SAS Programming Advance Certification Course(SAS SQL,Macro)
What you'll learn
- Suitable for both the traditional and the new practical SAS® Certified Professional: Advanced Programming Using SAS® 9.4
- the most complete SAS Advanced programming certification course
- SAS Advanced Programming Techniques and Efficiencies (the only Udemy course contains this content)
- SAS SQL (SAS Proc SQL)
- SAS Macro
- Students or professionals who plan to take this course need to have basic knowledge about SAS programming
The complete Preparation Course for SAS Advanced Programming Professional Certification Using SAS® 9.4:
Exam ID A00-232, A00-234
ALL 3 advanced SAS programming topics (SAS Macro, SAS SQL, Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies) in one course (the exam for SAS® Certified Advanced Programmer includes 3 Advanced SAS topics: SAS SQL, SAS Macro, Advanced Programming Techniques and Efficiencies.). This is by far the only Udemy course with contents on Advanced Programming Techniques and Efficiencies!
This course is a combined course to offer the maxim benefit for my students, it includes contents from four individual courses
1. SAS programming on SAS Macro Language
2. SAS programming on Proc SQL part 1
3. SAS programming on Proc SQL part 2
4. Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies
16 hours long and over 135 video-based lectures;
step by step/ code by code explanations for easy and efficient learning
easy downloading all the data and SAS programs used in the course (the course materials posted in Lecture 4 are ONLY for practice, they are protected by copyright)
Quizzes, coding exercises and practical examples. After all, practice makes perfection!
Coding exercises and practical examples are perfect for for the practical coding questions in the exam
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In this course I combine all SAS advanced topics (SAS SQL, SAS Macro, Advanced programming techniques and efficiencies) in this one big course to let my students have the maxim benefit with their money. This course is a truly cost-value effective one for both individual users and Udemy for business users.
Please provide fair ratings to this course with the consideration of the comparison among other available SAS advanced courses.
Do you want to learn SAS programming advanced topics and become SAS® Certified Advanced Programmer? This course include ALL 3 SAS Advanced programming topics included in the SAS Advanced programming certification exam:
SAS SQL (Proc SQL) : 8 hours long and over 60 video-based lectures (all sections start with "SAS SQL")
SAS Macro Language : 4 hours long and over 40 video-based lectures (all sections start with "SAS Macro")
Advanced Programming Techniques and Efficiencies: 4 hours long and over 35 video-based lectures (all sections start with "Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies")
You may compare the sections and lectures included in this course with the official SAS Advanced certification Exam contents (I am not allowed to include the direct site due to Udemy policy) and SAS Certification Prep Guide: Advanced Programming.
Course Contents: (Please see course curriculum for more detailed information on lectures included in each section)
SAS SQL (Proc SQL) : 8 hours long and over 60 video-based lectures:
Creating and Updating Tables and Views
Practical Examples Using PROC SQL
SAS Macro Language : 4 hours long and over 40 video-based lectures
SAS Macro programming introduction:
Create and Use Macro variables and Macro Functions:
Create and Use Macro Programs:
Create and Use macro variables during execution of a data step:
Create and Use macro variables during execution of a proc SQL step:
Advanced Programming Techniques and Efficiencies: 4 hours long and over 35 video-based lectures
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: Indexes
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: Combining Data Vertically
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: Combining Data Horizontally
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: Formats & Arrays
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: Perform effective benchmarking
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: Controlling Data Storage Space
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: PROC FCMP: functions and subroutines
Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies: Compare techniques to eliminate duplicates
SAS 9.4 SQL Procedure User's Guide, Second Edition
SAS® 9.4 Macro Language: Reference, Fifth Edition
SAS certification prep guide: advanced programming for SAS 9 by SAS Institute
Note: The course was created with SAS software license for the SAS University Edition (the downloadable SAS studio version).
The course is also suitable to use with SAS OnDemand for Academics (the web-based SAS studio version).
The software interface/appearance and functionalities in the two SAS studio versions are the same.
Section 2 has all the details for using SAS OnDemand for Academics with this courses.
Who this course is for:
- Students or professionals who wants to learn SAS advanced topics SAS SQL, SAS Macro and SAS Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies programming skills
- Students or professionals who wants to take SAS Advanced Programming Certification Exams
Welcome to SC Statistical Programming!
Before I become an online SAS programming instructor, I have worked as a statistician/SAS programmer for 7 years. I am a SAS certified professional and highly proficient in SAS programming, and I enjoy teaching as well. Now I would like to use my SAS programming skills to help people learning SAS in an easy and affordable way.
I created my business SC Statistical Programming to offer free SAS programming courses and tutorial videos and coding articles, as well as affordable online video-based SAS programming courses at various levels. No matter you are a beginner or experienced professional in SAS programming, all courses are designed to help you learn SAS programming easy and efficiently.
Information about my current published courses:
A SAS BASE certificate course for absolute SAS Beginners
SAS Advanced Certificate: SAS SQL, SAS Macro & Advanced Tech
SAS Programming on Report and Table Generating
SAS programming Statistical Analyst: Regression & Modeling
All courses offer:
1. Lifetime access 24/7; 30 days money back guarantee!
2. Each lecture/video shows hands-on coding in SAS programming environment as well as detailed step-by-step and code-by-code explanations
3. The course supplements (including SAS codes and data used in lectures) are in their own formats and stored in Zip folders for easy downloading
4. The SAS code and data are compatible across all SAS programming environments
5. Quizzes, Coding Exercises and Projects for practice