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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!

May 13, 2020

Simple, Straight to the point, Engages learners with tiny quizzes to help in learning actively. Could have more reading material as optional to dive deeper though. Overall, Great beginner course.

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By Eric R

Feb 27, 2019

Very helpful and well organized class!

By Md M

Sep 7, 2020

I learn more things from this course.


May 22, 2020

Wonderful content and teaching skill.

By Abishek A

Apr 19, 2020

It has been a very informative course


Apr 7, 2020

An excellent foundation for beginner.


Nov 1, 2019

nice course many things to learn

By Supriya C

Oct 1, 2021

I understood the basics really well.

By Raul F

Oct 12, 2020

Good Course! Ready for the next one.

By Lucy Z

Nov 3, 2019

for sas base programming certificate


Mar 22, 2021

An amazing beginning in SAS world!!

By Austin

Mar 29, 2020

This course is organized very well.

By Jiaming Y

Jul 24, 2019

Great course for beginners like me.

By juan f g

Apr 26, 2019

good for starting to understand sas

By Ernst v G

Apr 21, 2019

Great introduction / SAS refresher.

By Jocelyn B

Feb 24, 2019

very helpful beginner course on SAS

By Prashant S

Aug 21, 2021

Beautifully designed and explained

By Sudeep G

Jun 6, 2020

Very informative and easy to grasp

By Yuqing Z

Oct 31, 2019

A nice introduction course for SAS

By Sooyeon J

Jan 25, 2019

Easy to follow and very practical!

By Rakesh K

Jan 21, 2019

for beginners it is a great course

By Keerthana K

Jun 12, 2021

Amazing course! Very well taught.

By Tran K S

May 14, 2020

This is a great course, thank you

By Abdulkabir T O

Mar 31, 2019

This is one of the best tutorials


Oct 14, 2021

Very good and clear introduction

By Sarojkant S

Sep 7, 2020

I thoroughly enjoyed the course!