Why become aSAS® Certified Programmer?

SAS® holds 33% of the market share in advanced analytics and an entry level SAS® Programmer earns between $40-70K, a programmer with 5-10 years experience earns more than $90K and a senior Data Analyst (15-20 yrs exp.) takes home more than $100K!

SAS® , the most popular analytics language, has been developed by SAS® Institute Inc. A SAS® Programmer is instrumental in mining, altering, managing and retrieving data using SAS® 9 from a variety of sources and converting this data into useful insights for strategic decisions of an organization.
Base SAS® online training is your first step towards SAS® programming certifications (Base and Advanced) and other specialty tracks. A SAS® Certified Base Programmer for SAS® 9 would effectively have experience in programming and data management with skills like how to import and export raw data files, manipulate and transform data, combine SAS® data sets, create basic detail and summary reports using SAS® procedures and data manipulation techniques to identify and correct data, syntax and programming logic errors.

Who should join Base SAS® certification?

If you have a blend of mathematical & algorithmic skills and analytical talent, being a SAS® Programmer will be a right career choice for you.
If you are a student or planning to learn programming, acquiring SAS® programming skills will position you better than your peers.
If you are a beginner level programmer or have been using SAS® for a while and you understand your organization and industry well,
SAS® Certified Base Programmer credential will maximize your professional standing and earning capabilities.

Prerequisites for SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9

SAS Institute Inc. does not stipulate any specific perquisites for taking SAS Base exam, hence any individual who has keen interest in data mining can aim to learn SAS software.

Please note that SAS® Certified Base Programmer for SAS® 9 credential is the prerequisite for the next level that is SAS® Certified Advanced Programmer for SAS® 9








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With large number of SAS® skilled professionals in demand, undergoing certification training can significantly improve your career opportunities and marketability. Apart from this, it enhances your credibility as a professional, assesses your knowledge of the SAS® software and earns validation for your knowledge.

There are numerous opportunities in Analytics. Starting as a Data Analyst you could assume roles of Data Scientist, Data Science Manager and up to Chief Data Officer of a large corporation.

Understanding of basic programming and statistical concepts are the only pre-requisites for this course.

Graduates / Post graduates from Engineering, Science, MBA, MCA background with a liking for statistics can attend this course.

Yes, the course is structured to take care of people with non-programming backgrounds also. With a serious interest in building a career in Data Analytics and willingness to learn basic programming, you can jump start your career in Data Engineering.

Absolutely! There are freelancers who offer Business Analytics as a service to their clients. However you should have the credentials and develop network to convertclient needs in to viable business opportunities. Certifications can help you in building credibility.

This course is meant to provide you with understanding of SAS® programming and its applications in real life scenarios. Data Analytics and SAS® is a vast subject area and depending on your interest and needs of your job, you could move on to take Advanced SAS® Certification Course and specialize in multiple areas of Data Science.

SAS® Institute has a very robust and ambitious certification program spanning Foundation Tools, Advanced Analytics, Business Intelligence and Analytics, Data Management, Administration and Technical Certifications for SAS® Partners. You can see more details on SAS® website.

This training helps you gain an understanding of SAS® programming language and associated tools. Upon completion, you will be able to appreciate real world scenarios where Data Analysis/Modelling techniques could be applied and solve those problems.

SAS® is licensed software and meant for large data analysis. The client software can be installed on your computer if you have the license. The backend component is expected to be installed on a server.