Local SAS Classes and Certification Offerings

Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

SAS Programming Certificate
for the Pharmaceutical

An innovative and intensive program to prepare professionals for challenging, rewarding employment in pharmaceutical companies and clinical research organizations.

Philadelphia University and SAS Institute Inc. are collaborating to provide state-of-the-art training for professionals interested in employment in the dynamic field of clinical research.

This three-month, non-credit program, offered yearly, is designed for recent college graduates, professionals working in related fields, and career changers. Participants complete three distinct units -- classroom training, an independent project, and the opportunity to interview on a competitive basis for contract and permanent positions in the industry, however, job placement is not guaranteed.

Program participants can expect to qualify for in-demand positions as SAS programmers in pharmaceutical companies and clinical research organizations.

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West Chester University

Department of Mathematics

     West Chester University

Joint Statistical Analysis Certificate with SAS®.

WCU Applied Statistics has become a Preferred Academic Program of SAS Statistical Software.

The Graduate Program in Applied Statistics now offers eligible students the opportunity to earn a SAS certificate. Because today's jobs depend upon your ability to analyze and interpret data, you need the knowledge and technical skills to make decisions that stand up to scrutiny from your supervisors, clients, and customers. A Master's in Applied Statistics combined with a SAS certificate provide you with the tools you need to be confident that you are backed by proven methodology, a solid plan, and strong data-driven assessments. The certificate recognizes your practical and theoretical knowledge and it confirms that you have the tools that you need to handle and analyze data/modeling problems for your organization.

Any student completing STA511, STA512, STA513, and STA514 with a grade of 'B' of better in each class will be eligible for the SAS Certificate. For more information about the SAS Certificate please see: http://support.sas.com/learn/ap/prof/certprog.pdf

Erivan K. Haub School of Business
MS Business Intelligence & Analytics

SJU:Academics: HSB:Graduate Business: MSBI:SAS Institute

SAS Institute


The SAS Institute has endorsed the Master of Science in Business Intelligence & Analytics Program within the Haub School of Business and presents those who completed its  program with a Business Intelligence Certificate, certified by SAS.  This certificate gives graduates of the program a valuable competitive advantage in the professional arena, especially when proficiency in data mining and business intelligence are essential.

In addition to this partnership with the SAS Institute, the Haub School of Business is further distinguished by AACSB International accreditation. This distinction puts us in the top five percent of business schools in the world. The Master of Science in Business Intelligence & Analytics Program at Saint Joseph's University is one of the few STEM programs that offer an advanced BI education in a business context. Together with the SAS Business Intelligence Certificate, this offers unique professional credentials to graduates of this program.

SAS/Pharmaceutical Classes Available Locally - Introduction and Intermediate - Arcadia's Glenside, PA Campus
Arcadia University

Due to the high demand for SAS Training in the area, Arcadia University will be offering SAS-I (Introduction to SAS) in the Fall (late August start) and in the Spring (mid-January start). Classes are limited to 15 students and are available on a first come/first serve basis.

SAS-II (Intermediate SAS) will then be offered in the Spring (mid-January start for those that took SAS-I in the Fall) and in the Fall (late August start for those that took SAS-I in the Spring). Should enrollment in any of the classes fall too low, there is a possibility the class may not run.

For more detail on these classes, please go to: http://gargoyle.arcadia.edu/mathcs/SASadvertisement.pdf.  For more information about Arcadia University's Math/Computer Science department, please go to: http://gargoyle.arcadia.edu/mathcs.

Penn State World Campus
Penn State ONLINE

Penn State Lion

Certificate in Applied Statistics

Lead the Decision-Making Process with Applied Statistics

Because your organization depends on your ability to research, analyze, and interpret data to help reduce risk and achieve success, you need to make decisions that stand up to scrutiny from your supervisor, clients, and customers. Graduate study in applied statistics can help you hone your data-analytic skills so that you can be confident that your projects are backed by proven methodology, a solid plan, and strong data-driven assessments.

To help you meet your career goals, Penn State World Campus has partnered with Penn State's Eberly College of Science to offer an online Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics. 

Why Applied Statistics Online at Penn State

As a student in Penn State‘s online Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics program, you can increase your understanding of statistical analysis while you train on industry-standard software packages such as Minitab, R, and SAS. This certificate program can give you a solid background in the fundamentals of statistics that extends beyond a software program's capabilities or features. You can gain a skill set that is useful in fields such as business, education, health, science, government, and technology. You can also acquire skills to apply immediately in your workplace, helping to make you a more valuable problem solver for your organization.

The program blends practical and theoretical data analysis and can give you the tools and knowledge you need to handle and analyze data for your organization. The online curriculum is based on the resident program and taught by many of the same faculty. The requirements for both the online and resident applied statistics programs are identical.

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Drexel University School of Public Health
The Drexel University School of Public Health MS in Biostatistics program features nationally and internationally recognized faculty, small class size, and individual attention from faculty members who are committed to your success. In keeping with Drexel's tradition of practice-based education, the program also features a practicum research experience based in a public health or biomedical setting.

Drexel's School of Public Health offers both the aforementioned Master's of Science (MS) in Biostatistics as well as a certificate in Epidemiology & Biostatistics .

SAS Training in Pennsylvania

Journey Beyond the Horizon

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vDestiny Virtual Classroom Software

A Complete SAS® Classroom on a CD ROM

vDestiny Virtual Classroom Software, brought to you by Destiny Corporation, brings the dynamic classroom environment to you. Experience the quality and benefits of ‘Instructor Led’ training from the comfort of your own PC, when you need it.

View list of Destiny's Virtual Learning SAS Courses.

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