Cannabis Operations (AS Degree S0891)

Natural Sciences Division
Degree S0891

This A.S. degree prepares students for careers in the Cannabis industry. Students will gain an understanding of the Cannabis industry, basic and advanced cultivation techniques, and Cannabis facilities management. Students will also gain work experience in nursery and cannabis operations to effectively navigate several roles in the Cannabis industry, including working with Cannabis laws and regulations.

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
AGOR 1Horticultural Science3
AGOR 2Plant Propagation/Greenhouse Management3
AGOR 24Integrated Pest Management3
AGOR 32Landscaping and Nursery Management3
AGOR 50Soil Science and Management3
AGOR 64Irrigation - Drip and Low Volume3
AGOR 80Cannabis the Plant and Industry2
AGOR 81Cannabis Cultivation3
AGOR 82Cannabis Advanced Cultivation3
AGOR 83Cannabis Facilities and Operations Management2
Variable Unit Course. Four units required.4
Work Experience in Cannabis Operations
Variable Unit Course. Three units required.3
Work Experience in Horticulture
Total Units35

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to: 

  • Describe the organization of the Cannabis industry.
  • Demonstrate advanced Cannabis propagation techniques.
  • Demonstrate proficient use of tools of the trade in Cannabis operations.
  • Interpret necessary practices for legal compliance in the Cannabis industry.

Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

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