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 now open.
You can submit an online application at HISD Choice starting September 17th.
The deadline to apply for Phase 1 is November 18, 2021.
It is highly recommended that you apply during Phase 1 as late applicants are considered on a space available basis.
- 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.
- Students must also complete Algebra 1 by August 2022 for enrollment in DeBakey. If Algebra 1 is not completed by 8th grade, student must complete DeBakey's summer Algebra Camp.