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Free SAS Certification Practice Exams

Are you preparing to take a SAS Certification?

Test your knowledge ahead of time and include a free practice exam as a part of your study routine. It’s a great way to ensure you’re ready to schedule and take your certification exam. All you have to do is select the associated exam below, create a SAS profile and get started. Stop and start at your convenience throughout the duration of your 180-day access period.

What you need to know

  • Practice exams are available for 180 days from activation date.
  • Access at your convenience: start and stop when you want, plus no clock.
  • Receive a dynamic score report that includes performance detail, context for correct answer, and ability to review all questions.
  • Re-attempt the practice exam as many times as you want.


  • Click the appropriate practice exam
  • Set up a SAS profile. If you already have one, sign in.
  • Accept the license agreement.
  • Start the exam

Software access

The Base Programming Specialist, Advanced Programming Professional, and Predictive Modeling performance-base practice exams require access to SAS software to complete the performance-based projects.

  • For the programming exams, you may use the virtual lab that is included with the practice exam, SAS OnDemand for Academics or your own installation of SAS.
  • For the Predictive Modeling exam, you will need to provide your own installation of SAS Enterprise Miner.