Proceedings of the First National Seminar Universitas Sari Mulia, NS-UNISM 2019, 23rd November 2019, Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan, Indonesia

Research Article

ENTREPRENEURSHIP OF MIDWIFERY ACADEMY ALUMNI (A CASE STUDY OF SARI MULIA MIDIWFERY ACADEMY’S ALUMNI)

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.23-11-2019.2298357,
        author={Sitti  Khadijah and Susanti  Suhartati},
        title={ENTREPRENEURSHIP OF MIDWIFERY ACADEMY ALUMNI  (A CASE STUDY OF SARI MULIA MIDIWFERY ACADEMY’S ALUMNI) },
        proceedings={Proceedings of the First National Seminar Universitas Sari Mulia, NS-UNISM 2019,  23rd November 2019, Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={NS-UNISM},
        year={2020},
        month={7},
        keywords={entrepreneurship midwifery alumni entrepreneurship education},
        doi={10.4108/eai.23-11-2019.2298357}
    }
    
  • Sitti Khadijah
    Susanti Suhartati
    Year: 2020
    ENTREPRENEURSHIP OF MIDWIFERY ACADEMY ALUMNI (A CASE STUDY OF SARI MULIA MIDIWFERY ACADEMY’S ALUMNI)
    NS-UNISM
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.23-11-2019.2298357
Sitti Khadijah1,*, Susanti Suhartati1
  • 1: UniversitasSari Mulia, Indonesia
*Contact email: sittikhadijah@unism.ac.id

Abstract

Workforce unemployment of fresh graduates from vocational high schools and universities in Indonesia is still high. To face the problem, the government instructs Entrepreneurship Education subject to be taught at university levels. This study has purpose to find out the entrepreneurship of 70 Sari Mulia Midwifery Academy’s alumni two years after graduation using descriptive qualitative method. The results of the study shows that of the alumni, 77% have jobs, 87 % have jobs in their competency area, 47% become entrepreneurs, 39.06% have jobs and become entrepreneurs, 64% become entrepreneurs to get more income, 43% become entrepreneurs more than six months to a year after graduation, 67% become entrepreneurs in trading and 64% earn five hundreds to a million rupiahs per month from their entrepreneurial business. Thus, this study shows that as aimed by Entrepreneurship Education subject, becoming entrepreneur is chose by Sari Mulia Midwifery Academy’s alumni in dealing with unemployment.