Map out your journey towards SAS Certification
Are you looking for a way to validate your skills and open doors to new careers and opportunities? Your answer may be earning a SAS certification. According to Pearson Vue’s “Value of IT Certification” report, nearly 50% of certification holders said it was easier to find new jobs, enter new career fields and land job interviews. Read on to learn about every resource you’ll need from start to finish to receive your certification.
80% of certified professionals said a SAS certification helped them with career advancement and professional growth. Whether you’re in the beginning of your career, looking to learn new skills or find ways to excel in your current path, the benefits of a certification are not just temporary. The true value of certification is what you make of it and how you capitalize on an industry-recognized standard. We’ve had students, educators and seasoned SAS users express how certification has elevated their career journey – making it a unique experience and benefit to each person.
After you’ve determined your “why” when it comes to getting certified, next you’ll want to choose the certification that you want to achieve. We know the job market is competitive and inundated with different certifications to achieve. But knowing your why, coupled with your career path or job role can make it easier. SAS categorizes their certifications by topic area making it slightly easier to narrow down the selection. After deciding the area you want to be an expert in, you can select by level of experience or sometimes the software version. Each certification has a prep path outlined that will help you achieve your goals, which lends us to the next step of how you can prepare.
After you’ve decided to get certified and learned about the value a certification can hold, it’s time to set a goal date and then prepare for the exam. SAS offers tons of resources to help make prep easy. From exam content guides, certification exam prep books, training courses and free practice exams – you should have the resources you need to step toward your end goal.
Once you feel you’ve mastered the material for your exam, take advantage of this discount. Until December 15th, you can save 55% on any SAS certification exam. Learn more about how to use the discount and schedule your exam.
Data analytics skills are in-demand, and SAS certifications are here to help validate what you have learned in your career. Read below for more free resources to help you ace your exam.
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