NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of some top education companies are down at 1 p.m.:

Apollo Group fell $.39 or 1.9 percent, to $20.03.

Career Education Corp. fell $.10 or 3.0 percent, to $3.20.

DeVry fell $.21 or .9 percent, to $22.91.

Strayer Education Inc. fell $1.53 or 2.6 percent, to $56.08.