Pres. Joseph K. Nicholes
Served as President 1920 - 1923, 1926 - 1933
Enrollment: 80 to 130 students
The-college won what amounted to accreditation during his presidency. Dixie Normal College became Dixie Junior College. In January 1931, he received a letter from the LDS Church Commission of Education stating all junior colleges were to be terminated. He had a mind for finances and since the college was destitute, his talents were needed and used. His firm leadership allowed Dixie to continue under State control. He had amazing ability to inspire students with self-confidence. He wanted to see young people rise above their potential and set an example for them to emulate.