What are the starting dates for the programs?

The programs are self-paced and you can register and begin the courses at any time. You’ll have eight weeks to complete the program starting from the date you register.

How long do the programs take to complete?

The programs can be completed in eight weeks.

How much time should I expect to devote to the program?

Students should expect to dedicate around 6 hours per week to complete coursework in this program.

What type of qualification is associated with the Cannabis Certificate programs?

Students who successfully complete the program will receive a certificate of completion from Kalamazoo Valley Community College.

Are scholarships or financial aid available for Kalamazoo Valley Community College’s cannabis programs?

These programs are currently not eligible for federal aid.

Why Green Flower?

Kalamazoo Valley Community College has partnered with cannabis education platform Green Flower Media to produce credible cannabis programs. 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.

The Kalamazoo Promise Benefits - What is it?

The Kalamazoo Promise is a scholarship program that covers the cost of tuition and mandatory fees at qualifying post-secondary education and training institutions. The Promise is available to graduates of Kalamazoo Public Schools who lived in the district while attending at least all of high school in Kalamazoo Public Schools. For eligible students, the program cost is 100% covered. Please contact The Kalamazoo Promise to ensure eligibility prior to registering at 269.337.0037 or info@kalamazoopromise.com.

Are KVCC's Cannabis Education Programs eligible for a 529 plan?

529 plans cannot be used to pay for the Cannabis Certificate program fees.