To qualify for citizenship, you must:
There are exceptions to the English and civics rules. There are other basic requirements, too.
Answer our Citizenshipworks Prescreening questions to find out if you qualify to apply.
Most people have to know some English to qualify for citizenship. The citizenship interview has a test to see if you can read, write, and speak basic English.Read More
Getting citizenship takes a while, depending on where you live. After USCIS receives your application, the process can take 6 months to 2 years, or longer.Read More
Common questions and answers about children and citizenship. How does a child born overseas get citizenship? Is my child included in my application? How do I prove my child is a citizen?Read More
To qualify for citizenship, you must: Be at least 18 years old. Be a permanent resident (have a green card) for at least...Read More
To fill out a citizenship application online, you have three options: the U.S. government website; for-profit companies, or; nonprofit organizations.Read More