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Demand Driven

Accelerated Learning

I/O Avenue is where hard work meets opportunity. Our code academy provides accelerated training for in-demand, 21st century skills.


Our Mission

I/O Avenue empowers motivated students with the skills they need to succeed in a changing economy. We're building an inclusive academy for the ambitious, the curious, and the committed. Our program connects the companies of today with the creators of tomorrow. We work with community and corporate partners to understand market needs and secure pathways to employment. 

Highway Program

Web Development | Ruby on Rails

The Highway program is our flagship web development course where students gain in-demand skills and experience through project-based learning focused on building real-world software applications. 


  • HTML, CSS, Javascript (frontend)
  • Ruby on Rails (backend)
  • SQL (databases)
  • Git and Github (source code management)
  • Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
  • Agile Methodology
  • MVC Paradigm

Summer 2018 Cohort applications open March 1, 2018 and close June 3, 2018.

Our Team

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Ryan Kopinsky, Ph.D.


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Enara Nazarova

Operations Lead

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Clay Terry

Instructional Lead

Our Partners

Founding Partners

Employer Partners


Hiring? Join Our Employer Member Network

Through the Tallahassee TechHire initiative and beyond, we are working with North Florida's leading employers to place academy graduates in cutting-edge jobs.