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Horticulture Live (Fast‑Track)

Horticulture Live (Fast‑Track)

This class offers everything you need to know to grow cannabis at a commercial level, starting from seed or clone and ending with harvesting, drying, and curing your flower.

Meet with your instructors and classmates from around the world twice a week for 8 weeks via video conference to learn the most cutting-edge information available in the industry.

You’ll get the knowledge, connections, and certification to start your career in the exciting field of cannabis, plus the opportunity for virtual field trips, grow labs, and special events.

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Horticulture Courses

Our Horticulture Semesters provide the most comprehensive cannabis cultivation education and training available in the industry. Whether you’re looking to enter the industry, advance your career, launch your own business or upgrade an existing grow, this class is for you. Learn the latest technology, environmental controls, and scientific techniques to become more sustainable, ward off pests and pathogens, and increase your yields.

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Meet OU’s NEW Horticulture Program

Meet OU’s NEW Horticulture Program

Oaksterdam is excited to announce our brand new Horticulture Program. We have completely overhauled our most popular course to reflect the latest and greatest tools and techniques in cannabis cultivation in line with the growing commercial market. Our January 2022 virtual Live Semester is enrolling now.

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Horticulture Semester: New & Improved!

Horticulture Semester: New & Improved!

We’ve completely revamped our Horticulture curriculum with a focus on optimal growing conditions, nutrient delivery, integrated pest management, and the latest in lighting options. You won’t find a commercial cannabis class like this anywhere but Oaksterdam University!

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Horticulture – Installments

The Horticulture Online course provides the most comprehensive indoor horticultural education available for entering the Cannabis Industry and expanding your personal growth. This course consists of resources, presentations, grow labs, and mastery exercises developed by industry leaders. It is designed for anyone looking to learn everything from seed to harvest. The course will begin with federal V state law, giving you the vital information you didn’t know you needed.  You will learn how to have successful law enforcement encounters, your constitutional rights, and best practices for operating safely and responsibly.

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Horticulture Live (Fast‑Track)

Horticulture Semester (Live)

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This deluxe live classroom experience is the most thorough education available at Oaksterdam University. Classes are held once a week for 17 weeks in real-time, allowing you to network with students from around the world and interact with our expert faculty. You’ll also get the opportunity for virtual field trips, grow labs, and special events. As the highlight, you will work as a team on a Capstone Project based on real-world parameters and feedback from leaders in the field. You’ll finish with an OU certification and a custom grow facility design, ready to bring your ideas to life.

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Horticulture Live (Fast‑Track)

Horticulture (Self‑Paced)

Know the techniques necessary for growing from seed or clone successfully. Get strategies for working, launching, and sustaining a commercial cannabis operation. Learn cannabis plant science and the entire life cycle of the cannabis plant from propagation to harvest. Understand lighting science and controls, ventilation and CO2 supplementation, and electrical systems.

As soon as you enroll, you can start learning. You’ll have immediate access to all the videos of full lectures with opportunities to sign up and participate in live virtual field trips. Tailor the self-paced course to your schedule: take the mobile-friendly online course anytime, anywhere.

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GrowGeneration Copy

Oaksterdam University, America’s premier cannabis college, and GrowGeneration, the largest hydroponics supplier in the country, are thrilled to announce their brand new industry educational partnership. The partnership will ensure that GrowGen staff members — known as GrowPros — are educated in all facets of cannabis horticulture, so they can empower customers to successfully grow cannabis and increase their yields.

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Five Considerations in Choosing a Cannabis School

Five Considerations in Choosing a Cannabis School

Cannabis jobs are on the rise, and more and more people are looking for employment in this exciting emerging industry. Finding the right cannabis career for your skill set and interests can be challenging, especially without support. You might need classes,...

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Five Considerations in Choosing a Cannabis School

What to Look for in a Cannabis Education

Careers in cannabis are growing. People at all career stages are entering the field and pursuing cannabis education. When choosing a cannabis college or educational path, consider your career goals and the school’s offerings when evaluating which program is right for...

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OU Hort Labs Are Open

Oaksterdam Horticulture Labs are now open to all OU alumni and students. Bring your plant babies, questions, and coffee for a morning chat about all things cultivation, 10 a.m. PT Fridays.

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Courses

Course CatalogFeatured Courses Get Certified in America’s Fastest-Growing IndustryBUDTENDINGGet in on the ground floor at a dispensary and share your passion for the plant with a focus on wellness, and customer service. BUSINESSLaunch a start-up, climb the ladder,...

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Oaksterdam University Day is Nov. 10!

Oaksterdam University Day is Nov. 10!

Mark your calendar and get your favorite method of ingestion ready to roll — Oaksterdam University Day is now an official holiday! The City of Oakland declared November 10 “Oaksterdam University Day” in honor of OU’s 15th anniversary.

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Oaksterdam for Professionals

Oaksterdam for Professionals

Be future ready Oaksterdam University provides the highest quality training available to professionals in cannabis and ancillary industries.  In 2021, America’s legal cannabis industry added 107,000 jobs, an average of 280 new jobs daily. It was the fifth year of job...

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