www.engineeringdegreeguides.org (“Engineering Degree Guides“) operates engineeringdegreeguides.org and may operate other websites. It is Engineering Degree Guides’ policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.
Like most website operators, Engineering Degree Guides collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Engineering Degree Guides’ purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Engineering Degree Guides’ visitors use its website. From time to time, Engineering Degree Guides may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Engineering Degree Guides also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on Engineering Degree Guides’ blogs/sites. Engineering Degree Guides only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
We do not collect any Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”) from you unless you voluntarily choose to disclose such information while using the Website or contact us via e-mail or contact form.
Those who engage in transactions with Engineering Degree Guides are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Engineering Degree Guides collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Engineering Degree Guides. Engineering Degree Guides does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Engineering Degree Guides may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. Engineering Degree Guides may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Engineering Degree Guides does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Engineering Degree Guides discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Engineering Degree Guides’ behalf or to provide services available at Engineering Degree Guides’ websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Engineering Degree Guides’ websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Engineering Degree Guides will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Engineering Degree Guides discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Engineering Degree Guides believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Engineering Degree Guides, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of a Engineering Degree Guides website and have supplied your email address, Engineering Degree Guides may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Engineering Degree Guides and our products. If you send us a request (for example via email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Engineering Degree Guides takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Engineering Degree Guides, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Engineering Degree Guides goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of Engineering Degree Guides may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.