Forecasting and Optimization Specialist

SAS®Certified Specialist: Forecasting and Optimization Using SAS® Viya 3.5

For data scientists, forecasters, analysts, economists and others who create forecasting models and solve optimization problems.

Successful candidates should be familiar with SAS® Model Studio for SAS® Viya® 3.5 and be skilled in tasks such as::

  • automatically create and fit custom forecast models using structured analytic workflows or pipelines
  • visualize modeling data using attribute variables
  • refine forecast models to improve forecast accuracy
  • apply overrides to generated forecasts
  • generate forecast models for deployment
  • build and share custom pipelines for large-scale forecasting analyses
  • Solve optimization problems using linear, mixed integer linear and non-linear programming

Exam Content & Pricing

Candidates who earn this credential will have earned a passing score on the SAS® Viya® 3.5 Forecasting and Optimization exam.

This exam is administered by SAS and Pearson VUE.

  • 50 multiple-choice and short-answer questions. (Must achieve score of 70 percent correct to pass)
  • 90 minutes to complete exam.
  • Use exam ID A00-403; required when registering with Pearson VUE.
  • This exam is based on SAS® Viya® 3.5.

Exam fee: $180 USD

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