There are many ways to become an American citizen, each with its own system of rules and requirements. If you are considering applying for citizenship, you should familiarize yourself with the procedures involved to ensure that the process is complete without problems. The section basic concepts of citizenship describes the fundamental points that you must understand when applying to American citizenship. There are articles on dual citizenship, the requirements to obtain American citizenship, the resources of the government to help for the naturalization process, basic manuals on American citizenship for foreign children adopted, to renounce citizenship and much more. Choose an article below to get started.