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SAS Viya Software

Today’s business leaders know that successful innovation depends on solid data analytics.

We understand this at App State, and we’ve partnered with industry analytics leader SAS to develop our new online Business Analytics Certificate. Ideal for mid-career professionals, the program is based on SAS Viya, the company’s most robust open software offering. Our Business Analytics Certificate equips you not only to make better data-based decisions for your organization but also to sit for the INFORMS Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) certification exam.

What is SAS?

SAS is an integrated statistical software system designed for business intelligence, data management, predictive analytics, and multivariate analysis. What does that mean for businesses? It means users can efficiently manage data from multiple sources to make business recommendations based on statistical analysis. Master the newest best practices in visual analytics, predictive analytics, text mining, and data management with our professional Business Analytics Certificate.

What does SAS Viya bring to business analytics?

SAS’s Viya platform was developed with a powerful analytics engine that delivers fast, consistent, and accurate results. Its scalability and processing power can handle the most complex analytical challenges. In just 10 months, you’ll become adept at quickly building machine learning models, evaluating possible scenarios through automated model tuning, and making business decisions based on your insights.

What you will gain by mastering SAS business analytics software at App State?

Learn the SAS Viya software in a flexible and convenient online format with Appalachian State University. In just five 9-week courses, you’ll gain advanced technological skills and finish with a career-boosting joint SAS-App State professional certification. What’s more, this stackable credential can make you more competitive in a rapidly growing market.

What kinds of organizations use SAS software?

Organizations across industries rely on SAS business analytics software to drive data-based decision-making. Here are just a few: