Effective February 10, 2016
Information Collection Policy
We gather a variety of information, which generally falls into two categories: submitted and automatic.
We provide you with web forms through which you voluntarily submit personal contact information, such as your name, telephone number, email address and mailing address. We use these forms to collect information necessary to match you with relevant education products and services. We collect the submitted information, store it, then share it with schools and other third parties when necessary to provide you with information on schools, programs and education-related services.
We and our affiliate schools and partners are authorized through your voluntary submissions to contact you by telephone, text message, email or mail, in accordance with all relevant laws, about education options and other related topics. Below, you will find more information on this.
If you receive an email from OnlineDegreePrograms.com or one of our affiliates and you want to unsubscribe, you will be able to do so through an opt-out link in the email. By using the opt-out feature, that particular sender will remove you from its future mailings.
Information Use Policy
By using OnlineDegreePrograms.com, you consent to our sharing the information we collect with schools, affiliated companies and other third parties in order to offer you information on degrees, programs and education-related products and services.
You acknowledge and agree that we have the right to release any collected information as necessary, whether or not it can personally identify you, to businesses providing our company with administration services, such as email service delivery.
By submitting your personal information to us, you grant us the right to release it to abide a legal request or when we feel it is necessary. We will provide your information to authorities in good faith, when we believe it’s essential to preserve our rights, ensure someone’s safety, or investigate alleged fraud. We may also provide your personal information to other parties if OnlineDegreePrograms.com enters into a merger, acquisition or sale of all or some of its assets to a third party.
Your voluntary submissions to our website give us and our affiliates, including third-party marketing partners and vendors, permission to contact you by telephone, text message, email or mail. You can be contacted with marketing or other information regarding education-related products and services.
You submission relinquishes your rights under the Do Not Call list or other applicable laws for a certain duration. By supplying us with information, you effectively omit Do Not Call requirements established by both state and federal governments.
By using OnlineDegreePrograms.com, you acknowledge and consent to our using cookies.
Tiny pieces of data sent from websites to visitor’s web browsers are known as cookies. OnlineDegreePrograms.com uses the information collected through cookies for web analytics, which is achieved by using Google Analytics, a Google, Inc. tool. Advertising cookies, also known as third-party cookies, collect anonymous information and are used to make ads more relevant to visitor’s interests. These cookies track navigation and publish ads on behalf of third parties.
- Lead auditing: to ensure accuracy, pertinence and validity of submitted information.
- Web analytics: to capture demographic and other anonymous data for the purpose of web optimization and other analysis.
- Tracking marketing and conversion: to target and optimize digital ad serving for improving advertising effectiveness, user experience and relevance.
You can remove cookies at any time through a function of your web browser. You usually have to do this per use and not a single time.
Additionally, you can generally opt-out of personalized ads from businesses that follow the Digital Advertising Alliance’s Self-Regulatory Principles, members of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) and other ad networks and third-party advertisers. You can unsubscribe from personalized ads on the NAI and DAA websites.