Medical Cannabis Programs
Next term starts on September 6th, 2022!
Stand Out as an Expert in the Medical Cannabis Field
State cannabis reform and impending federal decriminalization are creating a demand surge for qualified cannabis healthcare professionals. Pacific College’s medical cannabis programs provide an opportunity for healthcare professionals to bridge the gap between the constantly evolving cannabis industry and the growing science behind cannabis medicine
10 Reasons to Pursue Your Medical Cannabis Education at Pacific College
The Pacific College of Health and Science’s (PCHS) medical cannabis programs prepare you to thrive in the cannabis industry as healthcare providers, advocates, educators, coaches, or entrepreneurs.
The programs are 100% online and specifically built for busy professionals like you.
As a leader in alternative and complementary medicine education since 1986, PCHS, formerly known as Pacific College of Oriental Medicine or “PCOM”, has a long history of emphasizing herbology, holism, and overall patient wellness.
Pacific College’s Medical Cannabis Programs provide an opportunity for healthcare professionals to bridge the gap between the constantly evolving cannabis industry, and the growing science behind cannabis medicine.
PCHS is a proud sponsor of the American Cannabis Nurse Association (ACNA)
PCHS is accredited by the prestigious Western Association of Schools and Colleges’ Senior College and University Commission (WASC’s WSCUC), which also counts Stanford, the University of California (UC) and many more as its member institutions.
PCHS’s deeply knowledgeable faculty follow the integrative healthcare approach. They are trained in the pharmacology of herbs and in the incorporation of medicinal herbs into a patient’s allopathic medical diagnoses.
You will learn to work in collaboration with other healthcare providers.
Graduates of the Pacific College’s Medical Cannabis Certificate programs can transfer their credits to the MS-MCT program.
The medical cannabis certificate courses are also available as electives in PCHS’s Holistic Nursing programs and Bachelor of Science in Public Health Education program (BS-PHEP).
Medical cannabis highlights
Financial aid for those who qualify
Combination of optional recorded live classes and asynchronous assignments
Pacific College is accredited by WASC
Highly qualified, post-graduate level faculty
Medical Cannabis Programs
Medical Cannabis Certificate
Master of Science in Medical Cannabis Therapeutics (MS-MCT)
Meet your Faculty
Medical Cannabis Facts
(*) source: www.ncsl.org/research/health/state-medical-marijuana-laws.aspx
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Watch faculty member Eloise Theisen and director Timothy Byars discuss whether medical cannaBis can help prevent or treat COVID-19
Ready to Apply?
If you think a career in medical cannabis is something you would like to pursue, contact us and speak to an admissions representative to get started on your new journey!