COMMITTEE FOR EARLY

CAREER ADVANCEMENT (CECA)

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Chair

Eliza MacDonald, MPA, AT, ATC

Grand Valley State University 

mats.cecat@gmail.com

Co-Chair

Rachael German

The Committee for Early Career Advancement will also be referred to as the EC Committee or CECA. This committee has been created to include both students and young professionals, taking the place of the Young Professional Committee and Athletic Training Student Committee. As the professional education of athletic trainers evolves into graduate-level professional programs this committee will focus on engaging and retaining early career professionals. 

Mission Statement: To provide athletic training students and recent graduates opportunities in networking, career progression, engagement, and promote development socially and professionally within the field of athletic training.

 

Vision Statement: To promote growth, mentorship, engagement, retention, and diversity amongst early professional athletic trainers in the state of Michigan.

QUICK LINKS:


CECA Committee Application HERE
 

  • We are accepting applications until 8 pm on Friday, September 19th

 

Outstanding Young Professional Awards HERE

MATS Student Scholarship HERE

Council on Early Career Athletic Trainers (CECAT) HERE

 

ACCREDITED ATHLETIC TRAINING PROGRAMS

The following Accredited Master Athletic Training Programs are listed in alphabetical order:
Adrian College, Central Michigan University, Concordia University Ann Arbor, Eastern Michigan University, Grand Valley State University, Michigan State University, Northern Michigan University, University of Michigan, Wayne State

 

The following Accredited Pre-Athletic Training Programs are listed in alphabetical order:

Aquinas College, Hope College, Saginaw Valley State University

 

The following Accredited Residency Athletic Training Program:
University of Michigan - Medsport

 

GLATA COUNCIL FOR EARLY CAREER ATHLETIC TRAINERS SENATORS

Michigan Representatives to the COUNCIL for EARLY CAREER ATHLETIC TRAINERS Senate:  

GLATA Executive Board has announced that GLATA Student Sentate will be dissolving into the GLATA CECAT.  This new group will be comprised of the once GLATA GSS and GLATA YPC committees.  This was due to the change in AT education requirements.  GLATA COUNCIL for EARLY CAREER ATHLETIC TRAINERS Senators are responsible for:

  • Represent students in District 4

  • Design, plan, organize and execute the Student Education Program at the GLATA Winter Meeting

  • Present an avenue for students to voice their ideas, comments and concerns

  • Provide leadership and scholarship opportunities for athletic training students in District 4

 

GLATA COUNCIL for EARLY CAREER ATHLETIC TRAINERS Senate page VISIT HERE