If you’re a U.S. permanent resident or green card holder and you’re interested in becoming an American citizen, you’ve likely heard about the U.S. Citizenship test. The idea of taking this important test might be intimidating, but it may reassure you to know that prep courses are available to help make the learning process easier.
Test-takers can feel better prepared by taking extra courses that specifically focus on the U.S. citizenship test, giving them the necessary skills and information that will help them gain confidence and succeed at exam time.
Here is a closer look at how taking a prep course can prepare you for the U.S. Citizenship test!
The U.S. Citizenship test focuses on English language skills as well as on U.S. history and government, including 100 civics questions with up to 10 being asked in the interview. Test takers must answer six out of 10 questions correctly in order to pass the exam. During this interview, the USCIS officer will assess your English fluency by testing your language skills in reading, writing, and speaking. The officer will also ask for your identification, placing you under oath before asking questions about the following topics:
Taking a prep class can give you access to the information you need in an easy-to-learn format that is simple, effective, and ESL-friendly. By learning the material from experienced instructors with teaching degrees, you can gain more confidence—getting closer to reaching your personal and professional goals.
For example, EFI’s U.S. Citizenship prep course covers all the subjects included in the civics exam—going over English reading, writing and speaking skills while also teaching important U.S. history and government facts. In this way, the course is designed to give permanent residents and green card holders the relevant knowledge and mindset to succeed on the exam. By receiving access to high-quality learning materials, test-takers can improve their chances of achieving a life-changing result.
Choosing to start your U.S. Citizenship test prep training can help you save time, learning through live lessons with professional teachers instead of on your own with general videos. Here, you can get direct feedback, which will help you quickly improve your language skills. EFI’s online course also gives you access to up-to-date material and strategies proven to be effective—with 90% of EFI’s students passing the exam on their first attempt.
Our online classroom creates a positive space for students to continue learning, where teachers and other classmates make up a supportive community that helps test-takers reach their goals. It is the perfect option for those wanting to make progress quickly—having fun learning with others along the way.
Are you interested in getting test-ready by starting a US Citizenship prep program?
Contact EFI for more information!