Introduction to DeBakey High School for Health Professions

How to Apply

  • Thank you for your interest in Michael E. DeBakey High School for Health Professions.


    The application process period for 2022-2023 is from December 14, 2022 - February 2, 2023. 

    You can submit an online application at Choose HISD starting December 14th at 10am

    The deadline to apply for Phase 1 is February 2, 2023.

    It is highly recommended that you apply during Phase 1 as late applicants are considered on a space available basis.

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Qualifying Criteria

    • Students must have a minimum matrix score of "80" in order to qualify.


    **Based on the most recent information we have received from HISD, the testing requirement for DeBakey has been lifted for all students applying through HISD School Choice. Once you have finished filling out the application online, your application should be completed. Final notifications for Phase 1 applicants will be going out via email during the week on April 5th.

How to submit an Application

23-24 Applying to a School Choice Program

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