith are but one element of a broader set of educational resources and texts that might possibly be utilized for exam study and preparation. This reference list is provided as a courtesy only and for the non-PMI publications on the list PMI does not endorse such publication or warrant the accuracy of the information or opinions contained therein.

A Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)

Author: Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

Business Analysis for Practitioners: A Practice Guide

Author: Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

The PMI Guide to Business Analysis
Includes The Standard for Business Analysis

Author: Project Management Institute

Publisher: Project Management Institute

Business Analysis: Best Practices for Success

Author: Steven Blais

Publisher: Wiley

Business Analysis Techniques: 72 Essential Tools For Success

Author: James Cadle, Paul Turner, Debra Paul

Publisher: British Informatics Society Ltd

Seven Steps to Mastering Business Analysis

Author: Barbara Carkenord

Publisher: J. Ross Publishing

The Software Requirements Memory Jogger: A Pocket Guide to Help Software And Business Teams Develop And Manage Requirements

Author: Ellen Gottesdiener

Publisher: Goal Q P C Inc

Unearthing Business Requirements: Elicitation Tools and Techniques

Author: Kathleen Haas, Rosemary Hosenlopp

Publisher: Management Concepts, Inc.

Customer-Centered Products: Creating Successful Products Through Smart Requirements Management

Author: Ivy F. Hooks, Kristin A. Farry

Publisher: AMACOM

The Business Analyst’s Handbook

Author: Howard Podeswa

Publisher: Cengage Learning PTR

Mastering the Requirements Process: Getting Requirements Right

Author: Suzanne Robertson, James Robertson

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Data Modeling Essentials

Author: Graeme Simsion and Graham Witt

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Software Requirements 2

Author: Karl Wiegers

Publisher: Microsoft Press