Privacy

Policy

Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing and Allied Health (dba Nebraska Methodist College) respects your right to privacy, and we are committed to protecting your personal information. This privacy policy outlines the information we may collect on our website (www.methodistcollege.edu) and how we may use that information.  This policy applies only to the information collected online through this website which is defined as all publicly accessible pages under the domain www.methodistcollege.edu

Links to Other Sites

Links to third party websites on the NMC site are provided as a convenience to you. NMC is not responsible for any of these sites or their content and does not endorse or make any representations about the software, products or materials found there, as well as the privacy practices or any results that may be obtained from using these websites. 

Information Collected Automatically

In some instances, information not personally identifiable by user is collected on our NMC website. Examples of the type of information collected include: date and time of your visit, IP address, browser type, pages visited, and the website address used when you visited.  This information is used for statistical purposes and to diagnose problems with the website.  Unless specifically stated, no additional information is collected about you without your consent.

The NMC website also uses Google Analytics to collect anonymous information about users regarding traffic data.  For more information about Google's privacy policies, please visit http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html.  

Information You Provide NMC

Please know that Nebraska Methodist College will collect personally identifiable information about you such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and comments that you share with the college, and that this data will be used by Nebraska Methodist College to provide you with information you have requested.  Examples of requests include event updates, admissions material, responses to questions, or other correspondence you have requested from the College.

We will not sell, share, rent or trade your individual information with any third parties that are not directly affiliated with Nebraska Methodist College unless such information is expressly required by state or federal law.

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) Compliance

Nebraska Methodist College is in compliance with the requirement of the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance http://www.ftc.gov/ogc/coppa1.htm. We do not collect any identifiable information from anyone under 13 years of age, and our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Computer Cookies

A cookie is a file stored on your computer that is used to identify and store user preferences about a website to prepare web pages.  The NMC website may store information on your computer through a cookie.   You can remove cookies from your computer, but it is generally not recommended as many of your settings with websites may be lost.  For more information about cookies and how to manage them, please refer to your computer help system.

Email and Telephone Communication

Nebraska Methodist College will communicate with you by telephone, regular mail or e-mail as you have requested and for the information you have requested. NMC may also send to you e-mail communications based upon personally identifiable information that you agreed to share with us.  Please know that you may opt out of any type of correspondence with NMC at any time by contacting us at NMCMarketing@methodistcollege.edu .  You may also opt out of any e-mail correspondence sent to you by following the unsubscribe link located on your e-mail.

Photos and Testimonial Policy

Any pictures of Nebraska Methodist College students, classes, activities, and/or faculty and staff may be placed on the website and in NMC publications without the consent of those photographed only if the names of the subjects are not identified. Group pictures are preferred.  No external product or service will be endorsed in conjunction with pictures. Communication of the policy will be coordinated through NMC and will be included in the student handbook, orientation materials and employee/faculty policies and procedures.

If you do not wish to have your picture published, you must inform Nebraska Methodist College in writing. Send notification to the Vice President of Business Development and Communications, Nebraska Methodist College, 720 North 87th Street, Omaha, NE 68114.

Secure Shopping

This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Our secure server software (SSL) encrypts all personal information including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be intercepted as the information travels over the Internet. As a consumer you are protected under the Fair Credit Billing Act and other federal consumer protection laws against certain unauthorized charges made to your credit card. If you have any reason to believe that an unauthorized charge was made to your card, contact your credit card company and Nebraska Methodist College Business Office immediately.

Additional Privacy Concerns

Our privacy practices are periodically reviewed and updated.  Please visit this site for any changes to our privacy policy or terms of use. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, please contact: NMCMarketing@methodistcollege.edu.

Copyright

Copyright © 2013 Nebraska Methodist College

All design, methods, structures, and material is Copyright © 2013 by Nebraska Methodist College (NMC). Any part or whole of this site may not be copied or reproduced in any form without written permission from NMC.

This policy was last updated June 27, 2013.