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Get free software for teaching and learning SAS skills using SAS foundational technologies – in everything from introductory statistics to advanced quantitative methods classes.
Why choose SAS® University Edition?
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Get free, online access to powerful statistical analysis, data mining and forecasting software via the cloud, typically as part of an academic course.
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- Includes up to 5GB of data storage.
- Runs on Windows, Linux and Mac.
- Available to students and educators.
- Independent learners and academic researchers can get free access to SAS OnDemand for Academics: Studio.
Easily incorporate data visualization into the classroom. Give students hands-on experience with SAS Visual Analytics and SAS Visual Statistics – at no cost, and with no installation. Get free access to world-class analytics and data visualization software through a partnership between SAS and the Teradata University Network.
Why choose Teradata University Network?
- It's free!
- Lets you easily incorporate data visualization into the classroom.
- Gives students hands-on experience with visual data exploration and analysis.
- Provides cloud-based access to the software and related course materials, so there's no installation.
- Includes preloaded data and case studies.
- Available to educators and students enrolled in their classes.
SAS keeps me current in a field that changes every day. And it gives my students a leg up when they go into the work force because they can make decisions from a data warehousing or data mining perspective or a data analysis and data quality perspective that they wouldn't have gotten from a regular database class. Fay Cobb Payton, PhD Associate Professor of Information Technology North Carolina State University
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