If you are from a foreign country and wish to become a citizen of the United States, you should be aware of all your options. Naturalization is one of those options, and is granted to foreign citizens who have met the requirements created in the Immigration and Nationality Act. If you do indeed meet the requirements, you are able to apply for citizenship by taking a naturalization test.
One way to meet the requirements set by Congress to apply for naturalization is to have lived in the country for a minimum of five years and meet all of the other requirements as stated. These include the following: