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About the Course

This course is for users who want to learn how to write SAS programs to access, explore, prepare, and analyze data. It is the entry point to learning SAS programming for data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. It is a prerequisite to many other SAS courses. By the end of this course, you will know how to use SAS Studio to write and submit SAS programs that access SAS, Microsoft Excel, and text data. You will know how to explore and validate data, prepare data by subsetting rows and computing new columns, analyze and report on data, export data and results to other formats, use SQL in SAS to query and join tables. Prerequisites: Learners should have experience using computer software. Specifically, you should be able to understand file structures and system commands on your operating systems and access data files on your operating systems. No prior SAS experience is needed....

Top reviews

HH
Jul 16, 2020

Provides an amazing foundation in SAS as a programmer/data analyst! It covers a lot of important topics to get you started using SAS in real world. It exceeded my expectations, highly recommend it!

BM
Feb 20, 2019

This course offers a solid foundation to anyone who is interested in beginning to use SAS. I have found the demos, activites and practices to be fairly easy yet still required me to use my brain.

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By Syed n H

Jun 24, 2020

excellent i appreciate the course structure and really appreciate the efforts of Miss Stacey

By Julie E R

May 20, 2020

Clear lessons, practical and helpful activities. Overall a great intro to SAS programming!

By Yang L

Nov 15, 2020

Great course. I have almost zero coding knowledge but the course helps me lay foundations.

By Manaswi K

Apr 26, 2020

This is one of the rare courses on coursera which takes actual work, and effort to qualify

By Sylva M

Nov 25, 2020

Nice fundamental information for working with data in SAS. No previous experience needed.

By Johan V J

Apr 13, 2020

The Teacher uses great dialogue and terminology to explain the work in excellent fashion.

By Chang X

Aug 15, 2020

The course is organised very well. Simple explanation and Good practice. Worth to learn!

By Tofail A

Sep 27, 2019

Getting Started with SAS Programming is an excellent option to grab. Thanks to Coursera.

By Wei-Chieh

Jan 25, 2019

I have zero experience on SAS, but after week 2 I can read the basic structure. Thanks.

By Juan E R

Sep 9, 2020

It is an excellent course to understand SAS programming language, very straightforward.

By Hafiz F H

May 21, 2020

This course is very well organized and I least a lot about SAS programming. Thank you

By Leonardo C d J

Aug 4, 2020

Simply the best Introduction to the SAS program in the world! I highly recommend it.

By Ankur S

Nov 30, 2019

Very clearly explained! The concepts are easy to grasp and assignments are relevant.

By Rongbin Y

Apr 15, 2021

Elementary courses for SAS. Detailed explanation and straightforward intepretation.

By GÖKHAN Y

Jan 3, 2020

Absolutely fantastic course. I am boosting my SAS and analytical skills, thank you.

By Alexandre V

Feb 19, 2019

Excellent introduction. Lesson lengths are not to long making them more digestible.

By Juan E O

Feb 26, 2021

Amazing course for beginners. It has a good amount of tools for anyone's learning!

By Osama M

Feb 11, 2021

This course did a great job introducing me to the fundamentals of SAS programming.

By Matheus D

Sep 13, 2020

Very good and complete foundations for those who want to start in SAS Programming.

By Aniruddha K

Apr 29, 2020

Very crisp, instructive and concise lecture delivery with ample practice material.

By Sagar D

Apr 8, 2020

A great interactive course. One of the best online courses I have taken until now.

By Zhe R

Jun 26, 2021

This class was v​ery interesting and useful class and the instructor was amazing.

By Akshit P

Jul 12, 2020

The instructor was very clear about all the topics. Liked her way of teaching..!!

By Fernando C

Jan 22, 2020

In my oponion is a very good start to know all you can do with SAS. Thanks a lot

By Tuan N

Feb 16, 2021

Excellent introduction to the basic elements of SAS. It is very easy to follow.