SAS Certification COURSE

SAS Certification

Statistical Analysis Software (SAS) is programming created by the SAS Institute and is presently being used by around 118 countries to solve complex business issues.

SAS Certification got started in North Carolina State University for dissecting the agriculture research. With the accomplishment of the system, it got officially launched in 1976 for the use in huge drug organizations, banks and government bodies. Nowadays, it is viewed as the best system for information management and factual examination or analysis.

SAS Certification Eligibility

For doing SAS Certification program you have to bachelor’s / Master’s degree with 60% marks in aggregate in B.Pharm, M.Pharm, Pharm D, Bio-Technology, MBBS, MD, BDS, BHMS, BUMS, BAMS, BPT/ M.Sc, etc.

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SAS Certification Course Syllabus

Foundation Tools

  • Programming
  • SAS Grid Manager
  • SAS Enterprise Guide

Advanced Analytics

  • Statistical Analysis
  • Data Scientist
  • Forecasting and Econometrics
  • Data Mining
  • Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning
  • Text Analytics
  • Optimization and Simulation
  • JMP Statistical Analysis

Business Intelligence and Analytics

  • SAS Office Analytics
  • SAS Visual Analytics
  • SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence

Internet of Things

  • Internet of Things

Data Management

  • Data Integration
  • Data Quality
  • Data Governance
  • SAS/ACCESS

Administration

  • SAS Platform
  • Application/Technology Area
  • Solutions

SAS Solutions

  • Customer Intelligence
  • Fraud and Security Intelligence
  • Risk Management
  • Integrated Merchandise Planning
  • Health and Life Sciences
  • Supply Chain Intelligence
  • Performance Management

The SAS certification program is divided into 2 parts i.e. Base SAS and Advanced SAS. Given below the course subjects in Base SAS and Advanced SAS:-

Base SAS Syllabus

Working with Windows

  • Enhance Editor
  • Result Window
  • Log Window
  • Explorer Window
  • Output Window
  • Program Editor Window

Basics of SAS Language

  • SAS Libraries
  • Data Sets
  • Creating a SAS Program
  • Components
  • Characteristics
  • The layout of the SAS Program

Accessing Data

  • Use FORMATTED, LIST, and COLUMN input to read raw data files
  • Use INFILE statement options to control processing when reading raw data files
  • Use various components of an INPUT statement to process raw data files including column and line pointer controls, and trailing controls
  • Combine SAS data sets using the DATA

Creating SAS Datasets

  • Create temporary and permanent SAS data
  • Create and manipulate SAS date values
  • Control which observations and variables in a SAS data set are processed and output
  • Program Data Vector (PDV)
  • Execution Phase and Compilation Phase
  • Get Started with the Output Delivery System (ODS)

Statement Options

  • Global Statements
  • Local Statements
  • List Input
  • Modified Input
  • Column Output
  • Named Input

Combining SAS Datasets

  • Concatenation
  • One-One Merging
  • Match Merging
  • One-One Reading
  • Updating/Setting

Merging Data

  • Exploring SAS data libraries using base SAS utility procedures
  • Sorting observations in a SAS data set
  • Conditionally execute SAS statements
  • Use assignment statements in the DATA step
  • Modify variable attributes using options and statements in the DATA step
  • Use SAS functions to manipulate character data, numeric data, and SAS date values
  • Use SAS functions to convert character data to numeric and vice versa

Conditional Statements

  • IF & IF-THEN statement
  • IF ELSE statement
  • Where condition
  • Like, Into Statements
  • Loops (Do, While)

Generating Reports

  • Generate list reports using the PRINT and REPORT procedures
  • Enhance reports through the use of labels, SAS formats, user-defined formats
  • Generate summary reports and frequency tables using base SAS procedures

Debugging and Handling Errors

  • Identify and resolve programming logic errors
  • Checking for Errors, Warnings, Un-Initialization, missing values
  • Recognize and correct syntax errors
  • Examine and resolve data errors

Procedures

  • Proc Sort
  • Proc Transpose
  • Proc Print
  • Proc Print
  • Proc Contents
  • Proc Formats
  • Proc Append
  • Proc Tabulate
  • Proc Options
  • Proc Report
  • Proc Import
  • Proc Export
  • Proc Freq
  • Proc Means

Accessing Data

  • Use FORMATTED and LIST input to read raw data files
  • Use INFILE statement options to control processing when reading raw data files
  • Input Styles Combine SAS data sets
  • Access an Excel workbook
  • Creating Data Structures
  • Create temporary and permanent
  • SAS data sets Create and manipulate SAS date values Export data to create standard and comma-delimited raw data files
  • Managing Data
  • Investigate SAS data libraries using base SAS utility procedures
  • Sort observations in a SAS data set Conditionally execute SAS statements
  • Use assignment statements in the
  • DATA step
  • Modify variable attributes using options and statements in the DATA step
  • Accumulate subtotals and totals using DATA step statements
  • Use SAS functions to manipulate character data, numeric data, and SAS date values
  • Use SAS functions to convert character data to numeric and vice versa
  • Process data using DO LOOPS
  • Process data using SAS arrays
  • Validate and clean data
  • Generating Reports
  • Generate list reports using the
  • PRINT procedure Accessing Data
  • Generate summary reports and frequency tables using base SAS procedures
  • Enhance reports through the use of user-defined formats, titles, footnotes, and SAS
  • System reporting
  • Generate reports using ODS statements
  • Handling Errors
  • Identify and resolve programming logic errors
  • Recognize and correct syntax errors
  • Examine and resolve data errors

Advanced SAS Syllabus

Introduction to SAS System & Architecture

  • History And Various Modules
  • Variables & SAS Syntax Rules
  • Data Set Options
  • If-Then-Else Statement
  • Creating & Redefining Variables
  • In file Statement With Options
  • Input Styles
  • Select Statement
  • Output Statement & Put Statement
  • Array Statement
  • Updating Master Data Set
  • Display Manager Commands
  • Features
  • SAS Data Sets
  • Operators
  • Where Statement
  • Reading Raw Data
  • Multiple Observations and Multiple Datasets
  • SAS Functions
  • Do Loops & Leave and Continue Statements
  • Stop And Error Statements
  • Modifying And Combining Data Sets
  • Keyboard Macros & Add Abbreviations

SAS Procedures

  • Proc Sort
  • Proc Print
  • Proc Means
  • Proc Freq
  • Proc Plot
  • Proc Chart
  • Proc Compare
  • Proc Copy
  • Proc Summary
  • Proc Append
  • Proc Datasets
  • Proc Contents
  • Proc Delete
  • Proc Format
  • Proc Print

SAS Reports

  • Frequency Report
  • One-Way Frequency Report
  • Cross Tabular Frequency Report
  • Summary Statistics
  • Creating the A-List Report
  • Define Statement
  • Order Usage and Group Features
  • Uses & Terminology Data Types
  • Key Words & Operators Functions
  • Predicate & Functions Formatting
  • Output Printing Grand Totals
  • R break Statement Tabulate
  • Procedure One-Dimensional Tables
  • Two-Dimensional Tables Obtaining A Total
  • Analysis Variables with options & Summary Statistics

SAS – ODS

  • Creating Rtf File
  • Creating Html File
  • Creating Pdf File
  • Creating XML File

Oracle’s SQL Concepts

  • History
  • Features
  • SQL Command Set – DDLs & DMLs

SAS’s SQL

  • Features, Uses & Terminology
  • Data Types, Key Words, & Operators
  • Functions, Predicate s & Functions
  • Formatting Output Group By Clause,
  • Order By Clause & Having Clause
  • Case Expression and Conditional Logic
  • Creating, Populating & Deleting
  • Tables Alter Table Statement
  • Renaming A Table & Columns Changing
  • Column’s Length
  • Joins & Views

SAS – ACCESS

  • Import & Export Procedures
  • Importing data from MS – Access & MS – Excel
  • Importing data from Oracle database & DbLoad Procedure

SAS – GRAPH

  • Vertical, Horizontal, Pie
  • Group, Subgroups
  • Multiple Plots & Overlay
  • Title and Footnote Statements
  • Doughnut
  • Gplot Procedure
  • Symbol Statement
  • Options

SAS – MACROS

  • Macro Concepts
  • Creating Macro Variables
  • Creating a Modular Code With Macros
  • Adding Parameters To Macros
  • Using Various Procedure s In Macros
  • Macro Functions
  • Macros And Macro Variables
  • Using Macro Variables
  • Invoking A Macro
  • Macros With Conditional Logic
  • Automatic Variables
  • Including External Macros

SAS – ETS

  • Investment Analysis
  • Types of Loans: Fixed Rate Loans, Balloon Rate Loans, ARM Loans
  • Time-series Analysis
  • Forecasting Analysis

Value Added

  • SAS Tests
  • Projects (Mini & Major)
  • CV Preparation
  • Certification Preparation Material

Top Companies Hiring SAS Certification

Airtel

Infosys

Vodafone

Crisil

SBI Life Insurance

Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Limited

Cognizant

TATA Consultancy Services

Wipro

IKon Staffing Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

Reliance Communications

 

Popular SAS Certification Colleges in India

  1. Indian Institute of Management Calcutta
  2. Indian Institute of Management Lucknow
  3. Indian Institute of Management Bangalore
  4. Indian Institute of Management Indore
  5. Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies
  6. NMIMS – School of Science

 

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