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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....

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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 Ieva B

Dec 11, 2020

Very high quality course for the beginner. More than happy! Thanks!

By Kit M L

Oct 10, 2020

This is a great class covering all the basic we need for using SAS.

By Kevin C

Mar 19, 2020

The course are very clear to learn. good material for learning SAS.

By Kofi A

Nov 17, 2019

A great and interactive course for understanding the basics of SAS.

By Cecilia W

May 31, 2019

The course provides very clear instructions and helpful practices.

By Zinny

May 14, 2019

Good foundation knowledge, need to practice more to more familiar

By Nebyu D A

Aug 15, 2021

Very well put together, the best coursera course I've ever taken

By Dominika K

Apr 28, 2020

One of the best courses I've had here, the teacher is brilliant.

By Debosmita C

Apr 27, 2021

This course has given me fundamental concepts of SAS. Thankyou.

By Yiliu J

Jan 14, 2020

Easy to understand - everything is so clear. Thank you so much!

By Pankaj k

Feb 18, 2021

A very well structured course for beginner to SAS Programming.

By Jacqueline C

Dec 31, 2020

Great course for learning the basics of SAS. I learned a lot.

By Lingqi R

Nov 13, 2020

A very well organized introductory course for SAS beginners.

By Khaleeq D

Sep 4, 2019

Excellent course. Provides a solid foundation to build upon.

By Daniel W

Jan 23, 2019

Really great course, with good flow and very good exercises!

By Ignacio M C

Jul 28, 2021

Curso simple y claro, todo lo que se ve se practica en SAS.

By Iza M S

Nov 22, 2020

Great course for beginners and as refresher course as well.

By Carlos A G C

Nov 13, 2020

excelent course, a lot of practice, well structured, thanks

By Deepak b 0

Sep 24, 2020

This course create excellent foundation in sas programming.

By Tito O R E

Jan 27, 2020

Excellent course with very good explanations of the topics.

By Hannah R

Jun 28, 2019

Great course! Definitely helped me learn the basics of sas!

By Deleted A

Feb 12, 2019

I expected a complicated start but was pleasantly eased in.

By Priyanka G

Sep 19, 2020

This Course really helped me to understand all the basics.

By Hongjingyue(Moon) S

Jun 9, 2020

really really useful and easy for beginners to learn fast!

By paul m

May 25, 2020

This course is an amazing introduction to SAS programming.