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Contact VDCI with your questions.

Our core in-person admin office hours are:

  • Monday-Thursday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Pacific
  • Friday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Pacific

Please call or text us. 619-758-9300.

We are here to help you.

Student Support from VDCI Admin Team

    Academic Advising & Counseling

    Certificate Program & Academic Advising – Our team of academic advisors is available to help you find the right path in your long-term, short-term professional and educational goals. Appointments are available Tuesdays through Thursdays between 10 am and 3 pm. To schedule an appointment with an advisor, please send us an email.

    Academic Counseling & Tutoring – If you need assistance with a particular course or project, we recommend that you schedule an appointment with your instructor or your course Teacher Assistant (TA). If you need more hands-on guidance from your instructor, you may schedule a tutoring session. The instructors are available for on-on-one tutoring on Tuesdays and Thursdays only. There is an additional charge for this one-on-one tutoring. There is a minimum of two hours for these sessions. To schedule an appointment or a tutoring session with your instructor or course TA, please send us an email.

    Typical Career Paths

    Standard Career Paths for CAD Drafter

    VDCI Job Board

    VDCI maintains an active Job Board, which includes available positions aligned with the keywords associated with our Technology Certificate & Training Bundle Digital Badges.

    Careers & Networking

    Aligned with our school’s mission and objectives, VDCI does its best to offer you networking and job opportunity connections to help you jump-start your career in the construction industry.

    We strongly encourage you to participate in our VDCI Student Lounge and to join our VDCI LinkedIn School Page. They are both terrific vehicles to keep you engaged with your classmates, introduce yourself to VDCI alumni and learn about professional opportunities throughout North America.

    Career Support

    Career Advancement Advisor – Do you need help figuring out your career path? Schedule an appointment with one of our career advisors. They will assess your educational and professional background, and will carefully to provide you with the best routes you could take.

    Drop-ins are welcome Mondays through Thursdays between 11 am and 1 pm.

    You can also make an appointment by send us an email.

    Job Opportunities & Wage Comparisons

    Find job openings in your area or search for opportunities nationwide with these online job/wage resources: