Terms of Use and Privacy Policy for Use of MastersInNursing.net (Effective January 5, 2016)

Thank you for your use of and interest in MastersInNursing.net. This page explains how our website maintains certain types of data to provide users with education-related content, products, and services. You agree to these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy when you use our website.

The two types of data MastersInNursing.net collects and utilizes are: submitted information and automatic information. Read descriptions of both types below.

Submitted information is submitted voluntarily by users via MastersInNursing.net’s web forms. This data encompasses personal contact information (like name, telephone number, mailing address, and email address) and any other information that enables our us to pair users with appropriate schools, as well as various other education-related products and services. We gather, maintain, and disperse submitted information as necessary to schools and our thirty-party partners. Sharing this information helps MastersInNursing.net provide our websites’ visitors with useful information regarding education-related services, such as schools and programs.

Your voluntary submission of this information allows us, our partners, and third-parties to contact you (via phone, text message, email, or mail) regarding education-related topics, programs, and services. MastersInNursing.net will exercise this ability in compliance with all relevant laws. Additional information can be found at the bottom of this document. If you receive any undesired email messages from us or our third-party partners, you will be given the opportunity to opt-out by simply clicking on a link. When you do so, you will be removed from future mailings from that particular sender.

Automatic information encompasses anonymous data MastersInNursing.net receives when you use our website, as is the case with most websites. When we receive this data, we are able to improve user-experience. We do so by personalizing content to users’ unique interests. We use “cookies” to gather anonymous data for analytics, site optimization and personalized advertising and marketing. This information includes (but is not limited to) your your IP address, your operating system version, and your browser version. You can find more information regarding our use of cookies below.

When you interact with MastersInNursing.net, you thereby agree to our sharing of collected data to schools, affiliate vendors, and third parties. Dispersing this information allows us to provide users with degree information and other relevant education-related products and services. When you use our website, you give MastersInNursing.net the right to share any compiled information (personal or other) to companies that provide us with administrative services, such as email delivery, when necessary.

By submitting personal information to MastersInNursing.net, you authorize us, schools, and our partnered affiliates to contact you (via telephone, text message, email, or mail) to provide you with marketing or other information related to educational services and products. Via our website, you also authorize MastersInNursing.net, schools, and third party vendors to contact you for temporary period. During this time, you relinquish any rights given to you by the Do Not Call list and other applicable laws.

When you submit personal information to MastersInNursing.net, you give us the right to release your personal information in any situation where required by law, such as to abide by a subpoena or other legal procedure. We exercise this right only when we harbor a good faith belief that disclosure is required to preserve our rights, assure your or others’ safety, investigate supposed fraud, or answer a legal or governmental request. In the event that MastersInNursing.net merges with or acquires another company, or sells all or part of its assets to a third party, disclosure of personal information may also be required.

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy Changes Notification

MastersInNursing.net may alter our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy if circumstances change. We therefore recommend consulting this document from time to time for up-to-date practices regarding to your privacy, as well as other crucial information.

Cookie Policy

MastersInNursing.net uses “cookies,” or tiny pieces of information sent from a website to your browser, for various technical purposes, like web analytics. When you use MastersInNursing.net, you automatically agree to our use of cookies. We perform web analytics mainly using a Google, Inc. tool called Google Analytics. By using cookies, advertisers can tailor advertisements to users’ unique interests. Cookies do not contain personal information, meaning users remain anonymous. Advertising cookies, or third-party cookies, monitor users’ browsing and publish ads on third-parties’ behalf.

Please consult Google’s privacy policy for additional information regarding Google Analytics: http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html.

MastersInNursing.net and its partners use cookies in three primary ways, summarized below:

Users can remove cookies at any time via browser settings, generally on a per use, rather than one-time, basis. Users can also opt out of receiving tailored advertisements from third-parties and advertising networks if they belong to the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI), or adhere to the Digital Advertising Alliance’s (DAA) Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising. By visiting the “opt-out” pages of these organizations’ websites, you may unsubscribe from these types of ads.

Contact Information

You may use our contact form to address any questions or concerns about this Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.