Becoming a U.S. Citizen is the most important thing that a legal permanent resident can do for himself, his family and this country.
HOW DO I BECOME A U.S. CITIZEN?
There are several ways to become a US Citizen. One of them is by filing an application for citizenship by “Naturalization This is the process where a legal permanent resident files to become a U.S.Citizen after being a legal permanent resident for five years. The waiting period is only three years if the legal resident is married to a U.S. citizenship.
Citizenship granted to a legal resident after he or she fulfills the following:
1) You have been a permanent resident for at least 5 years and meet all other eligibility requirements.
2) You have been a permanent resident for 3 years or more and meet all eligibility requirements to file as a spouse of a U.S. citizen.
3) You have qualifying service in the U.S. armed forces and meet all other eligibility requirements.
4) Your child may qualify for naturalization if you are a U.S. citizen, the child was born outside the U.S., the child is currently residing outside the U.S., and all other eligibility requirements are met.