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SAS Programming for Data Analysis and Reporting

SAS Programming for Data Analysis and Reporting

In just 12 weeks, you’ll be ready to work in the in-demand SAS® programming industry and to write the SAS® Certified Associate and SAS® Certified Specialist exams. The knowledge gained in this program can further be extended to write the SAS® Certified Professional exam. 

Advance your career and let us help. Enrol today. 

These courses are part of the SAS Programming for Data Analysis and Reporting Program.

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Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Three (3) Course(s)

SAS Programming 1: Essentials
Course Code:
PROG79000
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
SAS Programming 2: Data Manipulation Techniques
Course Code:
PROG79001
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
SAS Programming 3: Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies
Course Code:
PROG79002
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes

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Program Delivery

This is a part-time program and is delivered on-campus (synchronous). 

Program Description

SAS® Programming - is the foundation of all SAS software and provides a scalable, integrated software environment specially designed for data access, transformation and reporting. With Sheridan's SAS Programming for Data Analysis and Reporting program, let us help you launch your career in SAS and further advance and define your skillset. 

Sheridan has partnered with the SAS Institute Inc to offer SAS® Programming training. Launch your career as a SAS® software programmer in just 12 weeks. Taught by SAS certified instructors, you’ll learn basic Base SAS® concepts, manipulation techniques for data analysis, generating and enhancing reports in SAS, SAS SQL, SQL joins, creating and using SAS Macros and how to compare the best techniques and resources to use to fit each situation.

Upon completion of the program, you’ll also be ready to write the SAS® Certified Associate: Programming Fundamentals Using SAS 9.4 and  SAS® Certified Specialist: Base Programming Using SAS 9.4 exams. The knowledge gained in this program can further be extended to write  SAS® Certified Professional: Advanced Programming Using SAS 9.4 exam..

Further, students will be able to:

  • Navigate the SAS Studio programming environment 
  • Create and enhance listing and summary reports 
  • Create SAS programs using basic concepts
  • Generate different types of reports in SAS
  • Prepare data for analysis using numeric and character data manipulation techniques 
  • Perform data validation
  • Perform different types of join in base SAS and SAS SQL
  • Create and use SAS Macros

Advance your career and let us help. Enrol today. 

Recommended Program Pathway

For those just entering the program, the recommended program pathway is:

SAS Institute Inc & Certified Programming

Our program will help students complete SAS® Certified Associate: Programming Fundamentals Using SAS 9.4, SAS® Certified Specialist: Base Programming Using SAS 9.4 and SAS® Certified Professional: Advanced Programming Using SAS 9.4 credentials.

These credentials are offered through the SAS® Institute. Sheridan students will receive a 50% discount on SAS® exam fees. Learn more by clicking on the attached links above. 

Laptop Requirement

Please note that students will be required to bring their own laptop to class to participate in this program.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca or 905-874-4440.