Accessibility Statement

The Degree Qualification Profile in Oregon is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability.Section 508

This website has been developed to comply with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. Section 508 was enacted to eliminate barriers to information technology for people with disabilities by requiring federal government agencies to provide comparable information and data to individuals with or without disabilities.

While The Degree Qualification Profile in Oregon strives to adhere to Section 508 guidelines and standards for accessibility and usability, it is not always possible to do so in all areas of the website. We are continually seeking out solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime, should you experience any difficulty in accessing The Degree Qualification Profile in Oregon website, please don’t hesitate to contact

Additional Software

There are a number of PDF (.pdf), Microsoft Word (.doc, .docx), Microsoft Excel (.xls, .xlsx, .xlsm) and Microsoft Powerpoint (.ppt, .pptx) files used on this website. These files come from many sources and may or may not be accessible. We are working on converting the non-accessible documents, but it is a long process. If there is a specific document that you would like to see accessible, please contact

Additional software may help in viewing some of the documents outlined above. The following resources are suggested to be sure you have the most up to date software available.

Adobe Acrobat Reader:

Microsoft Office Word Viewer:

Microsoft Office Excel Viewer:

Microsoft Office Poweroint Viewer:

Modern Web Browsers: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera, Safari, Microsoft IE


How Is This Website Tested For Accessibility?

As part of the development process and ongoing website maintenance, we test the site using tools such as the W3C HTML Validator and WAVE by WebAIM to ensure the best experience possible for all visitors.


If you experience any technical problems or have issues with accessibility, please contact with your feedback, and we'll do our best to respond to your concerns.


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