Brigham Young University is a private research university in Provo, Utah. It was founded in 1875 by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) and is the flagship institution of the Church Educational System. The university offers over 180 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in more than 100 fields of study spread across 11 colleges and schools. The university is known for its strong programs in business, law, engineering, nursing, and education. The university is also known for its strict honor code, which requires students to adhere to certain standards of behavior and dress.