Resources for Professors
Professional Development Resources
SAS Self-Paced e-Learning
Advanced Business Analytics Course
is an internet-based software training method is available at a 50% discount for professors and
students. You decide when, where and how to learn.
Data Mining for Educators Workshop
This invitation-only program
(.pdf) provided professors the training and teaching materials to teach
this semester long course on business analytics. Give your students an edge in the new data driven workplace by teaching business analytics. The program
is offered July 11-15, 2011 in Cary, NC, at no charge and included materials, training, breakfasts and lunches.
Lunch and Learn Seminars
This invitation-only program
occurs each summer and offers
university-level professors a unique opportunity to learn more about incorporating SAS Enterprise Miner into their
curricula. The program is offered July 18-22, 2011 in Cary, NC.
This is a new way for professors to learn more about how SAS can be applied to enhance both teaching
and research. These sessions
are excellent opportunities to have lunch or a series of lunches on your campus with SAS
professionals who are interested in learning about your teaching and research goals.
Periodically SAS teams up with partner universities to bring together top analytical practitioners to
discuss the latest trends, advances, and best practices in a given industry. Offered several times a year, these
programs unite successful business practitioners with leading academicians to share their experiences and
knowledge and help solve challenging business problems facing a particular industry.
Statistics and Operations Research Community
This is a collaborative online community
for SAS users world-wide.
are intended for SAS software users from different organizations within a specific
geographic area (Northeast SAS Users Group NESUG) or within a specific industry (Pharmaceutical Industry
PharmaSUG) to gather and share information on how SAS is used, learn about new products, and improve your coding and
Statistics and Operations Research Downloads
is your one source for information about functions, statements,
procedures, SAS tasks, concepts, syntax and examples. SAS OnlineDoc is free and available in HTML and PDF formats.
SAS Student Network
The SAS Global Certification Program
provides internationally recognized, formal credentials to SAS users who can demonstrate an advanced knowledge
of SAS expertise. Certifications are offered in programming, and predictive modeling. For academics, SAS certification
exams are available at a 50-percent discount off the published exam fee. This discount applies only to professors, staff,
and full-time students of post-secondary degree-granting institutions.
your students to
prospective employers and information how to find jobs or internships that
utilize their SAS skills.