Education

Give your skills a boost and make your work more productive with the best Mac apps for education. From language learning apps, e-Books, and note-taking tools to typing tutors, task-management services, and sketching apps, we choose the best education software to keep your knowledge growing.

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Periodic Table
Periodic Table

4.8

Periodic table of the chemical elements.
$25.00
4.5.5
Rosetta Stone TOTALe
Rosetta Stone TOTALe

1.0

Learn languages with immersion.
$499.00
1.6
Periodic Table Explorer
Periodic Table Explorer

4.5

Complete reference for the elements.
$1.99
1.6.2
Dilo
Dilo

5.0

German/English translation dictionary.
Free
3.00
iWisdom
iWisdom

0.0

Manage a list of quotations.
Free
0.16
SuperMjograph
SuperMjograph

3.0

Simple but highly functional 2D plotting program (beta).
Free
2.1
CocoAspell
CocoAspell

4.7

Open source spell-checker.
Free
3.2.0
Periodic Table
Periodic Table

4.5

Learn the Periodic Table.
Free
7.1.11
Ultralingua French-English Dictionary
Ultralingua French-English Dictionary

4.0

Collegiate-level lexicon and verb book.
$34.96
1.8
4Peaks
4Peaks

4.9

Visualize and edit DNA sequence files.
Free
3.5
CalcService
CalcService

4.5

Calculates math formulas in any text editor.
Free
6.7.0
SimpleDEMViewer
SimpleDEMViewer

4.5

Browses Digital Elevation Model data as pictures.
Free
4.1.6
Whirlwind WordSearch
Whirlwind WordSearch

5.0

Versatile word-search maker.
$19.99
10.5.1
CrystalMaker
CrystalMaker

4.8

Display and manipulate crystal structures.
$750.00
1.4.1
MegaTrack
MegaTrack

4.6

Tropical storm/hurricane tracking for the Atlantic/Pacific.
Free
2.0.1
Translator
Translator

5.0

Translate 50+ languages with voice support.
Free
4.0.8
Before You Know It
Before You Know It

5.0

A fast and efficient way to learn new languages; deluxe version available.
Free
2.9.1
Vocab
Vocab

3.7

Customizable vocabulary-learning tool.
$4.99
1.2.5
RPN Scientific
RPN Scientific

4.7

Calculator with many mathematical functions.
Free
5.0.8
SnapGene Viewer
SnapGene Viewer

4.5

View richly annotated sequence files.
Free
3.3.0
Prime Number Generator
Prime Number Generator

4.0

Find prime numbers.
Free
9.0.1
Physics 101
Physics 101

3.0

Physics homework and studying assistant.
$4.95
2.6
Solscape
Solscape

4.5

Solar data browser.
Free
2.9.2
Flashcard Hero
Flashcard Hero

2.5

Elegant yet versatile study aid.
$7.99
7.4.4
Folding@Home
Folding@Home

3.0

Help advance science by processing analyses of proteins (beta).
Free
3.5
Quran Majeed
Quran Majeed

5.0

Complete Quran in Arabic.
$5.99
0.9 rc2
Kiwix
Kiwix

4.9

Offline reader for Web content.
Free
1.0.3
My Game Of Life
My Game Of Life

5.0

Cocoa-based implementation of Conways game of life.
Free
14.30.2
Jmol
Jmol

5.0

Molecule viewer for students/educators/researchers.
Free
2.5
Solve Elec
Solve Elec

4.7

Electrical circuit analysis and resolution.
Free
5.0.1
Morse Mania X
Morse Mania X

4.8

Learn Morse Code on your Mac.
$19.99
10.1
fp Plugin
fp Plugin

5.0

Adds BigInteger, BigFloat, and BigComplex to REALbasic.
Free
1.2
SCOtutor for Mac
SCOtutor for Mac

4.5

Get the most out of your Mac with video tutorials.
Free
7.8.1
CLC Main Workbench
CLC Main Workbench

5.0

Bioinformatics analyses and data management.
$1999.00
1.1.0
50 States and Capitals
50 States and Capitals

4.7

Memorize the fifty states and their capitals.
Free
0.9
Bréviaire d'orthographe Française
Bréviaire d'orthographe Française

5.0

French grammar software in French only.
Free
0.8.0
Avogadro2
Avogadro2

4.5

Advanced molecule editor and visualizer (beta).
Free
1.0.1
nonpareil
nonpareil

3.9

Micro-assembler & simulator package for HP calculators.
Free
2.5.17
Free42
Free42

5.0

Re-implementation of HP-42S calculator and HP-82240 printer.
Free
2.1
iKana
iKana

4.8

Teaches the Japanese phonetic alphabets Hiragana and Katakana.
$15.40
1.0
Grays Anatomy Student Edition
Grays Anatomy Student Edition

0.0

Classic human anatomy reference book.
Free
3.0.0
iMathGeo
iMathGeo

5.0

Create 2D and 3D graphs.
$21.99
8.0.9.1
AceReader Pro
AceReader Pro

0.0

Speed reading and fluency assessment tool for all ages.
$69.95
R4
Latin Words
Latin Words

4.8

Latin dictionary.
Free
3.3.1
miXscope
miXscope

5.0

Imaging tool for the USB QX series & MiScope microscopes.
$17.95
3.0.4
TranslateQ
TranslateQ

2.7

Online translator.
Free
2.1
Findings
Findings

5.0

Lab notebook app for scientists.
$49.00
2.4
iSend
iSend

4.8

Widget sends text messages to cellphone.
Free