SAS is statistical software used for data management and advanced analytics. This one-day workshop will provide a brief introduction to SAS using simulated administrative data that is held by the New Brunswick Institute for Research, Data and Training. Lunch and snacks provided.
Tuesday March 28th, 2017
9 - 4 p.m.
Tilley Hall Room 201F
Univeristy of New Brunswick
Participants will be introduced to SAS using administrative data. At the end of the session they should be able to:
- Work within the SAS windows environment
- Write basic SAS syntax
- Import, export and manipulate data in SAS
- Use SAS to do elementary analysis of data
Participants are not expected to have any previous experience working with SAS. They should, however, have a basic understanding of statistics and other statistical programs, such as Excel, STATA, or SPSS. Statistical modeling using SAS will not be covered in this course.
Enrollment for this workshop is limited to 20 seats and will be offered on a first come basis.