CRETE - Doane University is set to launch a Professional Cannabis Certificate Program, the first of its kind offered in Nebraska.

The program, titled “Cannabis Science and Industries: Seeds to Needs,” is a series of online courses designed by leading experts in the cannabis industry with PHD and MD credentials.

Courses are expected to be available on Doane-X later this fall.

Doane’s Professional Cannabis Certificate is designed to meet the interests of students who would like to enter the cannabis field, including cultivators and processors.

The program also provides a foundation of knowledge for those interested in working in professions within the cannabis industry such as marketing, business, finance, and administration.