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SAS Workforce Connection Program

Join our new digital platform in partnership with RiBit

Matching students with Data, Analytics and SAS® skills to Employment Opportunities.

Find a job with Ribit, a professional networking site partnered with SAS

According to the World Economic Forum's Future of Jobs Report (WEF, The jobs reset forum), the most demanded skills include, analytical thinking and technology use and programming. 

That’s why SAS remains committed to helping university students with analytics and SAS technology skills, find employment. In partnership with RiBit, Australia’s leading job and internship matching platform, we support more students and graduates connect with industry and find exciting career opportunities.

Based upon skills and experience, Ribit matches students with employment opportunities. You can search for jobs without spending your hard-earned cash. Ribit is a free resource for students. Create a profile that describes your analytics and SAS skill set, highlights your talents and specifies the type of job you're looking for. And access personalised recommendations to find jobs and internships that are right for you.

According to a McKinsey Global Institute Study, the shortage of data scientists and analysts could reach 250,000—by 2024. McKinsey Global Institute Study

SAS Work Placement Alumni


If you don't have any SAS skills or you are not enrolled in a SAS - sponsored University course, don't worry. We have a free online eLearning program – SAS® SKILL BUILDER FOR STUDENTS, that you can complete yourself and offer the skills that our customers are looking for. Become part of the SAS - RiBit community and leap into your next work placement.

Why choose a career in analytics? A recent study confirmed what thousands of employees already know: SAS skills are the biggest pay differentiator in the market. Money and PayScale analyzed 54 million employee profiles, across 350 industries, with 15,000 job titles – from entry-level workers to top execs. The result: an authoritative list of the skills with the best payoff in the workforce today.

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Learn how to grow your analytical talent

SAS University Days

SAS Days offers an opportunity for university students to learn how the SAS Global Academic Program can grow your analytical talent.

Recognition for your SAS knowledge and skills

Student Ambassador Program

Showcase your SAS skills, and stand out from your peers. The SAS Student Ambassador program is designed to recognize the next generation of SAS professionals.

Events aimed at building your SAS & Analytics knowledge


Throughout the year, SAS runs and sponsors a series of Challenges and Hackathons.