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Cannabis Studies

The Cannabis Studies Certificate Program gives students the opportunity to explore various
careers within cannabis production, processing and distribution while gaining the skills
necessary to begin working in the cannabis industry upon completion of the certificate.

A student stands in the greenhouse next to eight cannabis plants in pots

Career Field

Career opportunities within the cannabis industry include a variety of positions in the production, processing, extraction and sales divisions of the industry. Potential careers include Cultivation Technician, Processing Technician, Quality Control Manager, Budtender, Concentrates Processor, Dispensary Manager and more.


  • Introduction to Cannabis
  • Introductory Horticultural Science
  • Soil Science
  • Crop Science
  • Drugs and Society
  • Pesticide License Training
  • Cannabis Production and Processing



Agri-Business Management Program Outcomes
Crop Management Program Outcomes
Dairy Livestock Management Program Outcomes

Agribusiness Contacts

Justin Ebert, Agriculture faculty
Monica Pierce, Agriculture faculty
Vicki Schulz, Student Advisor