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Register for an Exam

The SAS Global Certification program offers SAS users around the world the opportunity to put their SAS expertise to the test.

Registration Options:

Visit Pearson VUE to register online. Candidates may not register directly at a Pearson VUE testing facility. A minimum of 24 hours is required for registration for returning candidates. First-time candidates require additional time.

Visit www.pearsonvue.com/sas. Follow these easy steps once on the site: If you need assistance with registration, look for "Need Help? Contact customer service" located within the Pearson VUE registration page that will provide a listing of local numbers where support is available.

Testing Locations

Locations for testing can be found at www.pearsonvue.com/sas under "Find a test location." During registration, you will chose a location to take your exam.

SAS offers monthly exam sessions in Cary, NC and at some US conferences. For a SAS-sponsored US exam session, visit SAS-sponsored Testing Events in the US. For SAS-sponsored testing outside the US, please contact your local SAS office.

Exam Pricing

Within North America and India, the fees associated with an exam offered through Pearson VUE is $180 USD.

Certification exam prices are subject to change. In some countries, different pricing and additional taxes may apply. Please visit www.pearsonvue.com/sas for exam pricing in your country.

Cancellation Policy

Retake Policy

Candidates may attempt each certification exam up to five times in a 12-month period, waiting a minimum of 14 days between attempts. Exam charges are incurred for each exam attempt. Exams that do not comply with this retake policy will be considered invalid and will not be eligible for refund and/or a certification credential. Once a passing score is achieved on a specific exam, no further attempts are allowed on that exam.

Candidate Agreement

Candidates are encouraged to review the SAS Institute Inc. Global Certification Program Candidate Agreement prior to their exam day.