I read through the USWNR rankings for statistics grad schools and don't know if I understand the ordering. Ignoring biostatistics, the rankings look like:
University of Chicago
University of Washington
University of Michigan
As I am applying to Ph.D. programs for the fall 2021 cycle, I researched the departments. I will end up applying to almost all of these programs but wanted to ask the forum if my viewpoints make sense.
From what I have gathered