Professional Development

TRMC – Texas Registered Municipal Clerk

  • Texas Municipal Clerks Certification Program is a university-level professional education program through the University of North Texas.
  • State-sanctioned program that provides certification upon completion of the three-year program and requires recertification every five years.


  • International Institute of Municipal Clerks grants the MMC designation only to those Municipal Clerks who complete demanding education requirements; and who have a record of significant contributions to their local government, their community, and the state. 
  • In light of the speed and drastic nature of change these days, lifelong learning is not only desirable, but it is also necessary for all in local government to keep pace with the growing demands and changing needs of the citizens we serve. 
  • The Municipal Clerk is required to have completed the Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC) program and be designated as a CMC before entering into the MMC program.