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New York State Municipal Clerks Institute

Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy hosts courses for the Certified Municipal Clerks (CMC) and the Master Municipal Clerks (MMC) training programs. Clerks seeking professional certification through the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC) as well as other municipal officials seeking professional development are welcome to participate.

Summer 2023 Institute & Academy



July 9-13, 2023

In-Person Courses
University at Albany Downtown Campus
135 Western Ave
Albany, NY 12203

July 17-20, 2023

Online Courses via Zoom

Cost & Registration Options


In-Person & Online Sessions (40 hours) 

Resident: $1,095 (includes meals & lodging)
Commuter: $895 (includes meals)

In-Person Sessions Only (32 hours)

Resident: $795 (includes meals & lodging)   
Commuter: $595 (includes meals)

Online Only (8 hours)


Note: Registration opens in April 2023 — more information to come in March.


Preview of NYSMCI & Academic Course Offerings

  • Performance Management
  • Agility & Innovation

  • Servant Leadership

  • Cybersecurity & Intelligence

  • The Municipal Clerks Role in Emergency Management and Volunteer Agencies

  • Critical Decision Making

  • Ethics for Public Officials — A Deeper Dive

  • And more!