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How to Apply for the United States Citizenship?

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The Citizenship of the United States is one of the most advantageous citizenships in the world, there are several benefits of having a U.S. passport including the right to work in United States, and also the right to study and live permanently in the U.S. Among the benefits of a Citizen versus a Green Card holder status there are the fact that in most cases if you comply with certain requirements of physical presence and others, the children of Americans will be American citizens by birth even if they are born in a country abroad outside of the U.S. Also as a Citizen of the U.S. you have a preference over Green Card holders when applying for a Green Card for your relatives. A Green Card status can expire, especially if you move out of the U.S. permanently for certain period of time, but the Citizenship doesn't expire. The process of becoming a U.S. citizen is also known as naturalization. Some people are born U.S. citizens and other people become naturalized citizens.
 

How to Acquire United States Citizenship by birth?:
U.S. Citizenship may be obtained by birth in the U.S., or by birth abroad from American Parents under certain conditions. In most cases even if the child has a second citizenship from abroad still will have the American citizenship by birth and therefore it will have double citizenship.

 

How to Become American Citizen?
Foreigners can become American Citizens through the process of Naturalization. To be eligible to apply for the U.S. citizenship there are several requirements and conditions. U.S. legal permanent residents holding a Green Card are in general eligible to apply for the U.S. citizenship after living in the U.S. for certain amount of years. If the resident is married to a U.S. citizen then the waiting time is 3 years, but if the resident is not married to a U.S. citizen then the waiting time increases to 5 years. Some other requirements include physical presence, good moral and character and other U.S. citizenship application requirements. Some naturalization requirements may be waived for individuals currently serving in the United States military.

U.S. Naturalization Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years old at the time of filing your Application for Naturalization
  • Continuous residence in the US during certain time.
  • physical presence in the US for certain amount of time.
  • Good moral character and character.
  • To take the United States Citizenship Test
  • Good knowledge of the English language.
  • Civic Knowledge
  • Have lived within the state or USCIS district with jurisdiction over your place of residence for at least 3 months prior to the date of filing Form N-400.


There are several frequent questions about how to apply for the United States citizenship, including the following:

 

 

 

 

 

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Frequent Questions about How to Apply for the United States citizenship:

  • How to become a United States citizen?
  • Who is eligible to become a U.S. citizen?
  • American citizenship information
  • How to become a U.S. citizen after I obtain my Green Card?
  • I am a U.S. citizen, how do I request the citizenship of the United States for my spouse (wife or husband) and for my children?
  • Can I receive the U.S. citizenship through an H1 work visa?
  • Can I receive the U.S. citizenship though any type of U.S. visa?
  • Where should I file and submit my citizenship application?
  • How long does it takes the process of the citizenship application?
  • US citizenship filing fees and application forms
     

 

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