Privacy Policy

Who we are

Workforce Development and Continuing Education is a service area of Pima Community College with responsibility to deliver education meeting the needs of employers, employees and the life long learning interests of our community.  Our website address is: http:pima.edu/continuinged

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

When visitors leave comments on the site, the data shown in the comments form, i.e., the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string, are identified to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture, if you added it, is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

Avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included which can extract location data from images.

Contact forms

Information provided in forms is not used for marketing.  This information is retained until the interaction is complete.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website. Your own anti virus and Internet security settings provides real-time protection to level you are most comfortable with.

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Regulations

Students of Pima Community College are protected under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. FERPA protects records that relate to a student and are maintained by an educational institution.  FERPA requires the written consent of a parent or eligible student before disclosure of any personally identifiable information from a student education record such as social security number, student identification number and indirect identifiers like gender, race and anything that could help someone find out who the student is.