Institute Conducted by

St. Cloud State University In conjunction with the Minnesota Clerks and Finance Officers Association (Recognized April 2008)

Department Conducting Institute

Professional and Continuing Education – PACE

Program Coordinators

Kassidi Andres    
Projects and Events Specialist  
Professional and Continuing Education – PACE
355 5th Avenue South, Welcome Center St. Cloud, MN 56301-4498
Office Phone: (320) 308-5759

Additional Program Contacts

Roxann Neu
Phone: (320) 308-4962 Fax: (320) 308-4126
E-mail Roxann Neu

Dates of the Minnesota Municipal Clerk Institute


May 8-12, 2023

Best Western Plus, St. Cloud, MN

The MMCI is a three year continuing education program, with each year consisting of a required five day, 40 hour curriculum, for a total of 120 hours of programming.

Cost Breakdown of Institute

TBD after MCFOA Annual Conference

Municipal Clerk Advanced Academy

September 14-15, 2023

Hampton Inn & Suites, Bemidji, MN

The 2023 Advanced Academy will be offered in-person in north-central Minnesota. The speaker, Susan Frost, will be presenting on two topics: “Creativity, Critical Thinking, and Innovative Management,” and a Critical Thinking Workshop on “Empathy, Perspective, and Problem”

Cost Breakdown of Academy

Academy:  Coming Soon!


Not included. 

Scholarships Available

Minnesota Clerks and Finance Officers Association
The IIMC Foundation

Program Scheduling

Time to graduate from the Institute: three-year program
Advanced Academy: One and a half day program annually