United States Immigration

United States Immigration



Explore the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) website at www.uscis.gov. Explore the Tools section to review immigration options, and immigration and citizenship data. Then explore the Green Card and Citizenship sections to review the application process for each status.

Imagine yourself as a current member of an immigrant group. Think about what opinion you would have of the immigration process, including naturalization, the costs, fingerprinting, and so forth.

Write a 350- to 500-word paper in your own words.

Organize your paper as an essay with introduction, body, and conclusion paragraphs.

Address all of the following questions:

  • How easy or difficult is the immigration process for you as an immigrant?
  • Would I want to immigrate to the United States, and why?
  • Should United States government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants?
  • Should citizenship preference be given to the neediest applicants? The most talented? The most oppressed? The richest?
  • Should applications from certain countries be given priority?

Cite and reference in APA style all sources of information used.

Format your assignment according to appropriate course-level APA guidelines.