Cannabis is one of the fastest growing sectors of the U.S. economy.

Whether you're longing for a career change or looking to take the next step in your cannabis journey, you'll learn about the industry from the ground up, exploring cultivation, supply chain, social and economic justice, marketing, retail, and compliance issues.

  • Fully online
  • One-year program
  • Taught by industry professionals


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Learn about our master's degree in The Business of Cannabis

Courses & Curriculum

All students will have the option to enroll in the "Career Success Track” which consists of 3 career courses, all of which are aimed at preparing students to recognize, understand, and secure their career goals.

Required Courses

  • MPSI 600 - Career Accelerator credit(s): 3

  • MPSI 690 - Graduate Career Exploration Internship credit(s): 1

  • MPSB 608 - Internship in The Business of Fashion credit(s): 3 or MPSM 608 - Internship in Fashion Marketing credit(s): 3 or MPSR 659 - Internship in Fashion Merchandising and Management credit(s) 3 or MPSS 610 - Internship in Global Fashion Supply Chain Management credit(s) 3 or MSCA 714 - Internship in Consumer Analytics credit(s): 3 
Students declare the “Career Success Track” option at the end of their first semester. In order to declare the track a student must either be currently taking or have already passed MPSI 600 - Career Accelerator.

There are all kinds of opportunities for professionals who possess the unique combination of specific knowledge about the cannabis industry and traditional business skills. Below is a sample of recent positions available at cannabis and cannabis-adjacent businesses. (Source: LinkedIn Dec. 2021

  • Vice President, Supply Chain
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Vice President, Consumer Insights & Trends
  • Chief Marketing Officer
  • CBD Commercial Director
  • Director of Operations

LIM's MPS in The Business of Cannabis began enrolling students in Fall 2022. Positions listed on this page are anticipated, not actual, job titles for graduates of that program. Our catalog lists additional disclosures specific to this program.

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Why Cannabis? Why LIM?

Cannabis Business Careers

The cannabis industry encompasses a variety of markets, including beauty/wellness, industrial use (hemp), recreational cannabis, and medicinal/pharmaceutical use.

Cannabis jobs are among the fast-growing in the U.S., employing hundreds of thousands of people nationwide.

Explore a Career in Cannabis

Cannabis FAQ

Eager to educate yourself about the fastest growing industry of our time? Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about cannabis and its connected fields and terms.

Learn More Here

You'll Learn from the Best in the Business

Our faculty is made up of some of the industry's most talented innovators, such as Kristin Jordan, Esq., Executive Director of the Asian Cannabis Roundtable, and cannabis law expert Wei Hu, Esq.


From Seed to Sale, We Cover it All

You'll dive into the industry from the ground up, exploring cultivation, supply chain, social and economic justice, marketing, retail, ethics, and compliance issues.

Convenient Online Courses

Our full online format allows you to log on and complete your coursework from anywhere you are - and at any time that fits your individual lifestyle.

LIM's Class of 2022 Boasts a 96% Career Outcomes Rate

Employers who have hired LIM College graduates include Amazon, LUSH Cosmetics, NBC Universal, Nike, Potent Farms, and Urban Outfitters. 

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