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MS in Applied Data Science: SQL/Excel/SAS

this guide was developed for the distance MS in Applied Data Science


How to Install SQL Server 

SQL Cheat Sheet


SQL Server Microsoft Documentation


Intro to SQL by Khan Academy (Course): Comprehensive video series that covers every important SQL topic:


Databases and SQL

Head First SQL by Lynn Beighley


SQL Tutorial by w3schools








Excel for Dummies - ebook at USD Copley Library [you will need to log-in with your USDOne credentials]

Copley Library catalog search for e-books on Excel - click for results, log-in needed

Excel Training Documents for Windows





Copley Library resources for SAS in ebook form - click for results, log-in needed


Free SAS E-Learning for Academics

SAS Learning Module from Institute of Digital Research and Education, UCLA