Last Updated: April 9th, 2021
We collect a variety of personal information from or about you or your devices from various sources, as described below. If you do not provide your information when requested, you may not be able to use our Services if that information is necessary to provide our Services or if we are legally required to collect it.
Registration Information. If you sign up for one of our webinars, symposia, meetups, or other events, we may receive your first and last name, age range, level of education, country of residence, interests, email address, the contents of a message or attachments that you may send to us, and other information you choose to provide. Payment Information. If you make a donation to Ralston College, a third-party service provider that handles payments for us will receive your payment card information or other billing information.Communications. If you contact us directly, we may receive additional personal information about you. For example, when you contact us through our website, we may receive your first and last name, email address, the contents of a message or attachments that you may send to us, and other information you choose to provide. If you subscribe to our newsletter, then we may collect certain information from you, such as your first and last name and email address. When we send you emails, we may track whether you open them to learn how to deliver a better customer experience and improve our Services.
Platform Provider. We may receive contact information of participants and viewers of our courses from a third-party platform provider who hosts our online courses. We also receive aggregated and deidentified metrics data about participants and viewers of our online courses hosted by this platform provider.Third-Party Services. You may also post photos, comments, or reviews on our pages available through third-party platforms, including Twitter or Apple Podcasts. If you do so or if you otherwise provide information to our ads hosted on third-party platforms, we and other users may be able to view the personal information you make available through these third-party platforms.Other Third Parties. We may receive additional personal information about you from third parties such as data or marketing partners and combine it with other personal information we have about you.
We use the personal information we collect:
If you are located in the European Economic Area or the United Kingdom, we only process your personal information when we have a valid “legal basis”, including when:
If you are located in the European Economic Area or the United Kingdom, you have the additional rights described below.
We take measures to delete your personal information or keep it in a form that does not permit identifying you when this information is no longer necessary for the purposes for which we process it, unless we are required by law to keep this information for a longer period. When determining the specific retention period, we take into account various criteria, such as the type of service provided to you, the nature and length of our relationship with you, and mandatory retention periods provided by law and the statute of limitations.
We make reasonable efforts to protect your personal information by using technical and organizational safeguards designed to improve the security of the personal information we maintain. However, no electronic transmission or storage of personal information can be entirely secure, we can make no guarantees as to the security or privacy of your personal information.
We may transfer personal information from the European Union to the United States as needed to perform our Services that you have requested from us, or with your consent.
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about our processing activities, please email us at email@example.com or write to us at:Ralston CollegeP.O. Box 8302Savannah, GA, 31412-8302.