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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.

NYS Municipal Clerks Insitute


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) 

$895 (includes meals)

In-Person Sessions Only (32 hours)

$595 (includes meals)

Online Only (8 hours)



Registration is now open! Click here to register and pay online.

To pay by check, make payable to:
University at Albany, SUNY

Mail check to:
University at Albany, SUNY
Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy
New York State Municipal Clerks Institute
135 Western Avenue, Milne Hall 101
Albany, NY 12222
Attn: Barbara Mathews



Housing can be booked at the following area hotels. Please request the Government rate when making your reservation.


Click here to view the NYS Municipal Clerks Institute & Academy July 2023 schedule.


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!