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You would either have to work for a company that can sponsor you and show that you are a valuable asset to them to apply for permanant residency after receiving a O1 or O2 work visa or marry a citizen. Good Luck!

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Q: If a person snuck into the country several years ago what steps do they need to take to become a citizen if they have no intentions of ever going back to their home country?
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You can become a good citizen of your country by starting it at home. Your home/family is your first training ground to be one of the good citizen.

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