New Jersey

Institute Conducted by

Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey (Recognized May 1980)

Department Conducting Institute

Center for Government Services

Program Coordinator

Laura Flagg
Senior Program Coordinator
Center for Government Services
Rutgers University
3 Rutgers Plaza, 3rd Floor
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Phone: (732) 932-4742
E-mail Laura Flagg
Institute Website

Location of Instruction

Various public and government facilities, including the University

Dates of Institutes

Institutes are offered on various dates in the Spring and Fall.

Effective January 1, 2015, students completing any of the five core courses in the Rutgers Municipal Clerk Program may count the hours earned as education points towards the IIMC's CMC designation. The point breakdown is as follows:

  • Introduction to the duties - 21 hours = 10.5 points
  • Advanced Duties - 18 hours = 9 points
  • Local Elections - 18 hours = 9 points
  • Municipal Finance Administration - 21 hours = 10.5 points
  • Information and Records Management – 19 hours = 9.5 points

If you completed the RMC program prior to January 1, 2015, you may submit your original RMC certificate to IIMC for 20 CMC Education points.

If you complete the program after January 1, 2015, you will receive 1 CMC Education point per 2 hours for a possible total of 97 hours or 48.5 CMC Education points.

Cost Breakdown of Institute and Academy

Registration fee: TBD 

Master Municipal Clerk Academy

Academys are offered on various dates in the Spring and Fall.

Scholarship(s) Available

Municipal Clerks Association of New Jersey, Inc.

The IIMC Foundation