What information does Graduate Programs collect about me as I use graduateprograms.com?
Graduate Programs may collect personally identifiable information from you such as your name, telephone number, postal address, e-mail address and credit card information so that we or selected companies can provide you with the products and services you request. For example, we may ask you for your name, e-mail address, and certain other information in connection with certain features. Graduate Programs may also collect non-personally identifiable information when you visit the graduateprograms.com, such as your browser configuration, the type of operating system you are using, and information about your Internet service provider.
How does Graduate Programs use the information supplied by me?
We may use the information you supply to fulfill your requests for products and services, to respond to your inquiries, and to offer other products and services from either us or selected companies which may be of interest to you. If you decide that you do not wish to receive such communications from Graduate Programs and others, you may opt-out of receiving further e-mails and other communications by clicking “Unsubscribe” in any email. If you choose to submit content for publication (e.g., information to be posted as a comment, student review and ratings, etc.), we may publish your name, screen name or such other information you supply. If you have indicated interest in receiving information directly from a selected outside company, we may provide such selected outside company with information that may include but not be limited to your name, telephone number, postal address and email address. If you decide that you do not wish to receive further communications from such selected outside company, you will need to so notify such selected outside company.
In addition, Graduate Programs may disclose information we maintain (A) if in good faith we believe that such disclosure is necessary to (1) comply with the law or legal process; (2) protect and defend our rights and property; (3) protect against misuse or unauthorized use of the graduateprograms.com; or (4) protect the personal safety, property, or rights of our users or the public, or (B) in connection with a corporate transaction, such as a divestiture, merger, consolidation, or asset sale.
How can I change my privacy options?
If at some point after giving Graduate Programs your personally identifying information, you do not wish to continue to receive additional information and offers from Graduate Programs or from affiliates, or from selected outside companies, you may opt out of receiving future emails by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link located at the bottom of each e-mail.
What are “cookies” and how does Graduate Programs use them?
“Cookies” are pieces of information that are placed by Graduate Programs in a storage place on your computer or mobile device. Cookies do not contain information that is, in itself, personally identifying. Cookies are placed on your computer or mobile device in a limited way to help deliver advertisements, to calculate unique site visitors, and to track usage throughout our site. Other uses include placement of cookies to make the login process more convenient for our services that use logins. In addition, some advertisers or featured services providers may place cookies on your computer or mobile device. We also contract with certain third parties to help manage and optimize the Graduate Programs business, including but not limited to the following companies with whom we share information in order to operate graduateprograms.com and deliver our service to you: