When you complete this professional certificate program, you will have experience in SAS programming using SAS 9 and will be able to process data using Structured Query Language in the SAS environment, use the SAS macro facility to design, write, and debug dynamic macro programs, and use advanced DATA step techniques and procedures to manipulate data. These skills prepare you for the SAS Advanced Programming Professional certification exam.
Two projects are included as honors lessons in this professional certificate program. Each project will demonstrate your comprehensive knowledge of the learned SAS programming skills. In the first project, you use SQL to analyze to analyze passenger claims at United States airports. In the second project, you use the SAS macro language to automate reporting and analysis of analysis of supplier sales.