|New American Citizen Badge|
The one thing that it is simple to say is there is no secrecy to becoming a naturalized U.S. citizen. Most naturalization ceremonies are massed group events with dozens or tens of dozens taking the oath at the same time.
This video shows a Naturalization oath taking in Clovis, California.
As you will see there are lots of people taking the oath on this occassion. One of the new citizens is also a serving member of the military, so few people realise that many who serve our country in our military are not actually citizens. But the military has proved a valuable entrance point for new citizens