Become A Certified Matchmaker

The Matchmaking Institute is the only state licensed school in the world for matchmaking.
Join the global movement of over 1,500 matchmakers and relationship experts
from more than 25 countries.

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Cutting Edge Curriculum

Our unique curriculum includes the top matchmakers, dating experts, social workers, and scientists drawing on cutting edge research and psychology. You will learn the secrets to facilitating transformational experiences for your clients that will create a positive ripple in every area of their lives - love and beyond.

Business Minded

The dating industry is 2.1 billion dollars - and growing. We know that being a relationship expert is not enough to establish yourself as a leader in this industry. You need the business savvy on how to brand yourself, position your business, grow your database, structure your processes, and sell your services.

The Matchmaking Institute addresses these critical factors by providing the best business training to make yourself stand out in the crowd.

The Certification Process


  • 1

    Complete 1 weekly module for 12 weeks & submit homework

  • 2

    Attend a minimum of 12 weekly Q&A calls

  • 3

    Incorporate your business

  • 4

    Launch your website

  • 5

    Submit your business plan

  • 6

    Schedule your 1:1 business plan review

  • 7

    Sign international code of conduct and network agreements

  • 8

    Receive a certificate of completion

  • 9

    Display the seal of excellence on your website

  • 10

    Complete 12 credit hour bi-annually (can be done at the annual conference)

  • 11

    Renew certification every 2 years

  • 3 Days of Live Instruction* (included in Live Training Program)
  • 12 Online Self-Paced Modules To Begin Your Training Within One Business Day Of Your Registration
  • 12 Weekly Live Q&A Calls With An Instructor
  • 6 Months Of Continued Access To The Weekly Live Q&A Calls With An Instructor To Support You While You Set Up Your Business
  • Private Online Student Facebook Group With Office Hours
  • Electronic Home Study Kit With 400+ Pages Including Sample Questionnaires, Agreements, And More
  • Eligible To Join The Matchmaking Multiple Listing Service (MMLs) For Client And Candidate Referrals
  • 20% Discount At Select Events (Once Certified)
  • Business Plan Review that Sets You Up for Success
  • Html Code To Display The Certified Matchmaker Seal Of Excellence On Your Website (Once Approved)
  • Membership To The Certified Matchmakers Professional Network (CMPN) For Client And Media Referrals, Client Dispute Resolution, And Other Benefits
  • Certificate of Completion Renewable Every 2-years

We also include access to the largest active and verified Love Connector’s online forum.

Learn from the Top Love Connectors

Founder Matchmaking Institute
Master Executive Certified Matchmaker

Relationship Coaching Instructor
Founder, DrTerriTheLoveDoctor.com

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"I was expecting the course to be interesting but it exceeded my expectations. I found the course content to be sufficient, well presented, the materials well organized, and presentation pace to be comfortable.

Every question I had was handled with great attention and immediately addressed. I would recommend this course to others without hesitation. It is the best training in the country for new matchmakers and a great opportunity for people who are already in the business to network and to exchange with great ideas and their experience."

Work that Matters...


You have the opportunity to help people find love - real love. Helping people look past short-term chemistry and focus on shared values and lasting compatibility.

We help you hone those skills through a unique methodology that’s part social work, part psychology and science, paired with ultimate dating and relationship coaching.

In short, you’ll be a must have, in-demand love connector. You’ll also have a whole lot of fun along the way.

Plus, enjoy the freedom of flexibile schedule. Take that vacation you’ve always wanted without feeling guilty or worried about work. You’ll be able to plan your work days, while also dictating your income.

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