Introduction to SAS Programming

This is a virtual hands-on workshop in SAS programming. Workshop topics include the following but not limited to learning the structure of a SAS program, debug a SAS Program; Creating SAS data sets from three most common data formats — Excel, column-delimited ASCII, and existing SAS data sets; Exploring the structure and contents of a SAS data set; Selecting observations and variables in a data set; Creating and modifying variables, IF-THEN-ELSE and iterative DO loops, working with Dates; Create multiple output data sets. SAS Procedures for performing statistical analysis such as MEANS, UNIVARIATE, FREQ, CORRELATION, and REGRESSION procedures. SAS Output Delivery System (ODS).

Prerequisites: None, but familiarity with Windows helpful.