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 HISD Choice starting December 14th

    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.


Qualifying Criteria

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


    • All applicants must partake in the DeBakey Health Science/Math Readiness Assessment in order to complete and qualify their application.  Assessment scores will not be used in matrix calculations.


Application Information

How to submit an Application

Online Application Demonstration from HISD Office of School Choice on Vimeo.

Please view our narrated online School Choice application demonstration video.