Vocational Schools Based on Regional Potential in Ciamis, Indonesia
L. S. Syarifah, T. C. Kurniatun & J. Permana
Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia, Bandung, Indonesia
The aim of this research was to discover about management of vocational schools based on regional potential in Ciamis City is one of several cities in West Java Province, Indonesia. The research used qualitative approach with descriptive analysis. The primary data is interview with the teachers at Vocational School Number 1 Cipaku and the secondary data is vocational school documents from Education Departement of Ciamis, report the economic potential of Ciamis from Development Planning Agency of Ciamis and literature review. The results of this research shown that only 14 majors group included in the Agribusiness and Agrotechnology with percentage of total number of 4% or 653 students. There is a gap between majors in vocational school with regional potential in Ciamis, therefore should be an evaluation about relevance for it. In the future, it is the right efforts to reassurance society that vocational schools in agribusiness and agrotechnology is essential and have great prospects.
Topic: Educational Administration