As you use OnlinePhDPrograms.com, you may be asked to submit personal information. This privacy statement outlines how this website collects and uses the personal information you provide.
Collecting Your Personal Information
The following contact information may be collected as you use OnlinePhDPrograms.com:
- Email address
- Mailing address
- Phone number
The following demographic information may be collected as you use OnlinePhDPrograms.com:
- Level of education
- Zip code
The following computer information may also be gathered through your use of OnlinePhDPrograms.com:
- IP address
- Browser type
- Referring/exit pages
- Operating system
Using Your Personal Information
We use your contact, demographic, and computer information to then provide education information and improve our site by:
- Recommending online college degree programs based on your education level, interest, and career goals
- Respond to requests, questions, and concerns
- Send you requested school information
- Send you a newsletter
- Send you relevant marketing communications*
- Conduct research and analysis
- Improve OnlinePhDPrograms.com and our marketing efforts
*If you no longer wish to receive marketing information, you may follow the unsubscribe instructions included in our emails.
Sharing Your Personal Information
There may be times when we share your personal information. We may provide it to companies that help us perform business functions, such as customer service or email service delivery, or to third-party companies to use in the ways that are described in this privacy statement. We may also disclose your personal information when required to do so by law when we believe that this disclosure is needed to protect our rights, your safety, or the safety of others; to respond to any government requests if OnlinePhDPrograms.com is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of its assets; or to investigate fraud. We will not sell your personal information to third-party companies for any unrelated uses.
When you submit your personal information to OnlinePhDPrograms.com, you are making an inquiry, which grants us, our affiliated entities, and third-party marketing partners and vendors to contact you. This includes telephone calls for a limited period, even if the telephone number you provided is on any state or federal Do Not Call lists, because inquiries are an exception to Do Not Call requirements.
Changes To This Privacy Statement
We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. We encourage you to review this page periodically for the latest information on our privacy practices.
Effective on August 22, 2012