CTAC Self-Learning Center
Privacy Statement

CTAC Self-Learning Center is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the CTAC Self-Learning Center site and governs data collection and usage. By using the CTAC Self-Learning Center site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

CTAC Self-Learning Center collects personally identifiable information, such as your email address, name, home or work address or telephone number. CTAC Self-Learning Center also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by CTAC Self-Learning Center. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by CTAC Self-Learning Center for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the CTAC Self-Learning Center site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through CTAC Self-Learning Center public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: CTAC Self-Learning Center does not read any of your private online communications.

CTAC Self-Learning Center encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from CTAC Self-Learning Center so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. CTAC Self-Learning Center is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the CTAC Self-Learning Center and CTAC Self-Learning Center family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

CTAC Self-Learning Center collects and uses your personal information to operate the CTAC Self-Learning Center Web site and deliver the services you have requested. CTAC Self-Learning Center also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from CTAC Self-Learning Center and its affiliates. CTAC Self-Learning Center may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

CTAC Self-Learning Center does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. CTAC Self-Learning Center may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, CTAC Self-Learning Center may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to CTAC Self-Learning Center, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

CTAC Self-Learning Center does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

CTAC Self-Learning Center keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within CTAC Self-Learning Center, in order to determine what CTAC Self-Learning Center services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within CTAC Self-Learning Center to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

CTAC Self-Learning Center Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on CTAC Self-Learning Center or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of CTAC Self-Learning Center; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of CTAC Self-Learning Center, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The CTAC Self-Learning Center Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize CTAC Self-Learning Center pages, or register with CTAC Self-Learning Center site or services, a cookie helps CTAC Self-Learning Center to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same CTAC Self-Learning Center Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the CTAC Self-Learning Center features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the CTAC Self-Learning Center services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

CTAC Self-Learning Center secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. CTAC Self-Learning Center secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

CTAC Self-Learning Center will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. CTAC Self-Learning Center encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how CTAC Self-Learning Center is protecting your information.

Contact Information

CTAC Self-Learning Center welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that CTAC Self-Learning Center has not adhered to this Statement, please contact CTAC Self-Learning Center at aya.port@nyu.edu. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.