Study in Nelson, British Columbia
The community of Nelson reflects the values of TCM like no other in the Pacific Northwest. Located on the edge of Kootenay Lake surrounded by mountains, it’s the ideal physical location to learn Traditional Chinese Medicine’s lessons in a framework of harmony.
The culture of Nelson is a vibrant, open community that celebrates all walks of life. Open minds and hearts thrive in Nelson, which makes ours the ideal community to study what is your passion in life.
Ranked the number one small town arts community in Canada, Nelson boasts a charming turn-of-the-century atmosphere with over 350 preserved heritage buildings. Our school shares the community with three other post-secondary institutions, resulting in an abundance of available student housing in the rental market.
The remarkable beauty of the area surrounding Nelson offers nature lovers the opportunity to experience an array of outdoor pursuits, including kayaking, hiking, skiing, and mountain biking. Students with families find it an exceptional location to raise children.
One of the advantages to studying at ACOS is location, location, location! Nelson, BC is a beautiful little mountain town boasting amazing scenery, a vibrant arts culture, great live music venues and world class skiing and mountain biking. If you are going to live and study somewhere for 3-5 years, it may as well be in a fantastic town. Check out these links to area business and activities… (ACOS does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external site – links will open in a new window)