How to Become a U.S. Citizen, There's a Class for That

A Mexican university with a branch located in Texas offers a course on how to become a U.S. citizen. Read more.

The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) offers a 30-hour course at its satellite campus in San Antonio. It’s a bilingual course and it prepares students by providing mock interviews with U.S. immigration officials, English reading and writing lessons, as well as U.S. American history and government lessons.

The course runs from February 11-April 15 from 6-9 p.m. and costs $110.

Quick facts about UNAM:

  • Founded in 1910
  • Public university with an endowment of $2.4 billion (U.S)
  • Located in Mexico City
  • One of the most recognized universities in Latin America, as well as the largest
  • In 2012, it had more than 187,000 undergrads and more than 26,000 postgrads

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Right now, could you pass the U.S. citizenship test? Well, let’s see!Take the Self-Test provided by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services by clicking here.



Here are some other samples:

Click here for a sample test provided by the Christian Science Monitor.

Click here for a sample test from NBC News.

Here is a sample quiz from, but they give you the answers with the questions.

How did you do? If you need to brush up on your English and history, check out the study guides provided by USCIS.

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