Students interested in law school or a career in law enforcement will want to understand how the legal landscape is changing, while students interested in a business degree, working in data security or in IT may want to gain a foothold in what many expect to be a growth industry.
To complete the minor, students will be required to take Introduction to Medical Marijuana, Cannabis Law and Internship Preparation, which includes cannabis research and basic small business operations. Students can intern in cultivation, energy efficiency, small-business operations, communications, social media, retail operations and patient research.
Electives include courses on hydroponics, holistic health, and botany.
There’s much to learn about the cannabis plant, said Sedia,who teaches plant ecology and botany at Stockton.