SAS® for Educators

Teach SAS, bring analytics into the classroom and help students learn the latest technologies.

Teaching Materials

Find instruction guides, presentations, data sets and other materials to support your instruction – for free.

Academic Software

Hands-on learning gets easier when you're using real technology. Educators can access SAS software for free.


Before you can teach it, you need to fully understand it. Learn SAS technology at your own pace with free online courses.

You teach. They learn. Everyone benefits.

Why you should teach SAS®

  • Select from a variety of course topics, created by the industry's top experts. We'll help you stay aware of – and trained on – the technologies that employers are looking for the most.
  • Join an elite community of educators who become analytics experts in their own right. We'll give you the resources to get there.
  • Prepare your students for their dream careers. Many of today's top technology employers require SAS, so teaching students now means they'll be well prepared for the future.

Why your students should learn SAS®

  • Taking a class in analytics can equal student certification, opening the door to better job opportunities.
  • Analytics-based jobs – particularly data science – rose 29% last year and will continue growing.
  • Data scientists are in the No. 1 spot on Glassdoor's Best Jobs in America list.
  • Recent survey respondents reported getting a raise after earning a base programming credential from SAS – a boost of 8.5% on average.

Up for some friendly competition? The Curiosity Cup: A Global SAS Student Competition is the perfect group project. Learn more about The Curiosity Cup and join the fun.

Master's Degree & Joint Certificate Programs

Preparing the next generation of analytics professionals

Bridge the gap between the supply of and demand for analytical talent by developing a master's degree program or joint certificate program with SAS.®

More Educator Resources


Choose course e-book

We'll help you select the right title for your course by providing evaluation copies of some of our most popular e-books.


Get curriculum advice

Whether you're developing a course or an entire program, we'll help you create the right curriculum – at no cost.


Make analytics fun

Introduce your students to Cortex, an online simulation game that helps students learn analytics skills.