SAS Visual Business Analytics

The SAS Visual Business Analytics certification is an asset to many careers including business analyst, researcher, statistician or data scientist. Gain a competitive edge as a SAS business intelligence professional.

In this SAS Visual Business Analytics certification, you will learn to access and manipulate data, analyze data with a variety of interactive reports and graphics and design and share dashboards to visualize your data.

Through the SAS Visual Business Analytics Professional Certificate, you get access to hands-on projects built into each course. Examples of projects include Visual Analytics Methodology, Designing Reports with SAS Visual Analytics Review, Restructuring Data for Forecasting Review and Using Parameters to Create Advanced Reports Review.

Preparing Data

Understand how to explore and prepare data using SAS Visual Analytics and SAS Data Studio

Interactive Reporting

Learn how to create interactive reports using SAS Visual Analytics

Data Structure

Learn how to describe the data structure needed for network analysis, path analysis and text analytics

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SAS Visual Business Analytics

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Entry Level

No previous experience required

5-Months to Complete

Suggested pace of 10 hours/week; 5 Courses

SAS Visual Business Analytics Professional Certificate Courses

Getting Started with SAS Visual Analytics

Interactive data visualizations help everyone explore and better understand data. Adding analytics to visualizations uncovers insights buried in data, making it easy to spot patterns and trends that affect the bottom line

In this course, you will learn:

  • SAS Visual Analytics and the SAS Viya platform.
  • To access and investigate data in SAS Visual Analytics.
  • To prepare data for analysis using SAS Data Studio.

Data Analysis and Reporting in SAS Visual Analytics

SAS Visual Analytics provides a scalable, in-memory engine along with an extremely easy-to-use interface. The combination of interactive data exploration, dashboards, reporting and analytics helps users find valuable insights without coding or the need for advanced data scientist skills.

In this course, you will learn to:

  • Use SAS Visual Analytics on SAS Viya to modify data for analysis.
  • Perform data discovery and analysis.
  • Create interactive reports.

Using Data for Geographic Mapping and Forecasting in SAS Visual Analytics

Learn to add geographical context to your analyses and visualizations. Combine traditional business data with location data to understand the full picture. Location analytics adds the “where” dimension so you can analyze data in new ways, understand location factors and identify location-specific opportunities.

In this course, you will learn:

  • About the data structure needed for geographic mapping and forecasting.
  • How to use SAS Data Studio to restructure data for analysis
  • How to create geo maps and forecasts in SAS Visual Analytics.

Performing Network, Path and Text Analyses in SAS Visual Analytics

Learn about the data structure needed for network, path and text analytics and how to create network analysis, path analysis and text analytics in SAS Visual Analytics.

In this course, you will learn to:

  • Describe the data structure needed for network analysis, path analysis and text analytics.
  • Create network analysis to analyze relationship between entities in SAS Visual Analytics.
  • Create path analysis to understand frequent paths in SAS Visual Analytics.
  • Create text analytics to analyze unstructured text in SAS Visual Analytics.

Creating Advanced Reports with SAS Visual Analytics

In this course you will learn to create advanced data items, filters, and parameters in SAS Visual Analytics.

In this course, you will learn to:

  • Create advanced data items (like calculated items and aggregated measures) in SAS Visual Analytics.
  • Create advanced static and interactive filters and advanced ranks in SAS Visual Analytics.
  • Create and apply parameters to make reports more dynamic in SAS Visual Analytics.

Skills you will gain: