The Business of Cannabis, BBA (Online)

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May 13, 2024
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LIM College’s online Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in The Business of Cannabis degree program provides students with a unique understanding of the rapidly expanding cannabis industry and equips graduates with core business skills and knowledge.

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The Business of Cannabis Program Overview

The online BBA in The Business of Cannabis program at LIM is one of a kind, offering a unique view of the industry. It is New York State's first cannabis business bachelor’s degree. Graduates attain a distinct skill set and can pursue a variety of career paths within cannabis. 

Curriculum & Careers

The Business of Cannabis program courses follow the lifecycle of cannabis from growth to consumer, showcasing what it takes to operate a cannabis business successfully. Key courses in the program are:

  • Cannabis Product Development and Merchandising
  • Regulatory Issues in the Cannabis Industry
  • The Cannabis Supply Chain
  • The Business of Cannabis Cultivation and Manufacturing
  • The Marketing of Cannabis

Review Program Requirements

LIM requires all Business of Cannabis majors to complete 13 experiential education credits, which includes internships and a full-semester Senior Capstone.

The Business of Cannabis majors can select a minor—from over 20 options—that aligns with their academic program and professional goals. Suggested minors include:

  • Digital Business
  • International Business
  • Management
  • Retail Buying and Planning

By completing internships, you can gain relevant job experience that employers are searching for and make important industry connections.

Among the places where students in the online Business of Cannabis program have interned is Supernova Women, an organization that empowers people of color to become self-sufficient shareholders in the cannabis economy.

Undergraduate Internships  Career Development Resources

Cannabis is a fast-growing industry, with an increasing demand for well-trained business professionals. 

When you graduate from in LIM's program in The Business of Cannabis, you are not like any other business major graduate. You will have a degree that indicates you possess a specialized understanding of marketing, retail, and distribution and more in the cannabis business.

As a cannabis bachelor’s degree holder your areas of career focus can include:

  • Branding and Social Media
  • Manufacturing and Operations Management
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Supply Chain and Logistics

The Business of Cannabis Career Pathway  Life After LIM

Why Study The Business of Cannabis Online at LIM

LIM College proudly provides students with unparalleled educational and career-focused opportunities through the pioneering Business of Cannabis bachelor’s degree program. 

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LIM and the Fashion & Cannabis Industries

Fashion and cannabis businesses have more elements in common than you may think, and LIM is an expert in educating students in merchandising, marketing, and management.

As an aspiring cannabis business professional, understanding these business practices is crucial. What better place to learn them than at LIM?

The faculty members who teach in this program are accomplished cannabis business professionals, bringing years of practical experience into the classroom. 

LIM Online

You have many responsibilities in life, but we won’t let that stop you from being able to achieve the career of your dreams. 

Earn your cannabis degree from anywhere in the world and feel supported through our 100% online format.

Discover our online-specific learning resources and support services.

Student Life & Support Services

As an online learner, you can still feel connected to your peers, professors, and campus community. 

Explore our academic resources, and find ways to get involved through various student life activities and organizations.

About Cannabis

Learn more about what cannabis really is and how the industry works.

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Earn a BBA in The Business of Cannabis Online Through LIM College

Place yourself at the forefront of the growing cannabis industry with the online Bachelor of Business Administration in The Business of Cannabis degree program at LIM College.

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