Iowa State University currently has three MECEP students, Gunnery Sergeant Alfredo Hernandez, Staff Sergeant Justin Machacek, and Sergeant Kristopher Dietrich.
MECEP students at Iowa State set the example for Midshipmen to follow. They are incorporated into the NROTC battalion and serve as instructors during events like the Field Exercise and Bulldog Prep.
More information regarding the Marine Enlisted Commissioning Education Program can be found here.
"Iowa State provides a comfortable environment that allows you to focus on the main goal of becoming a Marine Officer." -SSgt Justin Machacek