Cannabis Professional Certificate Program

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 stomach each day of this intensive 5-day workshop.

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Cannabis is 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?


Take the first steps.

This FGCU program will help prepare individuals for a career in this developing field.

Program Details

Explore the program.

Learn more about what this program has to offer and the exciting topics it will cover. 


Review the daily outline.

Check out what to look forward to in this week long program. 

Program Key Points

Here are some of the aspects of our program that separate us from all the rest. 

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  • Reasons to take this certificate program:

  • Program speakers include:

Cannabis, bud

Fact 1  

Over 280,000 patients across Florida qualified to receive medical marijuana.

Fact 2  

Over 2,500 physicians qualified to recommend medical marijuana for their patients.

Fact 3  

Over 135 dispensaries and 14 medical marijuana license holding facilities.

Fact 4

Arcview 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

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We’re here to answer your questions.

Office of Continuing Education

Modular 2
10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, Florida 33965

(239) 745-4700