SAS® ACADEMIC PROGRAMS FOR EDUCATORS
Faculty Development Program.
Let’s partner to design a curriculum for Big Data management, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning.
Build your students’ applied analytics skills with The Curiosity Cup, a global SAS student competition.
Registration opens December 1.
Why You Should Teach SAS®
We'll help you stay aware of – and get trained on – technologies that will most benefit your students as they prepare for analytics careers.
Personal Career Development
Learning analytics not only helps you expand your students' futures – it also expands yours. New skills can lead to new opportunities.
Join other educators who have become analytics experts in their own right. We'll give you the resources to get there.
Why Your Students Should Learn SAS
Path to Certification
Developing analytics skills can lead to student certification, opening doors for job opportunities.
Analytics jobs rose 29% last year. According to Forbes, 79% of executives say companies must embrace big data.
Tech Republic named SAS as one of seven data science certifications to boost résumés and salaries.
Faculty Development Program (FDP)
Designing curriculum for Big Data management, Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning.
The Faculty Development Program strives to support and promote learning of data science concepts and curriculum, to provide opportunity and development to professors/educators and academic institutions.
FDP will help you to:
- Build a robust data science syllabus for academic programs.
- Attract high-caliber students by offering courses that meet growing demand for analytics professionals.
- Augment your course offerings with top-level course materials from the world leader in Advanced Analytics, AI & Machine Learning.
- Enable student’s to earn industry validation by offering SAS Global Certifications in the areas of Data Management, Advanced Analytics and Data Science as part of your curriculum.
- Increase career opportunities and marketability for Students.
- Enhance faculty skills for promoting world class research.
Dr. Sunil Bhardwaj has 16+ years of training, mentoring and consulting experience in SAS® with leading clients in India and abroad. Dr. Bhardwaj has conducted mentoring workshops in the area of Business Forecasting, Predictive Modeling, Big Data Analytics, Operations Research & Design of Experiments with leading corporations in the area of banking, retail, manufacturing and agriculture.
Akshay Dixit is presently working as a Analytics Training Consultant with SAS India. He has 8+ years of Training experience in SAS with all the leading clients in India and Abroad. He has conducted workshops in the area of Predictive Modelling, Big Data Analytics, Data Visualization and Enterprise Business Intelligence in the area of Banking, Retail, Manufacturing and Telecom.
Free workshops for professors
Professors and instructors can learn SAS and develop courses and curricula with our free professional development workshops. Each session includes free course materials, instructor interaction and curriculum materials to help you develop your graduate or undergraduate courses.