Privacy Policy

PTI respects the privacy of those who visit the www.pti.edu website and does what is reasonable to protect everyone's privacy.

Pittsburgh Technical Institute ("we," "our," "us") respects the privacy of those who visit the www.pti.edu website ("Website"). Pittsburgh Technical Institute will do what is reasonable to protect everyone's privacy, but cannot guarantee security against unauthorized users or other issues outside of Pittsburgh Technical Institute's control. We are not responsible for security of information sent to us over the Internet. If you are concerned about transmitting sensitive information to us through the Internet and Website, please do not do it.

The effective date of this Privacy Policy is February 17, 2012.

This Privacy Policy is provided to explain the online information practices of Pittsburgh Technical Institute and the choices users can make about the way personally identifiable information is collected, used, and shared. By using the Website, you agree that we can collect, use, or share any information collected from you in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy only covers the Website.

PRIVACY POLICY CHANGES

Any changes will be posted below for a period of 30 days prior to taking effect, in which case you will have the option to opt out of the changes prior to such changes taking effect. Your continued use of the Website after any changes become effective constitutes your acceptance of such changes.

PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION

Pittsburgh Technical Institute will not transfer, give or sell personally identifiable information to any outside party or company for use in marketing or soliciting products or services of others. Such information will be used only to support the relationship between the user and Pittsburgh Technical Institute. Otherwise, Pittsburgh Technical Institute will maintain the confidentiality of personally identifiable information collected.

CHILDREN 17 YEARS OF AGE AND UNDER

Any person 17 years of age and under must receive his/her parent's or guardian's permission to send personally identifiable information to Pittsburgh Technical Institute over the Internet. The forms included on this Website that can be completed and submitted to Pittsburgh Technical Institute include a required birth date field. It should be noted that Pittsburgh Technical Institute is not liable for any damages whatsoever related to an underage user and/or that user's parent or guardian if the user is untruthful about his/her birth date.

PARENTS/GUARDIANS

Any information collected by Pittsburgh Technical Institute from children 17 years of age and under is used only for the purpose of delivering the requested service/materials/information. If a parent or guardian has a question, or wants to review or delete his/her child's personally identifiable information, that parent or guardian must contact Pittsburgh Technical Institute at 1111 McKee Road, Oakdale PA 15071.

OTHER PRIVACY ISSUES FOR CHILDREN

This Website is not directed at, marketed to, nor intended for, children under 13 years of age. Pittsburgh Technical Institute does not knowingly collect any information, including personally identifiable information, from children under 13 years of age. If Pittsburgh Technical Institute learns that any information was provided through the Website by a person younger than 13 years of age, Pittsburgh Technical Institute will delete the information immediately.

NON-PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION COLLECTED AUTOMATICALLY

Pittsburgh Technical Institute may collect information about a user that is not personally identifiable. Such information may be gathered automatically by the Internet browser, some operating systems, and via the domain name of the website that linked a particular use to the Website . When a user views the Website, information may be stored on that user's computer. This information, commonly identified by the name "cookies," allows Pittsburgh Technical Institute to customize the Website or advertisements to better match the interests and preferences of our Website visitors. With most Internet browsers, users can block, receive a warning, or erase all "cookies" from his/her hard drive.

THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

Any links that may be provided to third-party websites on the Website are provided solely as a convenience to Website visitors. If a visitor uses these links, he/she will leave the Website. Pittsburgh Technical Institute does not control or assume responsibility for the content or privacy policies of any third party websites. If a user decides to access a third-party website linked to the Website, he/she does so at his/her own risk. By including third-party links on the Website, Pittsburgh Technical Institute does not specifically endorse those links or the resulting content.

INTERNATIONAL ISSUES

The Website is meant for users in the United States. Pittsburgh Technical Institute only knowingly collects information from users in the United States. If you provide information to Pittsburgh Technical Institute from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk. If you are outside of the United States, you are responsible for complying with any local laws regarding use of the Website and data collection. This Privacy Policy only addresses data collection from individuals in the United States. Please note that by providing any information through the Website, you consent to have such information transmitted to and processed in the United States.

CONTACT Pittsburgh Technical Institute

Anyone having questions regarding this Privacy Policy, or anyone wanting to have personally identifiable information reviewed, modified, or deleted from Pittsburgh Technical Institute's records, should contact Pittsburgh Technical Institute at 1111 McKee Road, Oakdale PA 15071.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on February 17, 2012.