Master of Science in Cannabis Science and Commerce
American International College
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The Master of Science in Cannabis Science and Commerce at American International College is designed for students interested in a career in the cannabis industry, providing them with an understanding of the basic science, business, and legal issues of the cannabis industry. The program provides education in the following areas:
Basic science (chemistry, horticulture, cultivation, uses, and delivery systems)
Business (management, marketing, and operations)
Federal and state laws and policies
Future Studies – Coursework is designed to accommodate students of any academic background, and faculty are dedicated to teaching interesting courses accessible to all students, regardless of academic background.
Career Opportunities – A study into current and projected employment in the cannabis field by Leafly in March 2019 shows more than 211,000 fulltime jobs in the legal American cannabis industry, more than 64,000 of which were added in 2018. This number increases to almost 300,000 when jobs that depend on the cannabis industry are included.