• MET Program
    Accredited Sponsors & Individual Courses

    Accredited Sponsors

    City of Austin Employees’ Retirement System (Core & CE)
    www.coaers.org

    El Paso City Employees’ Pension Fund (Core & CE)
    www.eppension.org

    Employees Retirement System of Texas (Core & CE)
    www.ers.state.tx.us

    Fort Worth Employees’ Retirement Fund (Core & CE)
    www.fwretirement.org

    National Conference of Public Employee Retirement Systems (NCPERS) (Core & CE)
    www.ncpers.org

    Pension Review Board (Core & CE)
    www.prb.state.tx.us

    Teacher Retirement System of Texas (Core & CE)
    www.trs.state.tx.us

    Texas Association of Public Employees Retirement Systems (TEXpers) (Core & CE)
    www.texpers.org

    Texas County and District Retirement System (Core & CE)
    www.tcdrs.org

    Texas Local Fire Fighters Retirement Act (TLFFRA) Educational Foundation (Core & CE)
    www.tlffra.org

    Texas Municipal Retirement System (Core & CE)
    www.tmrs.org

    Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association (CE Only)
    www.caia.org/fundamentals

    Approved Individual Courses

    Claritas Investment Certificate – CFA Institute (Core & CE)
    www.cfainstitute.org/programs/claritas/Pages/index.aspx

    “Fiduciary Best Practices & Self-Assessment” – Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority Retirement Plan (Core & CE)
    www.capmetro.org

    Multiple Courses – Global Absolute Return Congress (ARC) (CE Only)
    www.global-arc.net

    “Investment Policy Statement” – “Investment Lineup Selection” – “Plan Investment and Administrative Costs” – “Fiduciary Roles and Considerations” – “Committee Governance” – International City/County Management Association (CE Only)
    www.icmarc.org

    “Introduction, Education, and Discussion on Alternative Investments” – “Theory to Practice: A Case Study Example from an Actual Investment Manager” – Markets Group (CE Only)
    www.marketsgroup.org

     

    As noted above, not all course offerings from accredited sponsors may fulfill the 7-hour MET Core requirement: some may only count for continuing education (CE).  Please contact the sponsor or the PRB at prb@prb.state.tx.us or (512) 463-1736 for more detailed information.