Thomas Jefferson University


Institute of Emerging Health Professions


Applicants must have completed a clinical terminal degree such as but not limited to: BSN, APN, PA-C, MD, DO, PharmD. Individuals with non-clinical graduate level degrees and reasonable experience are eligible with the permission of Program Director.

Only U.S. Citizens or permanent residents may apply.

How to Apply

Create a new account to apply to the Certificate in Cannabis Medicine  using the Jefferson Online Application.
Application fee: $50.00. This fee is non-refundable.

Submit Official Transcript

Submit all official transcripts from the institutions you have attended through one of the following methods:

By Email (Preferred method):

By Mail:

TJAPP Transcript Verification Center

P.O. Box 9130
Watertown, MA 02471

Submit a Copy of your Clinical License

Please upload a copy of your clinical license (RN, MD, DO, etc) be uploaded to the Program Materials section of the application under Documents. (Optional)


A Resume/CV can be uploaded to the Program Materials section of the application under Documents.

Personal Statement

Please describe your current and aspirational involvement with cannabinoid science or business. What skills and knowledge are you most interested in gaining from this program?

Technical Standards

  • Ability to observe and participate in online class exchanges, demonstrations, and other learning venues in interdisciplinary didactic settings.
  • Ability to analyze, synthesize, solve problems and reach interpretive judgments.
  • Sufficient use of the senses of vision, hearing, somatic sensation and motor movement necessary to learn and perform applicable data management in the online setting.
  • Ability to communicate electronically, in writing and verbally with faculty, other students and professional colleagues with accuracy, clarity, efficiency, and timeliness.

The technical standards of the Department to allow for the use of an assistive device (or devices), program time extensions or other forms of support necessary to accomplish the requirements of the program. Such accommodation must be requested in a timely manner and must be documented, reasonable, appropriate and available to the Department and/or the student.