Maya is an industry standard 3D modeling program. They offer a free “personal learning edition” so you can get used to using it. They have it for Mac and Windows. If you are interesting in pursuing a career as a game designer, 3D animator, or graphic designer, this is a free version of a program you’ll most likely be using.
Ted Curran is a Learning Experience Designer/Developer for Autodesk. He is committed to empowering educators and learners to create transformational change through effective pedagogy and technology integration. You can follow Ted on Mastodon, LinkedIn or learn more at my 'About" page. These thoughts are my own.