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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

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!

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 Byambatsogt E

Aug 11, 2020

Thank you for this great resource. Highly recommended.

By Olivia W M

Jul 28, 2020

This was great, really enjoyed and easy to understand!

By Daniel J

Jul 24, 2020

Great introduction to SAS. It covered a lot of ground.

By Deleted A

Jan 27, 2020

great start for who wants to be a good SAS programmer!

By Marcelo B

Aug 12, 2020

Engaging way to teach a programming language: kudos!

By Harshini j

Apr 20, 2020

The best course I've ever come across. Thanks a lot!

By Kristy L

May 19, 2019

Very useful for those that have no prior experience.

By Yujie W

Jun 7, 2021

Very detailed and clear. Examples are very helpful.

By Satya T

Feb 26, 2021

Best course available on SAS if you are a beginner.


Jun 15, 2020

It's a wonderful course to set the foundation right

By Rohan K

Jun 7, 2020

Very good and informative course for SAS beginners.

By Sharfun A

Aug 30, 2020

This is an excellent journey with SAS programming.

By Murugesh M

Dec 25, 2019

Best MOOC I have ever taken. Very engaging course.

By Tomás A V H

Sep 5, 2020

Really good and thorough intro to SAS programming

By Ambika M

Jul 20, 2020

Great course with lots of material to practice on

By Yiyi X

Apr 12, 2020

it is a great introduction for a beginner of SAS.

By Bahaa A A Z

Apr 18, 2021

Great course, easy to understand, well explained

By Ricardo V G

Jul 7, 2019

Un curso excelente que vale la total pena tomar.

By Elżbieta

Mar 13, 2019

Nice and easy introduction to SAS for beginners.

By Mujataba S

Feb 4, 2019

Very good course, provides all essential details

By Learner1

Jul 30, 2020

a good course to get basic knowledge and skills

By Benedictus B C

Mar 27, 2020

very good to learn the basic of sas programming

By Kantavit K

Jan 31, 2020

You must learn if you interest in SAS program.

By Erika G

Aug 5, 2019

I love the hands-on approach. I learned a lot!

By Dawan R

May 14, 2021

The best course, if you start SAS programming.