Selkirk College

School of the Arts

Area of Study

  • Jewelry design
  • Music Production
  • Web Design and new media


Imagine a learning environment where creative energy overflows and lifestyle meshes perfectly with life goals. Located in the magical mountain setting of the West Kootenay region of British Columbia, School of the Arts at Selkirk College brings together learners in an atmosphere that stretches the limits of what is possible. At home in one of Canada’s most vibrant rural settings, Nelson welcomes a mosaic of brimming talent with a vibe mirroring the essentials of urban life.

The School of the Arts at Selkirk College sets a course for study in Digital Arts, Contemporary Music & Technology, Kootenay Studio Arts and Web Development. In classrooms and studio spaces, students are mentored by instructors who are experts in their fields with relevant real-world experience to share. Small class sizes, affordable tuition and unparalleled supports ease the pressure so the focus of the post-secondary journey is one of discovery. Explore your passion in an unsurpassed learning environment that is both quaint and concentrated, where the pathway to a remarkable future is within reach.

People dream of a place where an eclectic community offering a bounty of cultural and recreational activities come together in a glorious mountain surrounding full of people who care deeply about the success of others. That place exists at Selkirk College, the ideal place to learn, create, recreate and be inspired.

Program Length

2 years


Have graduated from a BC Senior Secondary School or equivalent, or
Be 19 years of age or over at the time of application, or
Be under 19 years of age but have a written recommendation from your Secondary School Principal


Tenth Street Campus,
820 Tenth Street, Nelson

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