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

Apollo Group fell $1.56 or 7.4 percent, to $19.38.

Career Education Corp. fell $.09 or 2.7 percent, to $3.30.

DeVry fell $1.47 or 5.8 percent, to $23.77.

Strayer Education Inc. fell $3.86 or 6.8 percent, to $53.31.