Cannabis Science, Associate
The associate in Cannabis Science equips graduates with the skills necessary to gain employment in the emerging cannabis markets in Michigan, the United States, and beyond. Cannabis Science graduates earn over 400 hours of hands-on laboratory experience to prepare them for a career as technician in the cannabis field. Cannabis science technicians perform laboratory extractions, preparations and analytical testing. This degree may also lead to a BS in Cannabis Chemistry. The chemistry program at Lake Superior State University is approved by the American Chemical Society
Program Learning Outcomes
- Interpret and discuss basic cannabis chemistry.
- Demonstrate lab knowledge and skills.
- Employ chemical instrumentation skills.
- Practice communication skills.
- Apply information retrieval skills.
- Embrace and use safe chemical practices.
|CHEM 115||General Chemistry I||5|
|CHEM 116||General Chemistry II||5|
|CCHM 120||Cannabis Chemistry I||1|
|CHEM 208||Survey Organic Chem/Biol Apps||4|
|CHEM 231||Quantitative Analysis||4|
|CHEM 236||Chemistry of Soil||3|
|or BIOL 235||Int to Protected Horticulture|
|CCHM 240||Cannabis Plant Prep Chem Anlys||2|
|CCHM 245||Cannabis Chemistry II||1|
|CCHM 250||Cannabis Production||1|
|CHEM 332||Instrumental Analysis||4|
|BIOL 131||General Biology: Cells||4|
|BIOL 132||General Biology: Organisms||4|
|BIOL 204||General Microbiology||4|
|MATH 111||College Algebra||3|
|MATH 207||Prin of Statistical Methods||3|
General Education: All LSSU Associate’s degree candidates must complete the LSSU General Education Requirements.
A minimum of 62 credits (at the 100 level or higher) must be earned for graduation with a cumulative gpa of 2.00 or higher. A gpa of 2.00 or higher is required in your Major, and a gpa of 2.00 or higher is required in your General Education Requirements.