Data Science using SAS is a unique and focused class to better prepare you for high demanding Data Science Analyst level positions. After completing this class, students will be able to analyze data in order to answer critical business questions. Students will also be able to apply data cleaning techniques to ensure integrity.
The core topics covered in this class include SAS Enterprise Guide, Base and Advanced certification exam preparation as well as SQL for data manipulation and data cleaning. These are all essential topics across all big data industries. There are also advanced topics on data and visual analysis and clinical data and CDISC standards for the pharmaceutical and medical industries.
This is a fast-paced class and requires some computer programming experience in any language or knowledge of SAS programming. You will be expected to participate in class discussions and question and answer sessions. Your class exercises will be written in SAS, a powerful statistical programing language used across all industries.
This class will meet in person on 4 Saturdays for 6 hours each day. In addition, there will be 9 hours of online office hours for student exercises on 3 Sundays.