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Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP) Designation

We're pleased to offer the only certification and designation program that is geared exclusively towards compliance professionals in the mortgage finance industry, the Certified Mortgage Compliance Professional (CMCP) Certification and Designation program.

You can now enroll yourself or your team in the CMCP certification and designation program to enhance your knowledge, strengthen your Compliance Management System (CMS), and demonstrate your company's commitment to compliance to state and federal regulators.

"Wish I had this material 30 years ago when starting my career... Two thumbs up and all five stars!"

David Shirk, Managing Member, Shirk Law PLLC

"This program was very challenging, so I was glad I was able to pull through and complete it. The information was very informative, clear, and concise. I would definitely recommend the program for those that are wanting to get ahead in the mortgage compliance world."

Bruce Hannibal, CMCP, Compliance Specialist, Crescent Mortgage Company

CMCP Candidate Profile

  • Compliance professionals working directly for mortgage lenders as compliance officers, specialists, analysts, etc.
  • Attorneys and consultants who work for or with mortgage lenders in the compliance arena.
  • Mortgage professionals who wish to strengthen their knowledge and bona fides regarding the laws and regulations that affect their business.
  • Quality assurance and quality control professionals
  • Service providers and/or technology professionals supporting regulatory compliance functions.
  • Federal and state regulators
Scroll through the "Who's Who list" to explore our list of current designees.

The CMCP Process

Level I: One year of industry experience is recommended, but not required.

    Level II: One to two years of industry experience is recommended. Completion of Mortgage Compliance Level I Certificate is required.

    Level III: Two or more years of industry experience is recommended. Completion of Mortgage Compliance Level I and II Certificate is required.

    CMCP Costs

    • Level I: $550
    • Level II: $650
    • Level III: $750
    • Total: $1,950

    The above pricing is exclusive for MBA Members. Non-member pricing is reflected across the different levels of this program.

    Recertification: Keeping Up Your CMCP

    Maintain your designation by completing two points of continuing education every two years. Continuing education can be earned by successfully completing any self-study course not previously taken, re-taking a self-study course to refresh your knowledge and view any updates, or by attending MBA conferences and/or conventions. Prior to the end of the two-year period, designees must complete the Recertification Form and pay a $100 fee for members and $200 fee for non-members.


    Get More with Education Advantage

    Developed by MBA Education, Education Advantage is an annual subscription-based training package that provides your organization with training and development programs your employees need to succeed and grow.

    For one low annual price, you have unlimited access to our online self-study library, discounts on designations, two seats in specific online courses or the option to completely customize your curriculum. Contact Kathy Ryan today to learn more.

    CMCP Level I and II Course Exemption

    We strongly encourage students to complete all levels of education structured for earning the CMCP. However, for professionals who meet minimum experience requirements and whose application is approved, an exemption from coursework requirements is available for Levels I and II. Learn more.

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    Who's Who of CMCP Designees

    See who you'll join when you earn your CMCP. Explore our list of current CMCP designees.