Join us in this growing industry
The Cannabis Professional Certificate Program is an intensive 5-day workshop designed to meet the needs of those in the industry and community who want to increase their understanding of cannabis and its effects, the cannabis industry, and the environment in which it operates.
Earn your certificate
Receive a Certificate of Completion from Florida Gulf Coast University
Learn from the professionals
Broaden your understanding as industry experts pass along their knowledge
Enjoy daily lunch — it's included
Fill your mind and your stomach each day of this intensive 5-day workshop
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Cannabis in increasingly growing in popularity for it medical benefits. It is predicted that this will be a billion dollar industry by 2021. Why wait to join?
"Well worth the money"
Student from May 2019
Cannabis Research, Education and Workforce Initiative (CREW)
The Cannabis Research, Education and Workforce Initiative is dedicated to creating an academic home for the cannabis industry. We are focused on the dissemination of scientifically valid data, excellence in education, and guiding the next generation of business leaders.
Fact 1Over 200,000 patients across Florida qualified to receive medical marijuana.
Fact 2Over 2,000 physicians qualified to recommend medical marijuana for their patients.
Fact 3Over 100 dispensaries and 14 medical marijuana license holding facilities.
Fact 4Arcview Market Research projects Florida's cannabis market will reach $1.3 billion by 2021.
Cannabis Professional Certificate Program offered through FGCU's Office of Continuing Education
Featured article by WINK News shows the first offering of the Cannabis Professional Certificate Program, which was offered May 6-10 of 2019. It featured industry leaders and professionals from multiple fields. The program offered a wealth of knowledge and brought together people from different disciplines. With the successful of the program, they are scheduling another for the near future. View the article here or watch the video below.
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Office of Continuing Education
10501 FGCU Blvd. S.
Fort Myers, FL 33965