St. Cloud State Offering Online Certificate In Cannabis Education

By Gretchen Hjelmstad, Valley News Live on August 30, 2023

Those eager to cash in on a budding marijuana industry in Minnesota or cultivate plants of their own can turn to St. Cloud State University this fall to learn how.

The university is the first state school to offer such classes, which are part of a 24-week, non-credit certificate program. It’s a partnership with California-based cannabis training company, Green Flower, which will have industry experts as instructors.

There are four topics students can study: Cannabis Agriculture and Horticulture, Cannabis Compliance and Risk Management, Business of Cannabis and Cannabis Healthcare and Medicine. Those enrolled can learn at their own pace with fully online classes, which take six months to complete.

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