Higher Education

How SAS® Is Used in Higher Education

Improve the quality and reliability of data by connecting disparate sources across the higher education ecosystem.

Uncover patterns and trends to attract the right students, maximize retention, increase graduation and sustain strong relationships throughout the student life cycle.

Utilize analytical insights to anticipate and respond proactively to changing higher education trends.

Solutions For Higher Education

Accelerate Data-Driven Decision Making

Student Success

Analyze, identify and predict trends and take action to improve student outcomes.

Institutional Research

Transform institutional data into timely, meaningful insights.

Academic Research

Enhance collaboration and productivity across the research life cycle.

Education Financial Management

Improve accuracy and transparency of financial data and forecasts.

Collegiate Athletics

Surface insights about your fans, donors, sponsors and athletes with a strong data and analytics strategy.

Workforce Development

Define the current state of the workforce, project future needs and pinpoint gaps.

Featured Customer | University of North Texas (UNT)

UNT uses SAS for better student outcomes and million-dollar savings – and that's just the beginning.

Since implementing SAS, efficiencies afforded by analytics have reduced costs at the university by more than $1 million. Factor in the positive impacts on student success, and you’ve got a strong analytics culture where decision making generates wins on multiple fronts. Jason Simon, PhD Assistant Vice President for Data Analytics and Institutional Research UNT

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