STAT 820. SAS Programming I. 3 Hours.

This is a graduate level course preparing a student for the SAS base programming certification exam. We will cover the topics required for a student to pass the SAS base programming certification exam given by SAS. To this end, topics we will study will include, referencing files and setting options, creating list reports, understanding data step processing, creating and managing variables, reading and combining SAS data sets, do loops, arrays, and reading raw data from files. After the completion of the course the student should be able to create SAS programs to read data from external files, manipulate the data into variables to be used in an analysis, generate basic reports showing the results, be able to understand and explain results from univariate analyses using proc univariate. Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor. LEC.

Master of Science in Applied Statistics and Analytics

http://catalog.ku.edu/medicine/biostatistics/ms/appliedstatisticsandanalytics/

...Emphasis (12) STAT 820 SAS Programming I 3 STAT 825 Nonparametric Methods 3 STAT 830...

Master of Science in Biostatistics

http://catalog.ku.edu/medicine/biostatistics/ms/

...include STAT 805 , STAT 820 , STAT 821 , STAT 830 , STAT 840 , STAT 850 , and STAT...

Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics

http://catalog.ku.edu/medicine/biostatistics/phd/

...include STAT 805 , STAT 820 , STAT 821 , STAT 830 , STAT 840 , STAT 850 , and STAT...

Applied Statistics Graduate Certificate

http://catalog.ku.edu/medicine/biostatistics/appstatgradcert/

...electives : *If STAT 823 is the option selected between the two, STAT 820 could be...