There are many advantages to becoming a United States citizen. Some of these include:

  1. Protection from deportation
  2. Less restrictions on travel and easier re-entry with a U.S. passport
  3. Full protection of U.S. Constitution and law
  4. Right to apply for family members to join you in the U.S.
  5. Eligibility for certain state and federal jobs
  6. Right to vote and right to sit on a jury