U.S. Universities Offering Cannabis-Focused Graduate Programs And Master’s Degrees

Cannabis is getting serious. With billions of dollars invested into the industry, hundreds of thousands of jobs created by it, and countless hours of scientific research dedicated to it, marijuana is no longer a thing that’s taken lightly.

As the industry developed over the last few years, America has seen a number of college and university level programs dedicated to cannabis pop up.

For instance, Northern Michigan University started offering a four-year undergraduate major degree in Medicinal Plant Chemistry a few years ago. Meanwhile, UC Davis was teaching an undergrad class titled, “Physiology of Cannabis,” and the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver had one on the “Business of Marijuana.”

Read the full article by Javier Hasse from Vices here.

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