FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT ARE THE STARTING DATES FOR THE SAINT JOSEPH’S CANNABIS CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS?
HOW MUCH TIME SHOULD I EXPECT TO DEVOTE TO THE PROGRAM?
Students should expect to dedicate 8-15 hours per week to adequately interact and complete coursework in the certificate program.
WHAT IS THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE?
Students may register up to 7 days, after the start date. To register past that date, please contact us to see if we can accommodate your request.
WHAT TYPE OF QUALIFICATION IS ASSOCIATED WITH THE SAINT JOSEPH’S CANNABIS CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS?
Students who successfully complete each program will receive a certificate of completion from Saint Joseph’s University.
ARE SAINT JOSEPH’S UNIVERSITY’S CANNABIS CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS TO WORK AT THEIR OWN PACE?
Yes, but with some structure. New course material is made available weekly for the duration of each program. Student study is primarily asynchronous (i.e. you may study at a time suitable for yourself). Students are required to pass online tests to progress through the program. You may “catch up” at your own speed, however you cannot progress through the course faster than the weekly release of new content.
ARE SCHOLARSHIPS OR FINANCIAL AID AVAILABLE FOR SAINT JOSEPH’S CANNABIS CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS?
Saint Joseph’s cannabis certificates are non-credit, so they are not eligible for federal aid.
HOW LONG DOES THE PROGRAM TAKE TO COMPLETE?
Each certificate consists of three eight-week courses. The certificate takes approximately six months in total to complete.
WHY GREEN FLOWER MEDIA?
Saint Joseph’s University has partnered with cannabis education platform Green Flower Media to produce credible cannabis certificates. Green Flower’s content curriculum features trusted information and perspectives from industry-leading cannabis professionals, delivered in a format designed using best-in-class learning practices.