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Cannabis Dispensary Administration

Master Cannabis Dispensary Administration for a promising career in a booming industry:

  • Comprehensive Program: Our Cannabis Dispensary Administration program focuses on providing cannabis patient education and ensuring smooth dispensary operations in compliance with state and federal regulations. Prepare for rewarding work in a licensed cannabis dispensary.
  • Client Interaction and Education: Develop skills to effectively interact with and educate cannabis clients in a regulated environment, ensuring their needs are met with professionalism and knowledge.
  • Career Pathways: Acquire foundational knowledge to pursue diverse careers within the cannabis industry, opening doors to exciting opportunities beyond the dispensary setting.
  • State-Specific Cannabis Laws: Gain a deep understanding of the cannabis laws specific to your state, ensuring compliance and a thorough grasp of the legal landscape.
  • Inventory Management: Learn to plan, purchase, and manage inventories, recognizing their impact on organizational success in the cannabis industry.
  • Medical Use of Marijuana: Acquire knowledge about the medical applications of marijuana, enabling you to contribute effectively to patient care and support.
  • Business Management Fundamentals: Develop foundational business management skills.

Course Details

  • Delivery Method: Online
  • Program Length: 8 months
  • Credits: 53

Career Options

  • Retail Store
  • Dispensary

course requirement

Employment in this field typically requires individuals to be 21 years or older and comply with regulations regarding a criminal background check.


What You Will Learn

In our Cannabis Dispensary Administration program, you will gain the essential knowledge and skills to excel in the cannabis industry. Learn how to effectively manage inventories, assess and meet customer needs, and navigate the specific cannabis laws in your state. Explore the medical applications of marijuana and develop a solid foundation in business management practices. Prepare yourself for success in this dynamic field and make a positive impact on patients and the cannabis community.

The Rockford Career College Advantage

Rockford Career College is a distinguished institution that prioritizes career-focused education, equipping students with practical skills and real-world experience in their desired fields. What sets Rockford Career College apart is its unwavering commitment to preparing students for success in the workforce.

  • Programs: Choose from a diverse range of programs in animal sciences, healthcare, business, cannabis, and skilled trades. Our programs are meticulously crafted to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to thrive in their chosen careers.
  • Small Class Sizes: Benefit from personalized attention and support from our instructors, thanks to our small class sizes. This approach ensures a deeper understanding of the subject matter and the ability to apply it to real-world scenarios.
  • Multiple Schedule Options: We understand the demands of your life. That's why we offer on-campus, hybrid, and fully online diploma and degree programs that provide the flexibility you need to accommodate your lifestyle.
  • Experienced Faculty: Learn from industry professionals who bring extensive experience and expertise to the classroom. Our faculty members provide invaluable real-world insights and connections to enhance your learning journey.
  • Hands-on Training: Gain practical skills through hands-on training in state-of-the-art labs and clinical settings. Apply what you learn in the classroom to real-world situations, enhancing your confidence and readiness for your future career.


  • On-Campus & Online Options
  • 20+ Career-Focused Programs
  • Hands-On & Real World Training
  • Inclusive Small Class Sizes
  • Caring Instructors
  • Student-Centered Experience
  • Tutoring & Personalized Support
  • Financial Aid for Those Who Qualify
  • Externship Opportunities
  • Career Placement Assistance

"The program taught me so much about this industry. Through my education, I learned more about the cannabis industry and how medical marijuana helps patients. Being able to help educate patients about cannabis is so rewarding."

April Rocha

2022 Graduate, Cannabis Dispensary Administration