1968-1977, Dean Brisbin


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1968

Bryce J. Brisbin becomes the college’s second dean.
The General Business Administration Department changes to the Business Administration Department. Two-Year Certificates are changed to Two-Year Associate Degrees.
The college begins its first year in Guthrie Hall, designed by Las Cruces architect Loren Mastin and constructed by Bradbury and Stamm.

The Round Up: Dedication of Guthrie Hall

Round Up article: Dedication of Guthrie Hall on Nov. 21, 1969

Round Up article: Dedication of Guthrie Hall on Nov. 21, 1969

Guthrie Hall under construction. (NMSU photo)

Guthrie Hall and The Traders Statue


Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Accounting
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • General Business
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Secretarial Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Two-Year Associate Degrees:

  • Secretarial Administration
  • Data Processing and Computer Technology

Dean
Bryce J. Brisbin, 1968-1977
Accounting, Dept Head: Professor Bryce J. Brisbin
Professors: Lionel D. Haight
Associate Professors: William Azel Alford, Al Conely
Assistant Professors: Sandy Beal
Instructors: d’Ouville
Business Administration, Dept Head: Frederick T. Downs
Professors: Glen Mitchell, Khateeb M. “Pasha” Hussain
Associate Professors: William Azel Alford, Done, Mahmoud, Reilly, Laura Smith
Assistant Professors: Jay Becklin, Eleanor Heins, John Loveland
Economics, Dept Head: Paul W. Zickefoose
Professors: Sven Hermansen, Glen Mitchell, James Nordyke
Associate Professors: Robert W. Beckstead
Assistant Professors: Jay Becklin, Jerry Hunt, Bruce Kimzey, James Taylor

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1969-1970)


1969

Majors in General Business and Management are combined into General Management.
The Two-Year Associate Degree for Data Processing and Computer Technology becomes Business Data Processing.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Accounting
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • General Management
    • Marketing
    • Secretarial Administration
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Two-Year Associate Degrees:

  • Secretarial Administration
  • Business Data Processing

Dean
Bryce J. Brisbin, 1968-1977
Accounting, Dept Head: Associate Professor Allan Savage
Professors: Lionel D. Haight
Associate Professors: William Azel Alford, Al Conely
Assistant Professors: Sandy BealInstructors: d’Ouville
Business Administration, Dept Head: Associate Professor Jay R. Becklin
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Fred Downs, Khateeb M. “Pasha” Hussain, Glen Mitchell
Associate Professors: Done, Mahmoud, Reilly, Laura Smith
Assistant Professors: Paul Bartlett, Eleanor Heins, Jerry Hunt, John Loveland, Art Whatley
Economics, Dept Head: Paul W. Zickefoose
Professors: Sven Hermansen, Glen Mitchell, James Nordyke
Associate Professors: Robert W. Beckstead, Jay Becklin
Assistant Professors: Jerry Hunt, Bruce Kimzey, Eliot Orton, D.B. Smith, James Taylor

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1970-1971)


1970

Frederick T. Downs becomes the Assistant Dean.
The BBA adds a Business Systems Analysis major.
The major for Secretarial Administration is discontinued.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Accounting
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • General Management
    • Marketing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Associate Degrees:

  • Secretarial Administration
  • Business Data Processing

Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Assistant Dean 1970-1972
Accounting, Dept Head: Professor Allan Savage
Professors: Lionel D. Haight
Associate Professors: William Azel Alford, Al Conely
Assistant Professors: Sandy Beal
Business Administration, Dept Head: Associate Professor Jay R. Becklin
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Fred Downs, Khateeb M. “Pasha” Hussain, Glen Mitchell
Associate Professors: Done, Jerry Hunt, Nelson, Laura Smith
Assistant Professors: Paul Bartlett, Eleanor Heins, John Loveland, Art Whatley
Economics, Dept Head: Paul W. Zickefoose
Professors: Sven Hermansen, James Nordyke
Associate Professors: Robert W. Beckstead, Jay Becklin
Assistant Professors: Thomas Goho, Jerry Hunt, Bruce Kimzey, Eliot Orton, D.B. Smith, James Taylor

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1971-1972)


1971

Graduate degrees are added for an MBA and a Master of Arts in Economics.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Accounting
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • General Management
    • Marketing
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics

Associate Degrees:

  • Secretarial Administration
  • Business Data Processing

Graduate Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Economics

Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Assistant Dean 1970-1972
Accounting, Dept Head: Interim
Professors: XX
Associate Professors: Al Conely
Assistant Professors: Patricia C. Christmore
Business Administration, Dept Head: Associate Professor Dan L. Costley
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Fred Downs, Khateeb M. “Pasha” Hussain, Glen Mitchell
Associate Professors: Paul Bartlett, Jay Becklin, Done, Jerry Hunt, John Loveland, Nelson
Assistant Professors: Eleanor Heins, Art Whatley
Instructors: Frankie Clemons
Economics, Dept Head: Associate Professor James A. Zwerneman
Professors: Sven Hermansen, James Nordyke, Paul Zickefoose
Associate Professors: Jerry Hunt, Bruce Kimzey
Assistant Professors: Thomas Goho, Eliot Orton, Parker, D.B. Smith, James Taylor

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1972-1973)


1972

The BBA major in Accounting is changed to Bachelor of Accountancy.
General Management changes to Management, and Managerial Accounting is added.
The Accounting Department name is changed to the Accounting & Finance Department.
The Business Administration Department is changed to the Management Department.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Marketing

Associate Degrees:

  • Secretarial Administration
  • Business Data Processing

Graduate Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Economics

Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Associate Dean 1972-1978
Accounting & Finance, Dept Head: Associate Professor William K. Daugherty
Associate Professors: Bill Call
Assistant Professors: James Bullock, Patricia C. Christmore, Allen Doyle, Tony Peinado
Economics, Dept Head: Professor James A. Zwerneman
Professors: Sven Hermansen, James Nordyke, Paul Zickefoose
Associate Professors: Jerry Hunt, Bruce Kimzey, James Taylor
Assistant Professors: Thomas Goho, Eliot Orton, Parker, D.B. Smith
Instructors: Ben Matta
Management, Dept Head: Associate Professor Dan L. Costley
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Fred Downs, Khateeb M. “Pasha” Hussain, Glen Mitchell
Associate Professors: Done, Jerry Hunt, John Loveland, Art Whatley
Assistant Professors: John DeGroot, Eleanor Heins, Smith, Del Wells
Instructors: Ted Baron, Frankie Clemons, Jim Erbes, Fred Jones

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1973-1974)


1973

The Associate Degrees for Secretarial Administration and Business Data Processing are discontinued.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Marketing

Graduate Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Economics

Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Associate Dean 1972-1978
Accounting & Finance, Dept Head: Professor William K. Daugherty
Associate Professors: Bill Call
Assistant Professors: James Bullock, Patricia C. Christmore, Allen Doyle, Tony Peinado
Economics, Dept Head: Professor James Nordyke
Professors: Sven Hermansen, Paul Zickefoose, James A. Zwerneman
Associate Professors: Bruce Kimzey, James Taylor
Assistant Professors: Mike Ellis, Eliot Orton
Instructors: Ben Matta
Management, Dept Head: Professor Dan L. Costley
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Fred Downs, Glen Mitchell
Associate Professors: Done, Jerry Hunt, John Loveland, Art Whatley
Assistant Professors: Ted Baron, John DeGroot, Eleanor Heins, Smith, Del Wells
Instructors: Frankie Clemons

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1974-1975)


1974

The Management Department adds Marketing to its name.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Marketing

Graduate Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Economics

Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Associate Dean 1972-1978
Accounting & Finance, Dept Head: Professor William K. Daugherty
Professors: Allan Savage
Associate Professors: Bill Call, Thomas Goho
Assistant Professors: James Bullock, Patricia C. Christmore, Tony Peinado
Economics, Dept Head: Professor James Nordyke
Professors: Andrew Burke, Sven Hermansen, Paul Zickefoose, James A. Zwerneman
Associate Professors: Bruce Kimzey, James Taylor
Assistant Professors: Mike Ellis, Paul McDevitt, Eliot Orton
Instructors: Ben Matta
Management & Marketing, Dept Head: Professor Dan L. Costley
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Fred Downs, Cy Marshak, Glen Mitchell, Ed Thode
Associate Professors: John Loveland, Smith, Art Whatley
Assistant Professors: John DeGroot, Carlos Restrepo, Del Wells
Instructors: Frankie Clemons

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1975-1976)


1975

The Management and Marketing Department is renamed back to the Management Department.
The Marketing & General Business Department is added to the college.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Marketing

Graduate Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Economics
Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Associate Dean 1972-1978
Accounting & Finance, Dept Head: Professor William K. Daugherty
Professors: Allan Savage
Associate Professors: Bill Call, Patricia C. Christmore, Thomas Goho
Assistant Professors: Robert Brennan, Josh Kramer
Economics, Dept Head: Professor James Nordyke
Professors: Andrew Burke, Sven Hermansen, Paul Zickefoose, James A. Zwerneman
Associate Professors: Bruce Kimzey, James Taylor
Assistant Professors: Jose Coronado, Mike Ellis, Paul McDevitt, Tom McKinnon, Eliot Orton
Instructors: Ben Matta
Management, Dept Head: Professor Dan L. Costley
Professors: Ed Thode
Associate Professors: Richard Christ, John Loveland, Smith, Art Whatley
Assistant Professors: Jack Ancker, Frankie Clemons
Marketing & General Business, Dept Acting Head: Bryce J. Brisbin
Professors: Fred Downs, Cy Marshak
Assistant Professors: Karen Burn, John DeGroot, Carlos Restrepo, Del Wells

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1976-1977)


1976

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Marketing

Graduate Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Economics

Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Associate Dean 1972-1978
Accounting & Finance, Dept Head: Associate Professor Patricia C. Christmore
Professors: William Daugherty, Allan Savage
Associate Professors: Bill Call, Thomas Goho
Assistant Professors: Benson, Robert Brennan, Christopher Erickson, Janie Flynt, Josh Kramer, Barry Marks
Instructors: Richard Beyer
Economics, Dept Head: Professor James Nordyke
Professors: Andrew Burke, Sven Hermansen, Paul Zickefoose, James A. Zwerneman
Associate Professors: Bruce Kimzey, James Taylor
Assistant Professors: Jose Coronado, Mike Ellis, Paul McDevitt, Tom McKinnon, Eliot Orton
Instructors: Michael Fabritius, Ben Matta, Ken Nowotny
Management, Dept Head: Professor Dan L. Costley
Professors: Ed Thode
Associate Professors: Richard Christ, John Loveland, Smith, Art Whatley
Assistant Professors: Jack Ancker, Frankie Clemons, Larry Wall
Marketing & General Business, Dept Head: Professor Robin T. Peterson
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Fred Downs, Cy Marshak, Del Wells
Assistant Professors: Karen Burn, David Carlson, Eric Pratt
Instructors: James McKinney

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1977-1978)


1977

The college initiates an Associate Degree in Pre-Business.

Undergraduate Degrees:

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics
  • Bachelor of Business Administration with majors in
    • Business Systems Analysis
    • Economics
    • Finance
    • Management
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Marketing

Associate Degree in Pre-Business

Graduate Degrees:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Arts in Economics

Deans
Bryce J. Brisbin, Dean 1968-1977
Frederick T. Downs, Associate Dean 1972-1978
Accounting & Finance, Dept Head: Associate Professor Patricia C. Christmore
Professors: William Daugherty, Ron Sprecher
Associate Professors: Jim Bullock, Bill Call
Assistant Professors: Benson, Robert Brennan, Josh Kramer, Rex Lish, Barry Marks, Lee Zink
Economics, Dept Head: Professor James Nordyke
Professors: Andrew Burke, Sven Hermansen, Paul Zickefoose
Associate Professors: Bruce Kimzey, Eliot Orton, James Taylor
Assistant Professors: Mike Ellis, Paul McDevitt, Tom McKinnon, Ken Nowotny
Instructors: Ben Matta
Management, Dept Head: Professor Dan L. Costley
Professors: Fred Downs, Ed Thode
Associate Professors: Richard Christ, John Loveland, D.B. Smith, Art Whatley
Assistant Professors: Frankie Clemons, Jim Shannon, Larry Wall
Marketing & General Business, Dept Head: Professor Robin T. Peterson
Professors: Bryce Brisbin, Del Wells
Associate Professors: Buddy Fay
Assistant Professors: John Bigler, David Carlson, Bob Lill, Eric Pratt
Instructors: James McKinney

(Source: NMSU Undergraduate Catalog 1978-1979)