Cannabis Business


Medical Cannabis Comprehensive
History of Cannabis
Business 101
Commercial Cultivation Operations
Dispensary Operations
2 Electives

Cannabis Business (136 Clock Hours)

This program is designed for future managers, supervisors, and entrepreneurs in the cannabis space. The program starts with the basics of business and business management and then applies those principals to specific cannabis businesses such as cultivation facilities and dispensaries. This program is well rounded and is designed to lead to a wide range of employment opportunities.

Approximate Hours
MCC = 10 Hours | 1 Major = 130 Hours | 1 Class = 20 Hours

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Career Options

Cultivation Operations Manager
Dispensary Manager
Marketing Manager
Sales Manager
Processing Manager
HR Manager
Cannabis Testing Lab Manager
Facility Design Consultant
Cannabis Educator


Medical Cannabis Comprehensive is a single weekend flagship course that covers a wide range of cannabis subjects and is designed to benefit anyone who is thinking of participating in the cannabis industry. The course covers seven different topics including History, Advocacy, Horticulture, Patient Access, Legal, Extracts and Business. Upon completion of the course, students receive a certificate of completion.

(10 Clock Hours)

History of Cannabis

The purpose of this course is to develop an in-depth understanding of the history of cannabis from 2900 BC to modern day. This course will cover: the uses of cannabis and hemp and their historical agricultural and cultural importance, the prohibition of cannabis and subsequent cannabis law reform, and the inconsistencies in federal cannabis policy.

(22.5 Clock Hours)

Intro to Business

The purpose of this course is to develop a beginner’s understanding of fundamental business concepts and how they apply to cannabis related businesses. This course will cover, among other subjects, basic business law concepts, accounting systems and methods, operations and management strategies, sales and marketing tactics, and the basics of a successful business plan.

(22.5 Clock Hours)

Commercial Cultivation Operations

This course is designed to teach students the skills necessary to operate a large scale commercial cannabis cultivation operation. This course looks at cannabis cultivation from the perspective of management and operations instead of gardening.

(22.5 Clock Hours)

Dispensary Operations

The purpose of this course is to teach students the proper operations of a cannabis dispensary in Ohio under bill 523. The course will cover many subjects ranging from dispensary operations, security plans, business management, and regulatory compliance.

(22.5 Clock Hours)


Cooking with Cannabis

The purpose of this course is to develop an in-depth understanding of cooking with cannabis. This course will cover cooking and baking basics, methods of infusion, and proper and accurate dosing.

(18 Clock Hours)

Cannabis Policies

This course is designed to teach students how state and federal laws are reformed in the United States. The course investigates the recent reform in State laws related to medical cannabis, how it was passed, and how effective the legislation was. This course gives students the information they will need to have a positive voice in local, state and federal politics as it relates to the cannabis industry.

(18 Clock Hours)

Cannabis Extracts

The purpose of this course is to develop an in-depth understanding of extracted cannabis products and methods. There is a heavy focus on methods of extracting cannabis, extraction equipment and safety protocol, cannabis extract testing and dosing, cannabis extract industry trends. product development and marketing.

(18 Clock Hours)

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