Iowa State University currently has four STA-21 students, Officer Candidates Matthew Huff, Thomas Coleman, Jonathan Levay, and Andrew Chaney.
TA-21 students at Iowa State set the example for Midshipmen to follow. They are incorporated into the NROTC battalion and may hold billets at the Battalion staff level.
More information regarding the STA-21 Program can be found here
“Having Officer Candidates integrated into the workings of the Cyclone Battalion provides midshipmen the opportunity to obtain an understanding of what the fleet will be like.” -OC Chad Skyberg