SAS Base

Importance of Base SAS Certification in your Career

About SAS

Through innovative software and services, SAS empowers and inspires customers around the world to transform data into intelligence. SAS is a trusted analytics powerhouse for organizations seeking immediate value from their data. A deep bench of analytics solutions and broad industry knowledge keep our customers coming back and feeling confident. With SAS, you can discover insights from your data and make sense of it all. Identify what’s working and fix what isn’t. Make more intelligent decisions. And drive relevant change.

Certification Options

There are plenty of courses / certifications available to kick-start your career in analytics. These courses are provided in online, offline or hybrid mode. The only difficulty student face is to decide the best out of these courses. With some newly introduced courses, it has become even more difficult to make a convincing decision. The fear of investing in unworthy courses continues to remain the biggest hurdle for students. Being a certified Professional gives a professional a distinctive edge among the competition. Also, it is an opportunity to learn data science if you’re still a student or a graduate, and then confidently advance into the vast realms of data science.

All You need to know about the new SAS Base Programming Specialist, the Performance Based Exam

SAS Institute, one of the most reputed and widely used big data and analytical tool provider has recently retired its certification which was awarded to the most number of professionals. Yes, I am talking about the SAS Base Programmer Certification (A00-211). This was the most famous and widely used certificate for almost 14 years. This change was done as the SAS institute had done many survey and discussions before taking this decision. As per the demand from the industry, they have replaced the OLD star with all new first performance-based programming credential i.e. SAS Certified Specialist: Base Programming Using SAS 9.4. Candidates will program in SAS during this exam. The exam delivery partners also upgraded with the help of SAS to integrate a live lab into this exam and it can be delivered anywhere, anytime, on-demand.

Zero to SAS Certified Base Programmer via a structured approach

Base SAS certification is officially known as “The SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9 credential” is a certification for beginners in SAS programming. This certification requires knowledge and experience of SAS ver 9.3 and is one of the essential requirements for many other advanced SAS certifications.

The SAS Foundation has been offering various certifications in SAS based analytics for many years now. Till date, the SAS certifications are the most recognized credential in analytics. There are many different SAS certifications on offer.

SAS Base Programmer Interview Questions

The interview is one of the crucial stage if you are a student and planning to get into the field of SAS Professional. One would definitely have a situation in favor a bit if he or she hold SAS certification, however, to want to leverage the certification credentials, one should do well in the Interview as well. Our experts from the industry have collected some questions of SAS Base Programmer which can be useful in your SAS certification exam and more importantly  in the interview. This set of interview questions can help an SAS student in getting into the dream profession.

Collection of Questions

1. What is the function of output statement?


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