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SCYPA@FEP - SAS Certified Young Potentials in Analytics

As an answer to today’s labour market challenges, FEP and SAS decided to organize an e-Learning and face-to-face programme where you can get to know and gain skills in SAS programming.

The programme "SAS Certification Review: Base Programming for SAS 9” provides a review of the majority of topics in the SAS Base Programming Exam for SAS 9 aiming at improving skills regarding programming and analytics. It addresses the five exam content areas: Accessing Data, Creating Data Structures, Managing Data, Generating Reports, and Handling Errors.



  1. Applications until 5thApril
    1. Selection of 20 to 25 participants for the program summer school, until 10th April
    2. Participation in e-Learning and face-to-face, SAS Programming 1 and SAS Programming 2 courses
    3. E-Learning and face-to-face access information will be sent on 17th April. Summer School of 3 consecutive days 5th -7th July

                   a. practice exam & evaluation of results (the morning                      of the day 1)
                   b. training sessions (afternoon of day 1, day 2 and                          morning of day 3)
                   c. certification exam (afternoon of day 3)


    In order to attend the programme every University of Porto member must pay 61,50 € (50 € plus 23% VAT). This payment covers the certification exam.

    For those who pass the certification exam, SAS will offer the certified users a voucher to take one of the following e-Learning and face-to-face programmes:

    • SAS Programming 3: Advanced Techniques and Efficiencies
    • SAS Macro Language 1: Essentials
    • SAS SQL1: Essentials
    • Predictive Modelling Using Logistic Regression
    • Applied Analytics Using SAS Enterprise Miner


    FEP and other University of Porto students will have priority in regard to other applicants. The program will accept up to a maximum of 25 participants.


    Who can participate?

    • 3rd year undergraduate and master Students @ FEP
    • University of Porto faculty
    • Other graduate students @ University of Porto


    The certification exam is on SAS Base Programming.

    The list of the selected candidates will be disclosed and then candidates will receive registration confirmation and payments instructions, after payment is made and confirmed, only then registration will be completed.  


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